Aerospace Testing Facilities in India

Aerospace Testing Facilities available in India

  Title of the Aerospace Test
Flying Test Bed - Two Seat Aircraft
  Name of the Organisation
  Name of theLab
National Aerospace Laboratories - NAL
  Place of the Lab
  Category of Aerospace Test Performance Evaluation
  Sub-category of Aerospace Test NA
  Year of Establisment 2013
  Test Applications
NAL(VT- HBL & VT- HOA) have been re-registered for flying under experimental category as a flying test bed towards R&D purpose in the field of damage tolerance and structural health monitoring, active vibration control, avionics and flight controls, adaptive aero-elastic structures and vibro-acoustics.
  Test Special Features
All composite aircraft Certified by DGCA under FAR  23 via JAR-VlA
Suitable for ab-initio flying training, sport and hobby flying
Provided with a lightning protection scheme
Suitable for VFR and night flight operations
Rotax 914F3 (Turbocharged engine with a 100 bhp max   continuous power @  5500  rpm  and  115  bhp  @ 5800 rpm)
  Other Test Information
Take-off distance: 413m (1355 ft)
Landing distance :540 m (1770 ft)
Max  rate of climb:198 m/min (650 ft/min)
Max  cruise speed: 178 km/hr (96 KIAS) 
Stall speed: 87 km/hr (47 KIAS) (with flaps 20 degrees)
Endurance: 4hr
Centre for Civil Aircraft Design and Development - CCADD
  Contact Person / Institution
The Director
National Aerospace Laboratories,,  Kodihalli 
Bangalore - 560 017 
Contact No.: +91- 080-25086001
Fax No.: +91- 080-25269611
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