RAeS Heritage Plaque Award Ceremony – Whittle Laboratory

50 years of outstanding achievement, helping to transform the world of turbomachinery

23rd January 2019, 14:00 – 17:00

The Royal Aeronautical Society Cambridge Branch, and the Whittle Laboratory of the Cambridge University Engineering Department, invite you to a Ceremony to mark the award of a Royal Aeronautical Society Heritage Plaque to the Whittle Laboratory, in recognition of the outstanding contribution the Laboratory Team have made to the development of turbomachinery over the last 50 years – from aircraft jet engines and land-based power generators to household products including vacuum cleaners.

VENUE: The Whittle Laboratory, 1 JJ Thomson Ave, Cambridge CB3 0DY

The ceremony will begin at 14.00, and will be followed by the opportunity to tour the laboratory and see examples of its work, and to hear about the next phases of its development.

Please see attached flyer (click here)for more information.

Book Now – If you are interested in attending, to help us with planning for the event please register at the following link:



please give your name to one of the Branch Committee at our lectures, who will register on your behalf.