ONERA is a public, scientific and technical establishment with eight major facilities in France and about 2,000 employees, including 1,500 scientists, engineers and technicians.

The expertise of ONERA covers all the scientific disciplines involved in aircraft, spacecraft and missile design. It makes ONERA an essential partner to the French and European aeronautics and space community. ONERA conducts research in the disciplines and techniques involved in design of an aircraft or spacecraft: aerodynamics, flight dynamics, propulsion, structural strength, materials, optics and laser, acoustics, radar and electromagnetism, electronics, systems, robotics, information processing.


Onera’s project leader:  Christian Chatelard,

WADI’s Scientific coordinator:  Yolande  Louvet,


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No. 689239