Aerospace Testing Facilities in India

Aerospace Testing Facilities available in India

  Title of the Aerospace Test
Flight Training Device (FAA Level 3)
  Name of the Organisation
  Name of theLab
National Aerospace Laboratories - NAL
  Place of the Lab
  Category of Aerospace Test Flight Mechanics & Simulation
  Sub-category of Aerospace Test NA
  Year of Establisment 1990-2012
  Test Applications
The SARAS Flight Training Device (FTD) configuration corresponds to FAA Level 3 for Flight Training Device (FTD) with visual system corresponding to FAA Level A for simulators.
  Test Special Features
The FTD uses Commercial-of-the-shelf (COTS) high-end computers, interface cards and   The major features of FTD are:
Replica of cockpit shell, mounted on a fixed base
Replica flight controls, switches, knobs, levers, etc.,
Replica instruments and displays
Digital Electronic Controls loading for simulation of force feel on three axes. 
  Other Test Information
 COTS high-end PCs, Monitors and interface cards
Computer generated image (CGI) for the Out-of -the-Window visual system with three-channel projection display.
Flight Mechanics and Control Division-FMCD
  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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