Successful Open House Day 2024

Successful Open House Day 2024

On 04.05.2024, university reutlingen opened its doors for an exciting glimpse into the world of aviation. With bright sunshine and an atmosphere filled with curiosity, students proudly presented the IP Plane.  Visitors had the opportunity to witness firsthand as students showcased their expertise for aviation. From the planning phase to the execution phase, interested visitors […]

Thired Milestone SoSe23

Thired Milestone SoSe23

The IP-Plane Project Reaches New Heights in Summer 2023 Ladies and gentlemen, we have arrived at our destination! The IP-Plane project stands as a shining example of determination and teamwork. The students of the International Project Engineering study program have been hard at work, striving to complete their ambitious goal of building a Pitts Model […]

LBA inspection 24.05.2023

LBA inspection 24.05.2023

On May 24th, we received a visit from the examiner, Mr. Poeschel. Since our Pitts model is intended to take flight upon completion of the project, quality and safety are of the utmost importance. Therefore, we have regular inspections in which the Federal Aviation Office is updated (LBA) on the current status of the aircraft […]

Open door day 2023

Open door day 2023

The open day was a remarkable event held at the university to provide interested individuals with comprehensive information about the university’s study programs and projects. On May 13, 2023, as an integral part of the International Project Engineering degree program, the IP-Plane project proudly showcased its progress by opening the hangar doors wide to visitors. […]

Project Start for the Summer Semester 2023

Project Start for the Summer Semester 2023

As part of the „Integrative Project“ course, the International Project Engineering program provides students with the opportunity to participate in the IP Plane project during their 6th semester. Over the course of the semester, a team of 22 students from six departments, including the Project Office, Marketing Team, and four construction teams, continues working on […]

Third Milestone (M3)

Third Milestone (M3)

On 29/6/2022, the IP Plane team of the summer semester 2022 had their third milestone. At the M3 an overall review of the project was given. The Project Office, Marketing Team, and all three Construction Teams presented the total project progress and goals achieved to the project sponsors Jochen Brune and Markus Wachter. FuselageThe Fuselage […]

Team Event Summer Semester 2022

Team Event Summer Semester 2022

For the first time in the IP Plane project a team organised an event on an airfield. Each team member had the opportunity to enjoy a ten-minute flight at the Rossfeld airfield and gain their first flying experience. Each team member could fly one of the three airplane models: Scheibe SF-25c Ikarus C42c Zlin Savage […]

Second Milestone (M2)

Second Milestone (M2)

This Wednesday the team reached their second milestone (M2) and additionally in the morning two reporters came to visit the team. In the M2 presentation each team gave an update on their current status. The sponsors were therefore informed how the project is doing after the completion of the execution & controlling phase. The Project […]

Project Start  for Summer Semester 2022

Project Start for Summer Semester 2022

The study program International Project Engineering offers the possibility to be a part of the IP Plane project in the 6th semester. The IP Plane project is part of a course named “Integrative Project”. During the duration of the semester a team of students continue to work on the plane of the last semester by […]