Successful Cooperation with Pipistrel


The Materials and Structures Research Center (MSRC), a part of the Institute of Aviation, has performed the ground vibration test (GVT) of Slovenian Pipistrel Virus SW 121 airplane. Based on the results of the GVT, the flutter computational analysis, including control surface balancing masses determination, has also been performed at the MSRC.

Tests of Ultralight Helicopter H3 Easy Flyer Sport


At the beginning of 2016, in the Structural Test Laboratory, the static tests of the structure of H3 Easy Flyer Sport ultralight helicopter were performed for Belgian manufacturer DYNALI Helicopter Company.

Extension of the S-400 Certificate for MSRC


On March 1st, 2016, after successful verification, General Electric Aviation has extended the validity of the S-400 Certificate for MSRC, the Material Testing Subdivision.

Certificate of GE S-400 for CBMK


On March 6th 2015 the Materials and Structures Research Center was granted by GE S-400 Certificate in the area of HCF and LCF testing. This Certificate means that our Center fully satisfies our Costumer’s requirements in this area.

8 Conference „Fatigue aircraft structures”


On 15 – 16 January the Institute of Aviation hosted the 8th Conference on the Fatigue of Aircraft Structures organized by the Materials and Structures Research Center.