Publications

The ATI produces high-quality research and analysis for the benefit of UK aerospace. All our publications are available to read and download - keep up to date with the latest UK Aerospace Technology Strategy, deep dive into specific technologies in our series of INSIGHT papers, and find out more from the ATI from our reports.

ATI’s Technology Strategy 2019 – Accelerating Ambition

View/download: UK Aerospace Technology Strategy 2019 (PDF 16.3 MB)


Strategy and roadmaps

UK aerospace technology strategy: Accelerating Ambition

Download: ati-technology-strategy.pdf (PDF 16 MB)

Aerostructures roadmap

Download: aerostructures-roadmap-ATI.pdf (PDF 111 KB)

Aerostructures: castings roadmap

Systems roadmap

Download: systems-roadmap-ATI.pdf (PDF 107 KB)

Systems: advanced sensors roadmap

Download: advanced-sensors-roadmap-ATI.pdf (PDF 1 MB)

Vehicles roadmap

Download: vehicles-roadmap-ATI.pdf (PDF 134 KB)

Propulsion & power roadmap

Download: propulsion-and-power-roadmap-ATI.pdf (PDF 112 KB)

Propulsion & power: UHBR engine roadmap

Download: UHBR-engine-roadmap-ATI.pdf (PDF 1 MB)


INSIGHT papers

Issue 17 - Near Net Shape Manufacturing: Applications in Aerospace

Issue 16 - Sustainable Aviation: ATI Framework

Download: SUSTAINABLE AVIATION: ATI Framework (PDF 4.40 MB)

Issue 15 - The Journey Towards Autonomy in Civil Aerospace

Issue 14 - The UK Cabin Opportunity

Download: THE UK CABIN OPPORTUNITY (PDF 2.18 MB)

Issue 13 - Spillovers: Revealing the Broader Economic Benefits of Aerospace R&D

Issue 12 - The Single Pilot Commercial Aircraft

Download: THE SINGLE PILOT COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT (PDF 1.97 MB)

Issue 11 - Global Aerospace Patents: Technology, Innovation and Competitive Strategy

Issue 10 - The Economics of Aerospace: The Evolving Aerospace R&D Landscape

Issue 9 - Composite Material Applications in Aerospace

Issue 8 - Additive Manufacturing: Applications in Aerospace

Issue 7 - Electrical Power Systems

Download: ELECTRIAL POWER SYSTEMS (PDF 3MB)

Issue 6 - Graphene Exploitation Materials

Download: GRAPHENE EXPLOITATION MATERIALS applications in aerospace (PDF 284KB)

Issue 5 - Product Verification

Download: PRODUCT VERIFICATION (PDF 359KB)

Issue 4 - The Economics of Aerospace

Download: THE ECONOMICS OF AEROSPACE industrial strategy (PDF 3MB)

Issue 3 - Emerging Technologies in Commercial Aircraft Systems

Issue 2 - Emerging Technologies for Propulsion

Download: EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES FOR PROPULSION (PDF 383KB)

Issue 1 - Digital Transformation

Download: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION (PDF 2MB)


ATI Annual Reviews

Annual Review 2019/2020

2020 will be remembered as the most challenging year ever for aerospace. Covid-19 has ravaged the sector and will continue to do so for some time. Nevertheless, the first half of our 2019/20 year preceded Covid and brought some major successes for the Institute.

Download: ATI Annual Review-2019-20 (PDF 5.39 MB)

Annual Review 2018/2019

Last year’s annual report showed the ATI beginning to complement its core Research and Development activities with initiatives aimed at the supply chain, international collaboration, and disruptive technologies. 2018/19 saw this come to fruition.

Download: ATI Annual Review 2018-19 (PDF 5.40 MB)

Annual Review 2017/2018

2017/18 saw considerable change in our working environment, including managing the uncertainties of Brexit. Despite this, the government has focused consistently on industrial strategy and on raising UK research and development levels closer to those seen in other major industrialised countries

Download: ATI Annual Review 2017-18 (PDF 5.30 MB)


ATI Reports

Integration of Hydrogen Aircraft into the Air Transport System

Aerospace Electrification: Accelerating the opportunities in the UK

Airspace 2050 Three Futures

Download: Airspace 2050 Three Futures (PDF 2.30 MB)


Directories

UK Aerospace Research and Technology Programme - Project Directory

This directory provides a snap-shot of the UK Aerospace Research and Technology Programme which is defined by the UK’s Aerospace Technology Strategy, Raising Ambition.
Download: ATI Project Directory (PDF 10 MB)

ATI Tooling Directory 2021

Download: ATI Tooling Directory 2021 (PDF 9 MB)


FlyZero

Primary Energy Source Comparison & Selection