Professional Design and Testing Services
Professional design and testing services are provided to compliment and expand the Flight Vehicle Design and Testing Group's design research activties. Through appropriate arrangements with OSU, Prof. Clifford Whitfield, via Whitfield Aerospace LLC, can expand design and testing capabilities. Example projects include:
- Scaled mode design and wind tunnel testing oversight of a modified C-130 Hercules aircraft, Customer: Snow Aviation Inc.
- Jet engine design integration to a turbo-propeller driven aircraft for very short take-off capabilities, Customer: Orion America Technologies Inc.
- 1/6th scaled free-field testing and calibration for the HF-120 jet engine simulator, Customer: GE Aviation
- Computational development and analysis of a 306B flight nacelle, Customer: Orion America Technologies Inc.