Association overview

About us

The Italian Association of Aeronautics and Astronautics (A.I.D.A.A.) is a national non-profit cultural association. Its members are people and organizations interested in advances in aeronautics and space. A specific section is dedicated to students attending secondary or university courses. 

A.I.D.A.A. is the second oldest scientific aerospace society in the world

A.I.D.A.A works by organizing conferences, workshops, roundtables, competitions with prizes for studies and research, proceedings publication, and through the international journal Aerotecnica Missili e Spazio – Journal of Aerospace Science, Technologies, and Systems

A.I.D.A.A works closely with national and foreign cultural bodies and, in particular, is a member of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, the International Astronautical Federation, and the Council of European Aerospace Societies. Every two years, the Association organizes national congresses in the regional sections to disseminate the results of the most recent studies, and aeronautics and space research outcomes.

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About us

The Italian Association of Aeronautics and Astronautics (A.I.D.A.A.) is a national non-profit cultural association. Its members are people and organizations interested in advances in aeronautics and space. A specific section is dedicated to students attending secondary or university courses. 

A.I.D.A.A. is the second oldest scientific aerospace society in the world

A.I.D.A.A works by organizing conferences, workshops, roundtables, competitions with prizes for studies and research, proceedings publication, and through the international journal Aerotecnica Missili e Spazio – Journal of Aerospace Science, Technologies, and Systems

A.I.D.A.A works closely with national and foreign cultural bodies and, in particular, is a member of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, the International Astronautical Federation, and the Council of European Aerospace Societies. Every two years, the Association organizes national congresses in the regional sections to disseminate the results of the most recent studies, and aeronautics and space research outcomes.

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Our Governance

Learn more about our experienced team

President

Erasmo Carrera

Past president

Leonardo Lecce

Giulio Avanzini

Sara Bagassi

Gaetano Bergami

Franco Bernelli Zazzera

Giuseppe Davì

Stefano Debei

Sergio De Rosa

Nunzia Favaloro

Carlo Festucci

Roberto Galatolo

Paolo Gasbarri

Paolo Gaudenzi

Mario Marchetti

Francesco Marulo

Pierangelo Masarati

Giuseppe Pagnano

Walter Villadei

Federica Angeletti

Maria Pia Leonetti

Cesare Cardani

Aldo Frediani

Caterina Grillo

Gianluca Ghiringhelli

Effective arbitrator

Roberto Galatolo

Effective arbitrator

Giuliano Quozzo

Effective arbitrator

Silvano Sgubini

Alternate arbitrator

Francesca De Crescenzio

Alternate arbitrator

Giuseppe Pascazio

Daniela Vinazza

International Membership

A.I.D.A.A is a founding member of three international bodies

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The International Astronautical Federation

An international space advocacy organization founded in 1951 to establish dialogue between scientists and lay the foundations for international space cooperation.

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The International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences

A worldwide institution, set up as an international forum for individual national professional aeronautical associations.

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The Council of European Aerospace Societies

An international non-profit association whose aim is to develop a framework within which the major Aerospace Societies in Europe can work together.