Facilities & Capabilities


Fundamental Aerodynamics Technologies

Applied Aerodynamic Technologies

Acoustics Technologies

Aeroelasticity & Unsteady Dynamics

Aerothermodynamic Technologies

Hypersonic Air Breathing Propulsion Technologies

Structures and Materials

Materials Synthesis & Processing

Nondestructive Evaluation

Structural Concepts, Behavior, Durability & Damage Tolerance

Structural Dynamics & Landing Dynamics

Intelligent Flight Systems

Guidance/Control & Flight Dynamics

Reliable Digital Systems

  • Systems & Airframe Failure Emulation Testing and Integration (SAFETI) Laboratory

Crew Systems & Operations

  • Air Traffic Operations Lab (ATOL)
  • Visual Imaging Simulator for Transport Aircraft Systems (VISTAS)
  • Operator Characterization & Performance Investigations Lab (OCAPI)


Measurement Systems

Electromagnetic & Sensors Research

  • Low Frequency Tapered Chamber
  • Pilot Chamber Range
  • Experimental Test Range
  • Mini Range
  • High Intensity Radiated (HIRF) Laboratory