19 March 2015 18:24
Kaveh Kolahgar-Azari told Mehr News correspondent that currently the wings of aircrafts are made of steel which weighs a lot, but his composite hybrid wing is much lighter and less costly.
“The aircraft would weigh less with these composite wings attached and at the same time the wings would maintain their mechanical and dynamic properties on the aircraft,” he said.
19 March 2015 12:49
Researchers from Monash University have printed two engines and put one of them on display at the International Air Show in Melbourne, Victoria.
The 3D printed jet engines could lead to cheaper, lighter and more fuel-efficient jets.
The team created engine parts, using printers that spread a very thin layer of metal powder across a base plate.
A laser then formed the required...
18 March 2015 22:42
The world´s leading Computer exhibition “CeBIT” has opened its doors in Hannover. More than 3.400 companies from 70 countries are showing their innovations from the area of technology, software and safety. This year´s theme at is “d!conomy”, which describes the impact digitization has on economy and society. One main focus in there is the Internet of Things or Industry 4.0:
17 March 2015 21:53
17 March 2015 20:05
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Ground Force Commander Brigadier General Ahmad Reza Pourdastan announced the country's plans to unveil new state-of-the-art weapons on the Army Day in mid April.
"Today, threats have changed their face and we are experiencing proxy and partners wars in the region; therefore, we have tried to create the necessary capacities proportionate to these threats," Pourdastan said on Tuesday.
14 March 2015 12:01
Iran has started the mass production of a domestically-manufactured anti-warship cruise missile dubbed Qadir.
The mass production of the long-range missile was launched by the Defense Ministry's Aerospace Industries Organization in a ceremony on Saturday attended by Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan.
Several Qadir missiles were handed over to the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC)'s naval forces after it was unveiled...
10 March 2015 20:02
Iranian Science Minister Mohammad Farhadi underlined that the country's aerospace industry is experiencing its glorious moments with greater successes at the door.
"Iran's space industry is on the verge of a major leap and if the needed mechanisms are provided, the technology will take the country to the higher peaks in the space (industry) in the next few years, and will...
3 March 2015 23:08
Iran unveiled the first home-made 25-megawatt wind turbine generator in Karaj city, near Tehran, on Tuesday morning.
The 25-MW wind turbine generator was unveiled in a ceremony attended by Iranian First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri today.
The new generator has been manufactured by Iranian experts at MAPNA Generator Engineering and Manufacturing Company (Pars).
MAPNA Group is a group of Iranian companies involved in construction...
3 March 2015 22:35
The Iranian defense researchers built the country's first home-made Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) drone with particular specifications.
The announcement was made by Chancellor of Imam Hossein Comprehensive (military) University Brigadier General Morteza Saffari in Tehran on Tuesday.
He referred to the aircraft features, and said the VTOL drone makes its vertical climb using two wings which increases its speed.
Noting that the...
26 February 2015 21:47
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy Commander Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi said his forces are in possession of such advance naval mines that the US would not believe.
“We have the most advanced naval mines of different types that Americans can never imagine,” Fadavi told reporters on the sidelines of naval exercises in the Persian Gulf...
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