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Light weight airframe structures through combination with high performance materials

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Light weight airframe structures through combination with high performance materials

Call for proposal: 
H2020-CS2-CFP07-2017-02
Link to CORDIS:
Objectives: 

A further step towards more light weight airframe parts is the combination of existing materials with new high-performance materials. This project aims at qualifying new high-performance materials for airframe structures following a building block approach. To do so, the three first levels of the building block approach will be covered, including coupons, elements and sub-structural details. State-of-the-art test will be introduced in the qualification test campaign that will provide useful material parameters for damage tolerance analysis.

Methodology: 

The consortium is formed by experienced partners in composite material testing and design. All the coupons and parts will be manufactured by an experienced manufacturer equipped with the latest manufacturing technologies, with the most demanding quality certifications and currently qualified by Airbus and Airbus Helicopters.

Institution Type:
Institution Name: 
European Commission
Type of funding:
Programme Other: 
JTI-CS2-2017-CfP07-AIR-02-51 Light weight, certifiable airframe structures through combination with high performance materials
Lead Organisation: 

Universitat De Girona

Address: 
PLACA SANT DOMENEC 3
17004 GIRONA
Spain
EU Contribution: 
€239,525
Partner Organisations: 

Airborne Composites SL

Address: 
Pic de Peguera 15
17003 Girona
Spain
EU Contribution: 
€167,720

Ikerlan - Technological Research Centre

Address: 
Paseo J.M. Arizmendiarrieta 2
20500 MONDRAGON
Spain
EU Contribution: 
€92,220
Technologies: 
Development phase: