Opening ceremony of the Aeronautical Laboratory

Thursday - 07/03/2019 00:05

On February 26, 2019, the University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (USTH, Vietnam-France University) solemnly held the Opening Ceremony of Aeronautical Laboratory, with the participation of many partners, lecturers and students of the Aeronautical program.

Attending the ceremony were Prof. Phan Ngoc Minh, Vice President of Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology - USTH’s governing body; Mr. Eric Molay, Attaché for Science and University Cooperation of the French Embassy in Hanoi; Mr. Etienne Fleury, International Project Manager, French Institute of Aeronautics and Space (IAS); Mr. Tran Chi Dung, Deputy Director of HR Department, Vietnam Airlines; Mr. Tran Minh Nghia, Deputy Director of VAECO Training Center; Mr. Nguyen Ba Viet, Head of Department, VAECO Training Centre; with the participation of USTH staff, lecturers and students of the Aeronautical Engineering program.


Lễ khai trương phòng thí nghiệm hàng không
The opening ceremony was attended by USTH partners and lecturers and students of Aeronautical Engineering 


During the opening speech, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dinh Thi Mai Thanh asserted that the establishment of the Aeronautical Laboratory is the result of close and strong cooperations between USTH and different Vietnamese and French partners in the field of aviation. The laboratory was established with the total investment up to 700,000 USD (equivalent to 16 billion VND) from USTH, ensuring a modern and practical environment for students of aeronautical training program.


PGS Đinh Thị Mai Thanh Quyền Hiệu trưởng USTH phát biểu khai mạc Lễ khai trương Phòng thí nghiệm hàng không
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dinh Thi Mai Thanh - USTH Acting Rector delivered the opening speech 

The Opening Ceremony marked the new development of 2 aviation training programs at USTH: the Bachelor program of Aeronautical Engineering and the Master program of International Air Transport Operations Management. These two training programs received 2.5 million USD financial support from Airbus, as well as strong support from the 2 leading aviation companies in Vietnam: Vietnam Airlines and Vietnam Airlines Engineering Company (VAECO); 2 leading aeronautical training institutions in Europe: French Civil Aviation University (ENAC), Institut Aeronautique et Spatial (IAS), and all French universities and research institutes of USTH Consortium.

Ông Etienne Fleury, Quản lý dự án quốc tế, Viện Vũ trụ Hàng không Pháp phát biểu tại sự kiện
Mr. Etienne Fleury, International Project Manager, representative from IAS

Mr. Francois de Bortoli, representative from Airbus also sent congratulations to USTH and the partners on the occasion of this ceremony. He expressed his deep belief in the success of new aeronautical training programs at USTH, and his desire to make a long-term commitment with USTH for the sake of a sustainable aeronautical ecosystem in Vietnam.

Đại diện USTH, IAS và Vietnam Airlines cắt băng khánh thành Phòng thí nghiệm hàng không
USTH, IAS and Vietnam Airlines representatives cut the ribbon to inaugurate the Aeronautical Laboratory

Also at the event, guests and USTH students had the opportunity to visit the lab. With state-of-the-art equipment and international-standardised facilities, the Aeronautical Lab will certainly create a favourable environment for practice for USTH students, and become a focal point among the international laboratories at USTH.

Tham quan phòng thí nghiệm
Also at the event, guests and USTH students had the opportunity to visit the lab


Ông Laurent Brault, điều phối viên ngành Kỹ thuật Hàng không giới thiệu Hệ thiết bị mô phỏng cơ học chất lỏng
Ban Giám hiệu USTH, đại diện các đối tác chụp ảnh cùng khóa sinh viên đầu tiên của ngành Kỹ thuật Hàng không
USTH Rector Board and partners took photo with the first intake of Aeronautical Engineering program

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