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Beihang University, Beijing
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Beihang University, previously known as Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics is a major public research university located in Beijing, China.It is a member of China's Project 211 and Project 985 group of key state universities, with a heavy focus on high level technological and scientific research. BUAA was founded on October 25, 1952 with an area of over 100 hectares.HistoryInitial yearsBUAA was formed in 1952 from a merger of the aeronautical departments of Tsinghua University, Peiyang University, Xiamen University, Sichuan University, Yunnan University, Northwestern Engineering College, North China University, and Southwest Aeronautical Institute.The meeting announcing the founding of the Beijing Institute of Aeronautics (BIA) was held in the auditorium of Beijing Institute of Technology on October 25, 1952. In the early days of the university, most of the faculty and students lived on campuses of Tsinghua University and Beijing Institute of Technology before they moved on to their own new campus, which was chosen in May, 1953 and located at the BaiYanZhuang Village, Haidian District, in the western suburb of Beijing. Construction of campus buildings started on June 1, 1953. More than 60,000m2 of buildings were completed within 6 months. By October, 1953, all students and some of the faculty moved to the new campus and started their daily work and study. Initially, there were two departments with 4 majors: Aeroplane Design and Aeroplane Technology in the Department of Aeroplane Engineering, and Engine Design, Engine Technology in the Department of Aeroplane Engine Engineering.
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  • In the University premises, Aviation Aerospace Museum. May be worth to take tour tour of the general public who are not University officials should be booked in advance, time and day of the week is restricted. Tuesday and Saturday morning is available. (Reservation required) is a Museum of aircraft enthusiasts cut model of the bone with the history of flight, wing, engine and display valuable exhibits, is located in on-campus. P-61 Black Widow would be on display at the Museum of flight.
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  • 曾经,这是我的梦想高校;今天,我终于看到了他的全貌,也走过了他的每一个犄角旮旯,心生敬畏,同时又心有不甘;心生嫉妒,同时又无能为力。但愿这一次行走与北航能够给我带来新一轮的学习动力,我心里知道,这一次必将会给我带来收获。 
  • 初入秋天的北京,加上校园内的植物建筑,很容易拍出一张美美的照片,校园里的绿园,有各种花草树木,还有一个小荷花池,很适合溜弯或者带小孩来玩