Correspondence aerospace school
Distance Aerospace Education is the system of children’s and young people’s training and education with a view to transferring the knowledge about aviation and cosmonautics to them.
Young people from Kiev, Odessa, Kharkov, Uzhgorod, Donetsk, Yevpatoriya, Lugansk, Zaporozhye and other cities and towns of Ukraine have an opportunity to study at the Distance Aerospace School of NAEСY.
Training is conducted by the experienced lecturers of the Center, and professors/ assistant professors of the Dnipropetrovsk National University named after Oles Gonchar, the Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy, the State Enterprise “M. K. Yangel Design Office “Yuzhnoye” as well.
Mandatory courses at the Distance School are “Space Flight Mechanics” and “Rocket-and-Space Engineering”, whereas the “Space Ecology”, “Scientific Investigations in Space”, “Space Medicine and Biology”, “History of Spacecrafts’ Creation” are optional courses. Every year, we prepare for our students the methodological aids and tasks on the above subjects.
Each year, by results of training the best students of the Distance Aerospace School of NAECY take part in All-Ukrainian Educational and Scientific Conference of schoolchildren “Star Way” with the international participation. It is held by the National Aerospace Educational Center of Youth named after А.М. Makarov, together with the Ministry for Education and Science of Ukraine, the Dnipropetrovsk National University, N. E. Zhukovsky National Aerospace University, National Technical University of Ukraine, “Yuzhnoye” State Design Office, “YuMZ” Production Association, Ukrainian State Center of Scientific-Technical Creativity of Youth.
For entering the Distance Aerospace School of NAECY, it is necessary to fulfill the entrance task. It can be downloaded, or obtained from your local Boards of Education and Centers of Scientific-Technical Creativity of Youth.