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<br /> THE OFFICIAL MAGAZINE OF AEROSPACE TESTING, DESIGN & MANUFACTURING EXPO EUROPE<br /> MARCH 2012<br /> Red alert<br /> As the MSL hurtles toward<br /> the Red Planet – a look at the critical<br /> test of the Mars lander engines<br /> Off-the-shelf<br /> The Italian Aerospace Research<br /> Center has a unique approach to<br /> testing UAS: a flying laboratory<br /> F-35<br /> strike force<br /> The F-35 has begun weapon separation tests: head<br /> of the JSF program, and arguably the leading man<br /> in military aircraft development, talks fighters<br /> LANDING GEAR • AVIONIC INTERIOR TEST • 747-8 ADVANCED FACILITY • 787 COMPOSITES • ME-262<br /> www.AerospaceTestingInternational.com<br /> Structural Dynamics<br /> Testing<br /> ALL FROM ONE PARTNER<br /> > Modal sensors<br /> > Shakers<br /> > Data acquisition<br /> > Modal analysis software<br /> > Global support<br /> Measure and analyse the dynamic response of your<br /> struc<a title="Aerospace Testing International - March 2012 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9db0ddeb?page=1"> THE OFFICIAL MAGAZINE OF AEROSPACE TESTING, DESIG</a> <a title="Aerospace Testing International - March 2012 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9db0ddeb?page=2"> Structural Dynamics Testing ALL FROM ONE PARTNE</a> <a title="Aerospace Testing International - March 2012 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9db0ddeb?page=3"> Contents CiWiM Manding gear triaMs The impo</a> <a title="Aerospace Testing International - March 2012 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9db0ddeb?page=4"> www.dspace.com RaRpaRipdaipdCidoCn</a> <a title="Aerospace Testing International - March 2012 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9db0ddeb?page=5"> EDITOR'S VIEW ] Contents During the 1980s, my </a> <a title="Aerospace Testing International - March 2012 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9db0ddeb?page=6"> sentinelEX UNRIVALED PERFORMANCE UNRIVALED SIM</a> <a title="Aerospace Testing International - March 2012 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/9db0ddeb?page=7"> News feature Quick review</a> <a title="Aerospace Testing International - 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