Cabin Air Quality, Good or Bad?

More than 8 million people travel by air every day. From small propeller driven aircraft to large commercial jetliners, aviation transport is a mainstream industry that facilitates tourism…

Video Creation Howto’s for AVD Students at Cranfield University

If you’re reading this, chances are you’re an AVD student at Cranfield uni! Firstly, congrats! You’re doing a great job, so keep it up! If you’re not an…

SEO for DNN Multisite Instances

Are you having trouble performing SEO for DNN websites in a multisite instance? The main drawback in a multi-site instance is that there is just a single robots.txt file…

How to efficiently manage (project) meetings

A couple of weeks ago I went to London with my professor and two (student) colleagues to attend a meeting at one of our project sponsors’ offices. There were…

The problem with USB drives

Scenario: It’s 2016, you’re a (university) student and you’re working on a (group) project. You save all your files, including spreadsheets with calculations, half written-up essays/theses and statistical data that…

Presenting the Cranfield E-15 Peregrine

After 7 months of hard work, day and night, we finally pulled it off: we designed the Cranfield E-15 Peregrine, Advanced Technology Business Jet. The E-15 Peregrine was designed by…

Paris Air Show 2015

I was very fortunate to attend theSalon du Bourget 2015 with a couple of colleagues and in this post I will tell you all about it. I had…

My aerobatic flight experience: Pitts S-2C

Every aerospace student at Cranfield University gets to fly an aerobatic twice, during their year(s) of study. Today was my turn…finally! Roger, the flight instructor, first had a debriefing…

First Aircraft Design Project Meeting

Today we had our first project meeting. The last week during the Meet & Greet we were given a list of design topics for the aircraft. This list was divided…

MSc Aerospace Vehicle Design Meet & Greet

Today we had the GDP meet & greet. I was really excited and nervous at the same time, as this project was the biggest reason I chose AVD…