Welcome on the website of the "New Flying Competition", a scientific model-flight competition created by students of the students-association Neues Fliegen e.V. from the HAW Hamburg.

 

 

Conceived in 2015, brought to completion for the first time in October 2016 and now to be continued with the New Flying Competition 2018, while being supported by the aeronautical industry.

 


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Prize-money-announcement

Thanks to our generous sponsors we can officially announce that there will be a prize-money pot of at least 6000€ for the New Flying Competition 2018!

We are grateful to be able to offer the competing teams such an attractive prize and hope to encourage even more teams with this exciting novelty.

 

So if your team needed a little bit of extra motivation to compete in the New Flying Competition - here you go!

 

As always we will happily answer any questions concerning this or any other topic.


RESCHEDULING OF THE END OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION

Since there have been a few requests by teams from South America and India, we decided to officially extend the registration period. We are sure this will make the competition even more exciting,cross-cultural and versatile!

A rescheduled registration-deadline also means new dates for the Preliminary Design Report and the final payment, in case your team chose staggered payment of the entry fee! The dates DO also concern teams who have already registered!

Here is an overview of the new dates:

 

End of official registration:

from 

31st of October 2017

to

21st of November 2017

 

Submission of the PDR:

from

18th of December 2017

to

7th of January 2018

 

Final Payment of the entry fee:

from

from

18th of December 2017

to

7th of January 2018

 

As usual - if there are any questions feel free to ask them right away!


A guideline for the reports of the New Flying Competition 2018 is available here!


 

OFFICIAL REGISTRATION is now online!

Things you need to know about the official registration:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

1. You need to fill in the official registration-form you find right here

 

2. The team size is limited to 10 official members (including an optional PhD-student). A supervising professor/mentor does not count as an official team member.

 

3. Shortly after your registration you will receive a confirmation via the e-mail addresse you stated in the registration

 

4. After the end of registration-period you will receive an invoice for the basic entry-fee which has to be paid 14 days after the invoice has been sent. The sum indicated on your invoice will depend on what kind of payment you chose (staggered or entirely).

 

 

 

As usual you can always ask any question via Facebook, our website or via the registration-form.


  

 

 

Finally we can happily and proudly announce the second

 

 

NEW FLYING COMPETITION

 

 

The central element of the competition will be to build a model aircraft with a fully automatic wingspan-extension concerning the requirements of the parking position (80m x 80m x 80ft) at the aerodrome´s terminal on the one hand and to fulfill the demands of a highly performing and at the same time energy-efficient aircraft on the other hand.

 

If you are interested in taking part in the competition please have a look at the Rules of the New Flying Competition 2018. Afterwards we would be happy to receive your registration.

  

You can now find the task of the competition and the rules here!

To register your team you can click here!


If you want to get further information about the last competition feel free to browse "PAST COMPETITIONS" for impressions and details!


New Flying Competition

a project by students from the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences  

Berliner Tor 9 - 20099 Hamburg, Germany