LII

LII NAMED AFTER M.M. GROMOV FLIGHT RESEARCH INSTITUTE

Flight Research Institute (FRI Gromov LII) is the largest Russian state scientific center for research and testing of air and aerospace vehicles. It performs:
- Research and testing of air and aerospace vehicles;
- Fundamental and applied research in aerodynamics, ergonomics, engine durability, control, navigation, avionics, safety and other systems, etc.;
- Development and implementation of the newest flight research methods, including those based on use of flight test laboratories and models of new vehicles in a wide range of velocities and altitudes up to orbital;
- Certification of aircraft equipment and development of the newest methods for determining compliance of aircraft with airworthiness norms;
- Development of technological projects and models and prototype manufacturing;
- Training test pilots in testing helicopters, aircraft and aerospace vehicles;
- Execution of research and development programs under contracts with Russian and foreign companies and organizations;
Once in every two years the International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS is held at the LII airfield.

Additional Info

  • Address: Zhuckovsky, Moscow region, 140182, Russia
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