El IDAC-ASCA and the UNPHU sign, an interinstitutional agreement

Román E. Caamaño, IDAC general director and architect  Miguel Fiallo Calderón,UNPHU  rector . 

Santo Domingo.- The Dominican Civil Aviation Institute,The superior  Academy of Aeronautical Science, (Idac-Asca) and the National University  Pedro Henríquez Ureña (Unphu), signed an agreement of inter institutional cooperation.  

With this agreement  Idac–Asca and the  Unphu reaffirm they engagement to develop an academic agenda  in behalf of the national aeronautics  linked to the academic universe  as well as the development  of  the research and studies in the aviation world.  

In addition, they compromise themselves to join forces for the development of research  projects that got to do with the purpose to make contributions that help  in the competitiveness,innovation and efficiency in the matters of interest  of the national aeronautical sector.  

The agreement was signed in the university rectory,by the hand of mister  Román E. Caamaño, Idac general  director ;mrs Clara Fernández, Asca director and architect  Miguel Fiallo Calderón,Unphu rector.  

“The purpose  that today is summon us it is  not less important: The formalization of an agreement through which National university  Pedro Henríquez Ureña (Unphu), Idac and its Academy  of Aeronautical Science  (Asca) compromise themselves  to join effort of academy links  to develop research projects  in civil aviation  matters that has as a final purpose to raise the competitive,innovation and efficiency  and as a constituency way , the general promotion of the process that strengthen the national aeronautical sector ”, expressed mr  Caamaño.  

In that very order,  rector Fiallo said: “This is a very important agreement , because we are  preparing academically  the staff that will be working in the aeronautical area and the commercial aviation in the country, a very sensible area for the integral development of the nation. Actually the Air and Space coordinating office of the  Unphu-Idac (Prae) its involved in a pilot research within European Union program, Horizon 2020,where    Unphu and privates  European organizations are developing Amperes Project ,consisting of among some others aspect, in monitoring  an inspection of the country electrical networks ,above all the ones  that are locate in remote places of difficult access  , through  drones ; that are links  with  Galileo  satellite that  does the UE have and transmits information in real time of the EDE network conditions”.  

Both  Asca as  Unphu will offer academic  facilities to their relatives,aiming to prepare  the necessary personnel in a strategic area for the national development.  

The agreement was signed  in presence of mrs Bernarda  Franco,legal director of  Idac, licensed Pedro Cabrera Jr.,  aeronautical  advisory of Air and Space  coordinator office  (Prae); mrs Jasmín Fabre, in charge of Idac International relationships; doctor Fabio Herrera Roa, first  vicepresidente of the foundation of the Pedro Henriquez Urena  dominican University (Fudphu) and architect  Eugenio Pérez Montás,founder  professor both  Fudphu as Unphu.