in Königswinter, Germany
Attention: Because of the COVID-19, the conference will
sadly be moved to 2021.
Further information will be provided
via email and on this website.
The 71st international Aeroballistics Range Association (ARA) conference
is organized by AMOtronics and Dynamit Nobel Defence
The annual ARA meetings are attended by an international group of scientists
and engineers from government, academia, and industry involved in various aspects of maintaining,
upgrading, and utilizing launcher technology for a variety of research applications, mostly involving
defense or aerospace applications. The meeting is primarily composed of technical talks presented by
the members of the group. Topics covered at the annual meeting include:
Ballistic range operation
Instrumentation for studying dynamic mechanical events
Exterior and terminal ballistics research technology
Development of research launcher
Evaluation of range accidents
Impact mechanics and shock physics research technology
Evaluation of high speed vehicle flight characteristics
Armor development technology
Non-classical applications of gun-related testing.