Jesús Martin and Juan Jesús Ruiz, members of the GRVC and PhD candidates of the AIRBUS DS SAVIER Project have been awarded by the Blue Box AIRBUS DS initiative in Getafe (Madrid). The objective of the Blue Box event is to promote innovative ideas in the aeronautic sector. The award includes the funding to mature the proposal and participate in next phases of the Blue Box project at European Level.
The project AEROARMS (AErial RObotic system integrating multiple ARMS and advanced manipulation capabilities for inspection and maintenance, http://www.aeroarms-project.eu/) was launched last June in the kick-off meeting held in the School of Engineering of the University of Seville. This project, coordinated by Professor Aníbal Ollero, is funded by the European Commission program Horizon 2020 for Research and Development.