Results 2016 - 2017

« Results for the eleventh exercise »

15 teams, gathering 69 students, competed for the tenth exercise of the Student Aerospace Challenge. The reports, returned on May 2nd, 2017, were evaluated on May 23th, 2017 by the Steering Committee of the Challenge, composed of partners and experts. The prizes rewarded the following teams:

This year, a new prize awarded the best poster: OpTeamus (TU Delft – Delft, The Netherlands) received the Communication Prize, sponsored by ACE for the emphasizing of their optimisation study related to the ascent trajectory of a suborbital vehicle.

The ceremony of the handing over of the prizes was held on June 8th, 2017 at Le Bourget Air and Space Museum in the frame of the “Suborbital Day”. This seminar enabled the teams to present their work to the other students, the partners and the schools’ representatives. For the occasion, AMSV UTBM (UTBM – Belfort-Montbéliard, France) received the Suborbital Day’s Special Prize for the best presentation during the annual seminar, work being related to the internal layout of the vehicle, making suborbital flights more affordable.