"Theory is when you know everything, but nothing works. 

Practice is when everything works, but no one knows why. 

In our lab, theory and practice are combined: nothing works, and no one knows why!"


  Catia Lab is the laboratory by which UPB - Aerospace Engineering Faculty and ALTEN Delivery Center Bucharest (GECI Engineering Services) lay the foundations of the next generation of aircraft design engineers. We invite all interested students wishing to learn more...

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Sponsorship S.C. AEROSTAR S.A. Bacau

Sponsorship S.C. AEROSTAR S.A. Bacau On Monday, 20 November 2018, the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering received from S.C. AEROSTAR S.A. Bacau company a sponsorship that comprises cargo aircraft components (taken out of use), such as: actuator for the landing gear,...

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Polizu Wind Tunnel

  The Wind Tunnel in Polizu at the time of its inauguration represented one of the most advanced aerodynamic labs in the world. The tunnel was designed by  Ion Stroescu (1888-1961), based on an original blue print, which included a patent and more innovations...

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Aerospace Structures Laboratory

  Equipping the Aerospace Structure Laboratory with an AG6 aircraft The Faculty of Aerospace Engineering wishes to warmly thank the management and staff of AEROSTAR S.A. Bacau that contributed to the endowment of the Aerospace Structures Laboratory by donating a...

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Jet Engines Laboratory

  Jet Engine Laboratory - Sectioned Viper 632-41R jet engine built by Turbomecanica under license from Rolls Royce - used for the Romanian-Yugoslav fighter aircraft IAR-93 Orao and the Romanian IAR-99 Soim advanced training jet and light attack aircraft.   The Jet...

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Experimental Aerodynamics Laboratory

The Experimental Aerodynamics Laboratory of the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering is one of the oldest in the world (1931), serving over the years in the design of many types of aircraft - now upgraded with state-of-the-art data acquisition systems....

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Flight Test and Experimental Models Laboratory

  The Flight Test and Experimental Models Laboratory has been involved for 10 years in the major international UAV competitions. In 2015 in the United States, the Phoenix team of the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, led by Prof. Eng. Petrisor Pârvu, ranked 4th in a...

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Avionics Laboratory

  The Avionics Laboratory enables students to engage in aeronautical, radio navigation, radio communication, automated systems, electronic, electric and power experiments - aerospace engineering is multidisciplinary in excellence covering all these areas of...

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Aviation Electronics Laboratory

  The aviation electronics lab provides student with support for the design, simulation and testing of practical work in digital and analog electronics. These includes interfacing transducers / sensors for different communication buses used by on-board computers...

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