Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute

Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute

A scientific institution with a focus on aviation and aerospace. It was founded in 1918 and is located in Moscow, Russia.

The Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute (also known as TsAGI) is a Moscow-based State research center that conducts basic studies, applied research, structural design, pilot production and testing for aviation-related study. Science professionals that are conducting the studies include scientists, engineers, and technicians.

Research and Technology

The center specializes in researching and advancing aviation. Research has been done on various types of aerodynamics including subsonic, supersonic, power plant, hypersonic, and helicopter dynamics. It is also conducting studies for acoustics and flight dynamics. The center conducts aerospace research as well for vessels such as space crafts. The research and studies are done in TsAGI-created wind tunnels, flight simulators, acoustic chambers, and laboratories.

TsAGI has developed a multitude of air crafts and testing stations. Some examples air crafts that have been designed and built include Irkut MC-21 (a narrow body airliner), MC-21 (a short-haul air craft), and T-50 (a fifth-generation fighter jet).

Timeline

People

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Kirill I. Sypalo

Director General

Sergey L. Chernyshev

Chief Scientific Officer

Further reading

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JAXA and Russia's TsAGI Hold a Workshop on Aviation Technologies | Cooperation with overseas organizations | Aeronautical Technology Directorate

Web

TsAGI continues to develop the "Elephant" aircraft - News - Press-center - TsAGI

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Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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The Research Continues! Russia's Top Aerohydrodynamic Institute TsAGI Celebrates Centennial!

December 8, 2018

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