AFD has extensive Test Activity experience.
AFD engineers have supported full-scale static and fatigue tests of both fixed wing and helicopter airframes.
AFD has compiled, checked and verified test specifications, test plans and test reports for all types of testing within the building block approach to qualification.
AFD has experienced structural CVEs that are competent in the role as a Test Witness to ensure that:
- • Tests are carried out and accomplished in accordance with the Test Plan
- • Deviations from the Test Plan are accepted and recorded
- • The test article and test rig are correctly conformed
Bird Strike Tests
Lightning Strike Tests
Energy Impact Tests
Ballistic Impact Tests
Windscreen, Canopy & Ejection Seat Tests
Full Scale Static Tests
Full Scale Fatigue Tests
Component Level Static & Fatigue Tests
Design Detail Tests
Material Coupon Tests
Cabin Interior Monument Tests
Honeycomb Panel Insert Tests
Passenger Seat Static Tests
Passenger Seat Abuse Tests
Passenger Seat Dynamic Tests