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

Second Flight of HumbleBee

Second Flight of HumbleBee

Successful Test Flight of the 2nd Prototype! On Wednesday, 17th of January 2018, the test flight of the teams second prototype took place at the USFC-Stainztal airfield. After implementing the lessons learned from the first prototype, the second prototype promised...

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1st Flight of HumbleBee

1st Flight of HumbleBee

HumbleBee is flying! On Sunday 3rd of December a special event took place. The first prototype of our competition aircraft HumbleBee had its maiden flight. All our expectations were surpassed. HumbleeBee impressed with very good handling and flying characteristics. We...

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AIRCONTACT’17

AIRCONTACT’17

The AirContact’17 fair took place on 21 & 22 November 2017. This years slogan was „2050: Vision and Goals of the Aerospace Industry.“ The joanneum Aeronautics DBF Team could, thanks to the support of ACstyria and FH JOANNEUM, participate in this event. For the...

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DBF18 Team is accepted!

DBF18 Team is accepted!

We are in! Our aircraft proposal has officially been accepted for the competition and we are under the top 100 teams worldwide! This years task is as challenging as in the years before. The objective is to design a dual purpose regional and business aircraft which has...

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