TÜV Rheinland Recognition Certificate for Non-Destructive Testing Laboratory


January 20th, 2014 Non-Destructive Test Laboratory has been approved by TÜV Rheinland Poland Sp. Z o.o. to perform non-destructive, destructive testing endurance in the scope of services for TÜV Rheinland.

Awards for employees of the Institute of Aviation


On 11th of October, 2013 at Military Technical Academy there was a ceremonial meeting, organized on the occasion of National Education Day. During the ceremony Rector-Commandant of Military Technical Academy, Gen. Brig. Prof. Assoc. Eng. Zygmunt Mierczyk, personally handed out diplomas of Rector’s Award Competition for scientific and didactic achievements in 2012/2013 academic year.

The new director CBMK


On September 1, 2013 two divisions of the Institute of Aviation: Materials & Structures Research Center (M&SRC) and Net Institute have been combined into a single division, which retained the name Materials & Structures Research Center. This decision was taken after a favorable opinion of the of the Institute of Aviation Scientific Council, and promulgated in Decree No. 46 by Director of the Institute of Aviation on August 30, 2013. Antoni Niepokólczycki Ph.D. Eng. became the Acting Director of M&SRC. The former Director Grzegorz Galin Ph.D. Eng. has been appointed to serve as Acting Deputy Director of M&SRC.

Implementation of the project TEBUK by CBMK


Structural Test Laboratory joins to TEBUK project realization – „Development of the technology for testing the resistance to damage of aviation and space composite load bearing structures”.

In 2013, as a part of cooperation with project leading group – Composites Laboratory – Structural Test Laboratory will perform static and fatigue tests of Technology Demonstrator.

Verification NIST research impact


In December 2012 r. MSRC has obtained verification of NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA) that the Charpy tester meets requirements of ASTM E23 Standard for indirect verification in Impact tests.