DBF-2018

The joanneum Aeronautics DBF-Team consists of dedicated students of the FH JOANNEUM which build every year a new remote-controlled aircraft to compete in the international Design Build Fly Contest against other universities from all over the world. Good teamwork, experience and knowledge are the key factors for success. Learn more about the Team 2018, the competition and the mission requirements >>

 

DBF-2017

The Team 2017 reached the 11th rank in the last competition taking place in Tucson, Arizona.
A report about the Contest 2017 is available here >>

DBF-NEWS

Competition Day #1

Competition Day #1

Dear all, today was the first day of the competition and it was great! The team arrived at the Cessna airfield and met for the first time the other teams. Humble Bee passed the tech-inspection successfully and is ready for the flight mission tomorrow. Here are some...

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DBF18 Team arrives in Wichita

DBF18 Team arrives in Wichita

Finally, the team arrived after a long journey in Wichita! Humble B also survived the transport undamaged and is now being prepared for the competition.

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Humble Bee is now a TV-Star!

Humble Bee is now a TV-Star!

A team of the ORF, the national television, was accompanying the DBF-Team during the last training session in Weiz. The training was quite challenging for the flight crew, because of the strong and gusty winds up to 40 km/h. Although never flown in such conditions,...

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Team on the way to the US

Team on the way to the US

A few days ago, the transport box with the competition aircraft inside was picked up by our logistics partner ACS Logistics. We received already the notification, that it landed safely in Chicago and that it will soon be shipped to Wichita. The team is following...

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