On August 28 – September 3, 2017, an official delegation of representatives of the Institute of Aviation set off on trade mission to Nevada, USA. The visit was part of the preparations for the Nevada state trade mission to Poland, which will be held on 14-18 October 2017.
Representatives of the Institute of Aviation participated in talks with Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems on joint research and development projects in the field of unmanned vehicles. The agenda for the meeting also included discussions about potential cooperation with the Desert Research Institute and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
The details of the role of the Institute of Aviation during Nevada’s planned economic visit were discussed with the representatives of the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development. The visit to the American state ended with the meeting with the Honorary Consul of Las Vegas, John Petkus.
Joanna Cygler (director’s Proxy for Scientific Development), Sylwester Wyka (director of the Center for Transport and Energy Conversion) and Mikołaj Jarkowski (head of Aerodynamics Department) participated in the delegation from the Institute of Aviation.