VZLÚ – Member of ICAS Association

On 17th September 2008 VZLU became an associated member of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, ICAS, a non-governmental, non-profit-making organization, which was founded in 1957 to ensure cooperation amongst aviation companies.

ICAS´s main objective is to organize international conferences dealing with problems and topics of aviation and foster international cooperation in the field of aviation. ICAS co-organize workshops in aviation-related spheres of interest as well (e.g. 2003 AIAA/ICAS Dayton Congress to mark 100 years of powered flights or meetings - AIAA, ISABE, and SAE).

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics – AIAA held 26th ICAS Congress in Anchorage – Alaska U.S.A. on 14 – 17 September which was one of biggest successful events in the whole ICAS history visited by more than 750 registered participants.