ONERA is the French aeronautics, space and defence research lab. A multi-disciplinary organization with experimental means unique in Europe, ONERA brings expertise to government programs, both institutional and industrial. Its research is keyed to applications and designed to support the competitiveness and creativity of the aerospace industries.
ONERA is both an active participant in aerospace research and a coordinator of this research, designed to meet today challenges: develop industrial competitiveness, protect the environment, enhance safety and security. ONERA provides products and services which are used in the whole aerospace field.
The ONERA team involved in OPTICS works on safety relevant topics such as safety assessment, human factors, avionics or integration of UAV in the airspace. ONERA will mainly contribute to the population of the database and the safety research assessment, sharing its knowledge of European and national safety related projects.Web site