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University of Sydney and DLR sign Memorandum of Understanding for aerospace research
27 September 2017
The German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft-und Raumfahrt; DLR) and the renowned University of Sydney have declared their intention for future cooperation in research and teaching activities related to aerospace research by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 27 September 2017 at the International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide, Australia.
The MoU was signed by Archie Johnston, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, Hansjörg Dittus, DLR Executive Board Member for Space Research and Technology and Hubert Reile, DLR Programme Director Space Research and Technology. On the Australian side, the activities will be carried out at the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, which is part of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology at the University of Sydney. For the next three years DLR will support the faculty with the design and development, building and testing, as well as integration and launch of satellite technology.
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