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aerospace engineering

[¦e·rō¦spās ‚en·jə′nir·iŋ]
(engineering)
Engineering pertaining to the design and construction of aircraft and space vehicles and of power units, and to the special problems of flight in both the earth's atmosphere and space, as in the flight of air vehicles and in the launching, guidance, and control of missiles, earth satellites, and space vehicles and probes.
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The aerospace engineer is a key member of the multidisciplinary team, but he or she needs team members from other disciplines because the problems that need to be solved require knowledge from more than one discipline.
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I had the opportunity to see how innovative aerospace engineers can be, and learn about how they think, and how to solve problems in a real world scenario.
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Mark Stewart of Airbus said: The decision to invest in developing the aerospace engineers of the future shows the type of long term thinking we need to keep the UK at the forefront of the global aviation industry.
In the coming years, aerospace engineers will need to completely re-engineer their entire product development process, from conceptual design to manufacturing and quality assurance, to realize the business benefits and technology advancements that composite materials promise," said Steve Luby, president and CEO at VISTAGY, Inc.
ATTC is the professional development centre of the Singapore Institute of Aerospace Engineers (SIAE).
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Gone are the days when the United States had a clearly defined enemy, and as a result, jobs for aerospace engineers are no longer as plentiful.

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