The second IFAR Summit took place in the frame of the Paris Air show and on invitation of ONERA in Méry-sur-Oise, 18–19 June 2011. The participants represent the heads or the high level representatives from 20 aviation research organisations worldwide.
IFAR is the new international platform of national aviation research organisations. It was founded in 2010.
IFAR is a voluntary cooperative forum for exchange among aviation research organisations in view of the increasing demands to R&T on a global level and aims to support its Members in the implementation of their research aims.
The second IFAR Summit took place in the frame of the Paris Air show and on invitation of ONERA in Méry-sur-Oise, 18 – 19 June 2011. The participants represent the heads or the high level representatives from 20 aviation research organisations worldwide. With the accession of 5 new members the number of participating organisations in IFAR has increased to 21 (see below).
See the Declaration of the Paris Summit IFAR
Participating organisations in IFAR:
- Australian Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Australia
- Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
- Central Aerohydrodynamics Institute of Russia (TsAGI), Russia
- Centro Italiano Ricerche Aerospaziali (CIRA), Italy
- Chinese Aeronautical Establishment (CAE), China
- Czech VZLU-Aeronautical Research and Test Institute, Czech Republic
- French Aerospace Lab (ONERA), France
- German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany
- India National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL), India
- Institute for Aerospace Research – NRC, Canada
- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Japan
- Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI)], Korea
- Middle East Technical University (METU) Ankara, Turkey
- National Aerospace Laboratory of the Netherlands (NLR), Netherlands
- National Institute of Aerospace Research “Elie Carafoli” of Romania (INCAS), Romania
- National Institute of Aerospace Technology of Spain (INTA), Spain
- Polish Institute of Aviation (ILOT), Poland
- Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT), Finland
- The Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI), Sweden
- U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), USA
- von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, Belgium