Aerospace is a peer-reviewed, open access journal of aeronautics and astronautics published monthly online by MDPI. The European Aeronautics Science Network (EASN), and the ECATS International Association are affiliated with Aerospace and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), Inspec, and other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q1 (Engineering, Aerospace) / CiteScore - Q2 (Aerospace Engineering)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 22.3 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2023).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
  • Companion journal: Astronomy.
Impact Factor: 2.6 (2022); 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.6 (2022)
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Topic in Aerospace, Applied Sciences, Batteries, Energies, JMSE, Machines, Mathematics, Sensors
Uncertainty Quantification in Design, Manufacturing and Maintenance of Complex Systems Topic Editors: Chen Jiang, Zhenzhong Chen, Xiaoke Li, Xiwen Cai, Zan Yang
Deadline: 30 September 2024
Topic in Aerospace, Applied Sciences, Remote Sensing, Sensors, Smart Cities
Multi-Sensor Integrated Navigation Systems Topic Editors: Hang Guo, Marcin Uradzinski, You Li
Deadline: 31 December 2024
Topic in Acoustics, Aerospace, Applied Sciences, JMSE, Remote Sensing, Vehicles, Modelling
Advances in Underwater Acoustics and Aeroacoustics Topic Editors: Claudio Testa, Giovanni Bernardini
Deadline: 31 March 2025
Topic in Aerospace, Automation, Drones, Remote Sensing, Sensors
Target Tracking, Guidance, and Navigation for Autonomous Systems, 2nd Edition Topic Editors: Won-Sang Ra, Shaoming He, Ivan Masmitja
Deadline: 20 August 2025
Special Issue in Aerospace
Advanced Technology of Distributed Space Systems: Formation-Flying, Swarms, and Constellations Guest Editors: Shijie Zhang, Yafei Zhao, Tao Nie, Xiangtian Zhao
Deadline: 20 June 2024
Special Issue in Aerospace
Structures, Actuation and Control of Morphing Systems Guest Editors: Chen Wang, Michael I. Friswell, Jiaying Zhang
Deadline: 30 June 2024
Special Issue in Aerospace
Advances in Detonative Propulsion Guest Editors: Yunfeng Liu, Yancheng You, Zijian Zhang
Deadline: 15 July 2024
Special Issue in Aerospace
Spacecraft Orbit Transfers Guest Editor: Zhenbo Wang
Deadline: 31 July 2024
Topical Collection in Aerospace
Avionic Systems Collection Editors: Carlos Insaurralde, Francesco Dell’Olio
Topical Collection in Aerospace
Latest Advancements in Aeronautics and Astronautics from Beihang University Collection Editors: Daochun Li, Ting Li, Weizong Wang, Xiaoqiang Li, Zhenxun Gao, Zhihua Wang, Lizhan Bai, Zhan Tu
Topical Collection in Aerospace
Space Systems Dynamics Collection Editors: Mikhail Ovchinnikov, Dmitry Roldugin
Topical Collection in Aerospace
Unmanned Aerial Systems Collection Editors: David Anderson, Javaan Chahl, Michael Wing
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