Preparation of Papers for AIAA Technical Journals

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These instructions provide guidelines for preparing papers for AIAA Technical Journals using LaTeX. You may also use it for preparing papers for AIAA conferences by toggling the documentclass option in the template.

AIAA journals provide a panoramic journey from yesterday’s challenges through today's most important aerospace advances in research and development.AIAA’s original research papers present concepts, methods of analysis, technical knowledge, exploratory developments, and new applications.

To begin writing online (in your browser), simply click the Open as Template button, above. Additional guidelines for preparing your submission are included within the template itself.

If you'd like to download any of the template files including the .cls file, please click "Open as template" above, then download the template “Source” zip file from the menu.

This template is designed for submissions to all current AIAA journals:

  • AIAA Journal
  • Journal of Aerospace Information Systems
  • Journal of Aircraft
  • Journal of Air Transportation
  • Journal of Guidance, Control and Dynamics
  • Journal of Propulsion and Power
  • Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets
  • Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer

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Preparation of Papers for AIAA Technical Journals