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Through our news stories, papers, journals and monthly magazine, we aim to uphold the Society's principle aims by:

•    Promoting the highest professional standards in all aerospace disciplines
•    Providing specialist information & act as a central forum for the exchange of ideas
•    Playing a leading role in influencing opinion on diverse aerospace matters 

Whether you are a Society member, industry participant or enthusiast, we have a wealth of information to keep you updated on current industry and Society news, as well as latest technologies and topical debates.  Our blogs, magazines, journals, papers and podcasts between them cover all aspects of the aviation and aerospace community.

  • News, Blogs & Podcasts

    Our blogs aim to keep both Society members and the public informed about latest industry stories and Society news. You can also catch up on our evening lectures by listening to our podcasts.

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    Our monthly magazine, journals and papers aim to keep readers informed and stimulate debate. Conference proceedings are available to for purchase.

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    The National Aerospace Library is one of the Society's oldest assets, and is constantly growing. Explore our catalogue, read our book reviews and even adopt a book.


Are you looking to join the RAeS, but want to find out more? Come along to our Membership and Registration briefing session on 1 November!

By Membership

Want to find out more about membership with the RAeS? Are you looking to learn more about Professional Registration with the Engineering Council? Join us on 1 November 2016 at No. 4 Hamilton Place, London for our Free Membership and Registration Briefing session.

Ballantyne 2016 – celebrating 150 years of innovation

By RAeS Careers

The Society’s annual secondary schools’ careers awareness event, which this year celebrated the Society’s 150th anniversary, was sponsored by Raytheon and gave a fantastic insight into the future of the Aerospace and Aviation industries.

Qantas profits up by 57%

Australian flag carrier Qantas Airways has announced a 57% increase in half year pre-tax profits up to A$1.53bn.

Yorkshire Air Museum acquires French Mirage IV bomber

Yorkshire Air Museum acquires French Mirage IV bomber

The Allied Air Forces Memorial & Yorkshire Air Museum (YAM) at Elvington in North Yorkshire has completed negotiations to acquire a Dassault Mirage lVA strategic nuclear bomber from the French government. BILL READ, FRAeS, reports.


By Membership Team

The next closing date for applications is the 4th October 2016!

Engineering resilience

Engineering resilience

Flying is safer than ever but 'one-off’ failures of complex systems still happen. Can resilience engineering help aircrews (and others) prepare for the unexpected? Captain DAVID MORIARTY (Chair of Human Factors (Ops) Group and author of Practical Human Factors for Pilots), GUNNAR STEINHARDT (Aviatio...