Aerospace America

Knowledge inspires. Knowledge empowers. In that spirit, AIAA’s membership magazine informs you about the critical technology and policy issues through intelligent and highly visual journalism. Stay on top of the latest developments with our free online news channel. Then go deeper by receiving our visually stunning, print edition magazine with its in-depth articles, graphics and photos — all of which is available to members online as well. Aerospace America provides you with the knowledge, ideas and inspiration that can help you shape your career and the future of aerospace.

 Current Issue


The June 2019 issue of Aerospace America is live. Try the Aeropuzzler: Icy Runway: You’ve been asked to review a new horror movie. In the closing scene, a passenger jet is ready for takeoff at the head of a runway that’s very wide and completely covered in ice. The zombies are slipping and sliding toward the plane, so the pilot has no choice but to open the throttle. Will the plane take off? Submitted by Jeff Eldredge, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles. Draft a response of 250 words or fewer and email it by midnight Eastern time June 6 to And, don't miss June's cover story "The Farmer's Air Force," by Jan Tegler, about crop dusting, the challenge posed by drones, and what could be in store for the next 100 years.

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