The programme Fly Your Thesis! is composed of 5 main phases, from the idea of the experiment to the data analysis. Please visit the Programme phases page to have a detailed description of each stage and the expected deliverables. The table below defines the milestones for the edition FYT 2021.
|A.1||Project definition and writing of the proposal for all applicants||October 25, 2020, 23:59 CET|
|A.2||Review of experiment proposal and shortlisting of teams||Results will be announced October 30, 2020 at latest|
|B.1||Completing the Experiment Safety Data Package (ESDP) for shortlisted teams||November 8, 2020, 23:59 CET|
|B.2||Selection Workshop online via WebEx||
Workshop: December 8, 2020
Selected teams announcement within 2 weeks
|C.||Training workshop and experiment development||
- Training workshop at the Training and Learning Centre in ESEC-Galaxia, Belgium or online via WebEx: January 26 - 29, 2021
- Several iterations of the Experiment Report and ESDP will be delivered to ESA Education Office and Novespace experts before the campaign on a case by case basis.
|D.||Parabolic flight campaign||November 2021 (exact dates – TBD)|
|E.||Analysis of results||4 months after the campaign|
Please note that those dates can be subject to change due to external factors.