CSG: a French, European, Guyanese space centre

Video conference (in French) by Bernard Chemoul,Inspector General, CNES, April 27, 2021. The Guiana Space Centre was the result of the national political will in the mid-1960s to endow France with an autonomous space policy. With its exceptional location, the CSG is...

Solemn session 2020

Recording of the 2020 Solemn Session in distancing See the playlist directly on Youtube

3D printing a challenge for aeronautics

Today, additive manufacturing is used industrially for parts that are still relatively simple, replacing conventional parts. Tomorrow, it will make more complex parts possible, benefiting from mass and cost reductions. To achieve this, challenges will have to be met...

New designs for the aircraft wings of the future bioinspired

Presentation of the lecture by Marianna Braza, Research Director at the CNRS, Toulouse Institute of Fluid Mechanics on March 30, 2021 (in distance-in french only) Our activities on the theme of morphing, which consists of optimizing the shape and vibrational behavior...

Tintin and the history of aviation

Recording of the online conference of José Miguel de la Viuda Sainz, aeronautical engineer and aviation enthusiast, author of the book “Hergé, Tintin and aircraft”. 23 février 2021. Hergé, Tintin’s father, was a fan of airplanes. Passionate to such...

50th anniversary of the Airbus agreement

Recording of the lecture held on 28 October 2019 at Airbus (site of Saint-Martin) by Georges VILLE, engineer, former deputy director of the aircraft division of Aerospatiale, recognized “Pioneer of Airbus” and member of the Air and Space Academy Photo...

Formal Session 2019

Recording of the solemn session of November 22, 2019 Salles des Illustres – Toulouse City Hall