Tag: aerospace

Airplane built at S&T to fly in competition

Posted by on March 26, 2008

On April 4-6, an unusually large number of aircraft will be buzzing through the skies above a field in Fort Worth, Texas, and some of them will undoubtedly crash.         

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UMR Academy of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers inducts six members

Posted by on October 19, 2007

Six University of Missouri-Rolla graduates were inducted into the Academy of Mechanical Aerospace Engineers during the group’s banquet and induction ceremony in Rolla on Thursday, Oct. 19.

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Education bill provides funding to complete UMR project

Posted by on May 8, 2007

Missouri lawmakers’ passage of legislation to fund capital improvement projects for higher education across the state means a long-delayed construction project on the University of Missouri-Rolla campus can proceed on schedule. 

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Five inducted into mechanical/aerospace engineering academy

Posted by on October 20, 2006

Five University of Missouri-Rolla graduates were inducted into the Academy of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineers during the group’s banquet and induction ceremony in Rolla on Thursday, Oct. 19.

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Creation through destruction

Posted by on June 15, 2006

The old Mechanical Engineering Annex, built in 1902, is history. The demolition, which took several months, started early this year. Now, concrete has been poured on the vacant site and the steel beams of a brand new structure are starting to rise.

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Spaces remain for UMR Aerospace Camp

Posted by on June 14, 2006

Children ages 10 to 12 from throughout Missouri can still sign up for a three-day Aerospace Camp at the University of Missouri-Rolla, where they launch rockets, work with computer simulations and more.

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UMR to host summer camps

Posted by on May 11, 2006

Students between the ages of 10 and 20 can take a behind-the-scenes look at everything from robots and explosives to geology and spaceships at summer camps and programs to be held this summer on the University of Missouri-Rolla campus. They include:

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UMR students win awards at aeronautics/astronautics meeting

Posted by on April 18, 2006

Three papers presented by University of Missouri-Rolla students received awards at the 2006 American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Region V Student Paper Conference in Ames, Iowa, in April.

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UMR students take first in helicopter design competition

Posted by on April 11, 2006

A multidisciplinary team of students from the University of Missouri-Rolla took the $5,000 top prize this month in a helicopter design competition sponsored by the Huntsville, Ala., chapter of the American Helicopter Society.

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ME Annex is falling down

Posted by on March 2, 2006

Constructed a year before the Wright Brothers made their historic flight, the UMR Mechanical Engineering Annex is being razed to make way for the first phase of a $27.6 million expansion project and you can watch its progress.

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