Aerospace — Open Access Journal of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Aerospace (ISSN 2226-4310) is a peer-reviewed open access journal of aeronautics and astronautics published quarterly online by MDPI. The European Aeronautics Science Network (EASN) is affiliated with Aerospace and its members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • Open Access free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Covered in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science) from Vol. 3 (2016), in Inspec (IET) from Vol. 4 (2017) and in Scopus (from Vol. 1).
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 20 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.7 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Aerospace
Space-based Laser Communications Guest Editor: Kerri Cahoy
Deadline: 31 October 2018
Special Issue in Aerospace
Challenges in Reliability Analysis of Aerospace Electronics Guest Editors: John W. Evans, Ephraim Suhir
Deadline: 30 November 2018
Special Issue in Aerospace
Managing Data and Information of Aerospace Product Lifecycle Guest Editors: Angelo Corallo, Mariangela Lazoi
Deadline: 15 December 2018
Special Issue in Aerospace
Secondary Air Systems in Gas Turbine Engines Guest Editor: Erinc Erdem
Deadline: 31 December 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Aerospace
Feature Papers in Aerospace Collection Editor: Konstantinos Kontis
Topical Collection in Aerospace
Micro-Propulsion Systems and Components for Small Spacecraft—Current Trends, Innovations and Challenges Collection Editors: Darren Hitt, Angelo Cervone
Topical Collection in Aerospace
Adaptive/Smart Structures and Multifunctional Materials in Aerospace Collection Editors: Rafic Ajaj, Norman Wereley
Topical Collection in Aerospace
Unmanned Aerial Systems Collection Editors: David Anderson, Javaan Chahl, Michael Wing

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