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  • Project Synopses Aeronautics and Air Transport - Volume 2
    Published on: 27/08/2012
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    This publication provides information on the 65 research projects on aeronautics and air transport that were selected in the 2010 and 2011 Calls for Proposals of the Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Demonstration (FP7). The background, objectives, description of work and expected results of each project are described. Contact details of the project coordinators and the partnerships are also given. Comprehensive index lists by technical discipline, acronym, partner and i...
  • Innovation for our future mobility
    Published on: 12/06/2012
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    The Transport Directorate of the European Commission's DG for Research and Innovation strives to support excellent European research projects in the field of transport: projects that contribute to a cleaner, safer and smarter pan-European transport system and to a more competitive European continent. To this end, a budget of €4.16 billion is reserved under the Seventh Framework Programme for Research (FP7, from 2007-2013). The research funded ranges from wholly novel approaches to transport, to ...
  • Tips for project coordinators
    Published on: 09/03/2012
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    Communication, dissemination and exploitation — a team working on an FP7 project is called upon to take part in various activities that will bring their research to the attention of as many relevant people as possible. With a little creativity, strategic communication efforts can help publicise your work in such a way that you will profit: through new business opportunities, a larger network or increased awareness about your work. This short guide will help you attain just that. You will be give...
  • What the European Commission is funding: all project synopses
    Published on: 16/12/2011
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    Projects from recent calls may not yet be available in print, but can be found online on Cordis. FP7 (2007 - 2013) Sustainable surface transport research Provides information on more than 100 projects which were selected in the first two FP7 Calls in the field of sustainable surface transport (2007 and 2008). Aeronautics and air transport research - volume 2 Provides information on more than 65 projects which were selected in the FP7 Calls in the field of aeronautics and air transport in 2010 an...
  • Linking research and standardization
    Published on: 15/11/2011
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    In many EU calls for research and innovation projects, standardization is identified as a key activity, deliverable or targeted outcome of future projects. With this publication, the CEN and CENELEC committees for standardization have published a handbook to guide researchers through the standardization process and provide support in linking standardization with research.
  • Innovation for resource efficiency
    Published on: 05/09/2011
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    This publication showcases EU-funded projects and their concrete solutions for a more efficient use of resources. In the field of transport research it includes information on research into reducing resource waste in manufacturing, cleaner ships coated in air, alternative fuels for planes, recycling of asphalt and reducing dependency on rare earth materials.
  • Transport Work Programme 2012
    Published on: 22/06/2011
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    The Work Programme 2012 outlines the funding priorities for transport research under the FP7 programme for the year 2012. The main focus is on eco-innovation, safe and seamless mobility, and competitiveness through innovation. Calls for research proposals that are in line with this Programme have been launched on 20 July 2011. Researchers, universities, SMEs, large companies and research institutes are welcome to submit their proposals up to 1 December 2011.
  • Europe's Vision for Aviation
    Published on: 31/03/2011
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    The report was prepared for Commissioners Kallas and Geoghegan-Quinn, responsible for research and innovation, by representatives from the infrastructure, vehicle, operation, fuel and research sectors. The high-level group on aviation and aeronautics research was created in December 2010 and the central message of the report is to promote global leadership of the European industry and a competitive, clean, safe and secure aviation by 2050, with citizens' and society's needs at the heart of the s...
  • A Background Document from ACARE (The Advisory Council for Aeronautics Research in Europe)
    Published on: 17/08/2010
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  • 7th Framework Programme 2007-2013
    Published on: 01/02/2010
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    Project Synopses – Volume 1 / Calls 2007 & 2008
  • Flying Solo
    Published on: 01/11/2009
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    The Clean Sky initiative aims to develop cleaner and quieter aircraft in order to establish an innovative and competitive Air Transport System. It will be built upon 6 different technical areas called Integrated Technology Demonstrators (ITDs): Smart fixed wing aircraft; green regional aircraft; green rotorcraft; sustainable and green engines; systems for green operations; eco-design. In addition, the Technology Evaluator (TE) will be used to assess the impact of all innovations at a global leve...
  • Advisory Council for Aeronautics Research in Europe
    Published on: 01/11/2008
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    The present document is significant because it will serve as a stepping stone along the path to a new Vision of Air Transport stretching well beyond the 2020 horizon. It is a milestone in the roadmap which will culminate with a third edition of the Strategic Research Agenda. This 2008 Addendum is the result of an open process based on consensus, where all stakeholders of the ACARE community provided their views.
  • Monitoring progress towards Gender Equality in the Sixth Framework Programme
    Published on: 10/06/2008
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    This report presents the results for Aeronautics and Space, an area closely related to physics and engineering, which are not only the most male-dominated scientific fields, but also the fields in which the relevance of gender in research content is least evident.
