GE Aviation Challenge

The competition GE aviation Challenge was successfully organized at IAE during March and April 2017. 69 students of Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in 30 teams participated the competition. 26 teams successfully submitted handmade fans for final testing. The task was to design and manufacture a fan with use of drink cans material and dimensions for given electromotor. Three best teams won a scholarship and all students and organizers had possibility to attend an excursion to GE Aviation Czech company in Prague. Here is a web link for photo gallery of final day event:

The results of competing teams are depicted in the following graph:

Teams were rated by the thrust (in grams – on y axis) generated by their fans. Further information (in Czech) is available here: