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Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering

This section of the college news site gathers stories that feature the faculty, students, staff and programs of the UA Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering. For detailed information about all other aspects of AME, please visit the department website.

Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering News

Martian sailplane

Researchers Propose an Inflatable Sailplane to Explore Mars

It could accelerate Mars exploration at a fraction of the cost of current missions.
engineer and student at recruitment fair

Students Set Up Futures at iExpo

Arizona’s largest student-run engineering career fair has a record-breaking year.
bayou cats group

Donor Generosity Boosts College of Engineering’s Growth

College supporters give $9.3 million in 2018 financial year.
alex spartz at pima air museum

A Life-Changing Accident Only Bolsters Future Aerospace Engineer

University of Arizona aerospace engineering student shows that determination trumps physical limitation.

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