  • FP7 Aeronautics and Air Transport
    Published on: 01/04/2008
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  • Project synopses - volume 2
    Published on: 01/01/2008
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    This project synopsis represents Aeronautics Research projects from the Sixth European Research Framework. Grouped by sector and technological areas, projects and other research actions are detailed according to their objectives, methodologies and results. Administrative information is also provided and a comprehensive partner index lists all project participants.
  • Advisory Council for Aeronautics Research in Europe
    Published on: 01/11/2007
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    The concept of the Out of the Box thinking is fully set out in the Part 1 Report, but for the purposes of reading this report as a self-contained document, it is repeated here in summary. Aviation is constantly changing. Three factors drive this change: the demands of the market, new technology, and changes in the circumstances of the aviation system.
  • Four posters for sustainable transport
    Published on: 15/10/2007
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  • Poster on sustainable air transport
    Published on: 15/10/2007
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  • SMEs in European aeronautics
    Published on: 01/07/2007
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    Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) play a central role in the European economy. They are a major source of entrepreneurial skills, innovation and employment. In the enlarged European Union of 27 countries, some 23 million SMEs provide around 75 million jobs and represent 99% of all enterprises.
  • Advisory Group Report – Report of the AG Aeronautics on the outcome of the implementation of the aeronautics programme of the thematic priority Aeronautics and Space of Framework Programme 6
    Published on: 01/02/2007
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    The Aeronautics research programme in the Sixth Framework Programme has been implemented through the years 2002-2006 resulting in the funding of some 200 projects. From the conception of the programme to the analysis of the results of the last call for proposals, the Commission as been advised by the relevant Advisory Group established in 2002. This report has been prepared by the Group to present its global view on the programme and the results obtained in terms of implementing the Vision 2020 ...
  • Aeronautics Research 2003 - 2006 projects
    Published on: 01/06/2006
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    This project synopsis represents Aeronautics Research projects from the Sixth European Research Framework Programme from the first and second calls for proposals. Grouped by sector and technological areas, projects and other research actions are detailed according to their objectives, methodologies and results. Administrative information is also provided and a comprehensive partner index lists all project participants.
  • Flying high
    Published on: 01/06/2006
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  • Europe on the move
    Published on: 01/01/2006
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    Information Folder Containing 5 Thematic Factssheets and 32 Projects' Factsheets  
  • Strategic Research Agenda, Executive Summary
    Published on: 01/10/2004
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    This is the second edition of the Strategic Research Agenda that addresses the research needs of Europe in the field of air transport systems over the next 20 years. It sets out the likely directions of technological change that will need to be converted into specific research programmes over the coming years if the objectives of the work are to be realised.
  • Strategic Research Agenda, Volume 1
    Published on: 01/10/2004
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    This is the second edition of ACARE’s Strategic Research Agenda (SRA). Its aim is to present expected or potential technology requirements in the air transport sector over the next 20 years, based on a series of possible future scenarios. Published in October 2004, this second edition builds upon, updates, and widens work presented in the first edition, published in October 2002.
  • Strategic Research Agenda, Volume 2
    Published on: 01/10/2004
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    Volume 2 is a specialist complement to Volume 1 of the 2nd edition of the ACARE Strategic Research Agenda and is mainly intended for use by the aeronautical Stakeholders as a tool for planning the Implementation of the associated research programmes.
  • New perspectives in Aeronautics
    Published on: 01/11/2002
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    This book contains the synopses of all of the projects co-financed under the Key Action 'New Perspectives in Aeronautics', including critical technology projects, technology platforms and several projects under the CRAFT co-operative research scheme for SMEs.
  • Advisory Council For Aeronautics Research in Europe
    Published on: 01/10/2002
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  • Strategic Research Agenda, Executive Summary
    Published on: 01/10/2002
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  • Strategic Research Agenda, Volume 1
    Published on: 01/10/2002
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    This Edition 1 of the Strategic Research Agenda is in two volumes. Volume 1, oriented to informing European decision and opinion makers, provides a general survey of the SRA Objectives, the research content, resources, enabling factors for implementation and strategic recommendations.
  • STAR 21 – Strategic Aerospace Review for the 21st century
    Published on: 01/07/2002
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    The main recommendations of STAR 21 cover world markets, the operating environment, governance of civil aviation, European security and defence, and space capabilities. In many of these areas, for example the coordination of civil aeronautics research and the regulation of civil aviation, solid progress has already been made or will be achieved through the implementation of measures already proposed. In other areas, for example defence, space and the level and structure of research and technolog...
  • European Aeronautics: A vision for 2020
    Published on: 01/01/2002
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    Report of the group of personalities (January 2001) Research Commissioner Ph. Busquin: "This report provides rich material for a great debate on precisely how the European dimension can generate more efficient and effective research for a sector that is crucial for the continent's economic future".
  • Aeronautics for Europe
    Published on: 01/01/2001
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    Recommendations to the European Commission by the External Advisory Group for Aeronautics (April 2000)