Preliminary Programme (including papers as of Sept 09th)
Please note that these are not the citable final congress proceedings.
Due to some problems beyond our control the publication process is a little bit delayed.
As soon as the publication went through it will be posted on this page.
On our You Tube channel you'll find the videos of the Opening speech and the various award and general lectures.
Membership of ICAS is open only to national societies according to their statutes dedicated to the advancement of the science of aeronautics (or aeronautics and space), having their seat in a nation which has been recognized by the United Nations. Per nation only one Member Society can be admitted.
The Status of ICAS Associate Member can be obtained by societies from the same nation as a Member and industrial companies, research organisations and others approved by the ICAS Executive Committee.
EC MEETING 2023
09.-13. September 2024
The ICAS organisation consists of two corporate bodies, the Council (being the assembly of Member Societies), having all authority other than the authority given to others according to the law or these Statutes and the Executive Committee, responsible for the management of ICAS. The Council appoints the Executive Committee for a two year period.
Since 2011 the ICAS Secretariat is hosted by the German
member society Deutsche Gesellschaft für Luft- und Raumfahrt.
Axel Probst is the ICAS Executive Secretary. He is assisted by Bodo Heinrichs as ICAS Coordinator.
Godesberger Allee 70
53175 BONN, Germany
"ICAS – The first Fifty Years", edited by F.J. Stark and finalised in 2008, when ICAS
celebrated its 50th anniversary, can be downloaded here.
A short summary about the history of ICAS, as included in the ICAS 2008 Congress Programme, can be downloaded (here).
The first Guggenheim Lecture in 1958 was held by T. von Karman and he provides, as an introduction, some interesting backg-round on how it all started. His lecture can be downloded (here).
The lecture "ICAS - THE FIRST 50 YEARS“ presented at ICAS 2008 by Dr John E. Green can be downloaded here.
The locations of the ICAS Congresses over the past decades are listed on the page "History".