Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Magazine of Aviation Development is a scientific electronic magazine published by Department of Air Transport at CTU in Prague. As the title implies, Magazine of Aviation Development is focused on aviation and everything connected with it. MAD fills a gap in the aviation scientific scene.

The aim is to cover the entire aviation domain from basic research, over applied research and implementation of new ideas and solutions to aviation operations. The magazine should be an information channel, where current aviation issues are described and solved.


Section Policies

Specialized Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Review Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

In Magazine of Aviation Development are published scientific and specialized papers that has not previously been published elsewhere and that contains outputs that are beneficial and original for aviation.

All papers are addressed by the editorial board and reviewed by two reviewers in blind review process.

The review process is completed within one month.


Publication Frequency

Quartely, 4 issues per year


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

By "open access" to this literature, we mean its free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself. The only constraint on reproduction and distribution, and the only role for copyright in this domain, should be to give authors control over the integrity of their work and the right to be properly acknowledged and cited.


Free of Charge

MAD Magazine of Aviation Development publish articles free of charge for authors.