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TOPIC : Advanced Technologies for More Affordable Composite Fuselage

Topic identifier: JTI-CS2-CPW-AIR-02-03
Publication date: 09 July 2014

Types of action: CS2-IA Innovation action
Opening date:
09 July 2014
Deadline: 05 November 2014 17:00:00

Time Zone : (Brussels time)
  Horizon 2020
Topic Description

This Topic is addressed to the improvement of advanced technologies and methodologies coming from the Clean Sky - GRA ITD, FP7 MAAXIMUS, FP7 SARISTU with the aim to make them ready for the industrialization phase of a new regional aircraft fuselage.All proposed methodologies and technologies shall be validated by the building block approach, from the coupon level up to fuselage sub-component level (real scale flat and curved panels) through element level (details representative of skin/stringers, fittings, aft. pressure bulkhead, window frames, floor structure). The main expected outcome of this Topic shall consist of matured methodologies and technologies to be integrated in the full-scale fuselage demonstrator within the WP 3.2 of Regional Aircraft IADP.

The activities to be performed by the Core Partner(s) are in the following 2 linked areas:

• Development of advanced methodologies and technologies for maintenance, repair, non-destructive inspection and structural health monitoring; • Fuselage components design, manufacturing and testing for verification and validation of new methodologies and technologies.Please refer for the full and formal topic description to Annex I of the Clean Sky 2 Work Plan 2014-2015 (see under the tab "Topic Conditions and Documents")

Topic conditions and documents

Please read carefully all provisions below before the preparation of your application.
The budget breakdown for this call is given in the topic list (see below for section 8: Clean Sky Additional Documents).

  1. List of countries and applicable rules for funding:
    Described in part A of the General Annexes of the Clean Sky 2 JU Work Plan 2014/2015.

  2. Eligibility and admissibility conditions:
    Described in parts B & C of the General Annexes of the Clean Sky 2 JU Work Plan 2014/2015.

  3. Evaluation

    3.1  Evaluation criteria and procedure, scoring and threshold:
    Described in part F of the General Annexes of the Clean Sky 2 JU Work Plan 2014/2015.

    3.2 Rule for the submission and evaluation process
    Clean Sky 2 Rules for submission, evaluation, selection, award and review procedures of calls for Core Partners

  4. Proposal page limits and layout:
    For Part B of the proposal the limit is 50 pages. A template for Part B is provided in section 6 (below).

  5. Indicative timetable for evaluation and grant agreement:
    Signature of grant agreements: maximum 8 months from the date of closure of the call.

  6. Specific Provisions, proposal templates and evaluation forms for the type(s) of action(s) under this topic:
    Clean Sky 2 Innovation Action (CS2-IA)

    Specific provisions and funding rates (See Part D of the General Annexes).
    Standard proposal template
    Example evaluation form
    Clean Sky 2 JU Model Grant Agreement for Members

  7. Additional provisions:
    Clean Sky 2 Budget Flexibility:
    See Part G of the General Annexes of the Clean Sky 2 JU Work Plan 2014/2015.

  8.  JTIs additional documents
    Clean Sky 2 Summary list of topics in the call 2014
    Clean Sky 2 Joint Technical Programme
    Clean Sky 2 JU Financial Rules
    Clean Sky 2 JU Regulation of establishment
Additional documents

  • The full set of documents can be accessed via the links under each individual topic. Only the most important general documents are listed below.
  • Model Consortium Agreement en
  • Horizon 2020 Annotated Model Grant Agreement en
  • Clean Sky 2 JU Model Grant Agreement for Members en
  • Rules for submission, evaluation, selection, award and review procedures of Calls for Core Partners en
  • Clean Sky 2 Joint Undertaking Work Plan 2014 - 2015 en
  • Release 6 of the Questions and Answers Document: 16 October 2014 en

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