Call for Proposals Aeronautics and Air Transport (AAT)-2011-RTD-1 FP7-AAT-2011-RTD-1 Closed!


The programme for Aeronautics and Air transport in FP7 includes the full range of research and technology development from basic research to large scale technologies integration and validation activities in support of research as well as policy related activities, in particular in the area of airport capacity.


Collaborative Projects-IP

  • AAT.2011.1.4-2. Systems approach to improved core  engine thermal efficiency
  • AAT.2011.2.3-3. Integrated approach to total airport  management for operational efficiency
  • AAT.2011.3.5-1. Integrated approach to a human-centred cabin physical environment
  • AAT.2011.4.4-3. Integrated approach to smart airframe structures
  • AAT.2011.4.4-4. Integrated approach to efficient propulsion and related aircraft systems for small-size aircraft
  • AAT.2011.4.4-5. Integrated modular actuation systems for the future all-electric aircraft

Small or medium-scale focused research projects (CP-FP) Coordination and Support Actions (CA)

  • AAT.2011.6.1-1. Lift
  • AAT.2011.6.1-2. Propulsion
  • AAT.2011.6.1-3. Interior space
  • AAT.2011.6.1-4. Life-cycle
  • AAT.2011.6.2-1. Novel air transport vehicles
  • AAT.2011.6.2-2. Guidance and control
  • AAT.2011.6.2-3. Airports
  • AAT.2011.6.3-1. The cruiser/feeder concept
  • AAT.2011.6.3-2. Take-off and landing with groundbased power
  • AAT.2011.6.3-4. New sources of aircraft main propulsive power

Coordination and Support Actions (supporting action)

  • AAT.2011.7-9. Supporting the organization of conferences and events of special relevance to aeronautics and air transport research
  • AAT.2011.7-11. Stimulating the participation of small and medium size enterprises (SME) and other small organizations for improved integration of the European Research Area
  • AAT.2011.7-18. Assessing the role and needs of air freight in air transport
  • AAT.2011.7-19. Exploring opportunities and stimulating research cooperation with Canada
  • AAT.2011.7-20. Exploring opportunities and stimulating research cooperation with Japan
  • AAT.2011.7-22. Assessing the educational needs of engineers and researchers in aeronautics and air transport
  • AAT.2011.7-23. Technology support for crisis coordination for the air transport system following major disrupting events

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 121,30 Million EUR (Orientation of the budget)
  • 3,00 Million EUR (Partial budget for area 1)
  • 11,30 Million EUR (Partial budget for area 2)
  • 107,00 Million EUR (Partial budget for area 3)

All the important deadlines

  • 02 December 2010 - 10 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Work Programme 2011 - Transport (incl. Aeronautics) (Work programme)
  • Call Aeronautics and Air Transport (AAT)-2011-RTD-1 (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Research

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