Again a semester (nearly) without IP Plane

Again a semester (nearly) without IP Plane

Unfortunately the IP Plane project is suspended also in the current winter semester. Anyway students are working on some related projects in the seminar „Project Management“. FEM simulation for the wings, provision of a jig for the wings assembly and a digital compass development.We hope that this awesome project can be continued in the next […]

Project suspended in current semester

Project suspended in current semester

Due to the Corona situation and all limitations defined by the government and our university, the project is suspended for this semester. As soon as the limitations are reduced so that it is possible to meet in person again, the project will be continued. It will not be possible in the current semester. Anyway there […]

Open Hangar Day „IP Edition“

Open Hangar Day „IP Edition“

  On 10.01.20 the IP Plane Team invited to the Open Hangar Day „IP Edition“. The aim of the event was to introduce the IP Plane project to younger students and to explain the application process. Over a grilled sausage/cheese detailed questions about the functioning of the aircraft and the project cooperation were answered. The […]

Open Door Day – WS 19/20

Open Door Day – WS 19/20

At the open door day on 23.11.2019 were may interested visitors in our hangar. We showed the currently plane, the new motor, test rips from our wing team, press article from the baptism of the first plane, a presentation and the kids could show their skills on the flight simulator. Mr. Brune and our whole […]

Completion of rib assembley

Completion of rib assembley

This semester our wing team managed to complete all rib assemblies. The ribs are wood construction and later used to define the wing structure. The ribs are lined up on the stringers to build the fully assembled wing. To construct a single rib many process steps are needed. The rib assembly starts by cutting the […]

Wintersemester 19/20 Handover

Wintersemester 19/20 Handover

On the 23. of October we had our handover workshop. Students of the previous semester introduced us to our tasks and taught us how to build an aeroplane.     Each team defines the goals for the coming semester in cooperation with its predecessors. Individual tasks are discussed and possible difficulties clarified.     In […]

Winter semester 2019/2020 is making progress

Winter semester 2019/2020 is making progress

During winter semester 2019/2020, another team of students was formed. The fuselage team targets to complete tanks installation and mounting the metal sheet cover of the fuselage. Also, the wheels shall be mounted. The wings team focuses on ribs assembly. The goal is to complete all needed ribs for both wings. The simulation team is […]