Flight safety is a major element in air transport domain. It holds the attention of agencies which are responsible of transport safety in air traffic management:
Our research on this topic focuses on two key points:
- The faults detection and diagnosis, with nonlinear and adaptive new approaches, in order to better manage alarm systems and automatic protection
- studies of ultimate protection systems when major disruptions occur (large motors or hydraulic failure) in order to increase the chances of passengers' survival (landing in degraded mode or soft crash).