For decades, Airbus flight test centre has been pioneering aircraft testing, developing and certifying a wide range of airliners and military aircraft.
Airbus developed and certified a wide range of airliners and military aircraft (both for initial development/certification and in-service modifications). Various technology demonstrators have also been tested (laminar wing demonstrator, ‘vortex’ surfing flight, autonomous taxi and take off).
Airbus has then acquired a unique expertise in developing, modifying and operating test airplanes. We currently operate prototypes representatives of most Airbus aircraft families (A320, A330, A350 and A380) some of which being heavily instrumented aircraft able to address the most stringent and complex test requirements.
The flight tests centre features all expertise and competencies to define, develop and safely execute test programmes, including management of regulatory requirements, flight clearance and fly permit aspects.
This may include dispatching FT vehicles to remote test locations in most areas of the world in search of specific environmental conditions which may not be accessible by any other means.
The Airbus flight centre may host your test equipment or experiment but as well may propose end to end prototype or experimental solutions with associated instrumentation.
Airbus Drone Operations offer in highly regulated contexts like airports or in sensitive areas
Access the Airbus Laboratories and our test engineer experience
Discover our environmental testing services of equipment and systems and our Wind Tunnel services that can be used for performance testing, handling qualities assessments and powered engine campaigns.
Years of experience in aircraft ground maintenance and loading/boarding operations
Ground operations are just as important as in-flight operations. Discover our services to make the most out of your fleet.
Get access to our instrumentation shops and associated expertise
Airbus Services offers a wide range of solutions and expertise in test instrumentation domain. We address all test instrumentation aspects, even on specific topics like sensors, acquisition, processing, connectivity, recording and data analysis.
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