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flight test

Test of an aircraft, rocket, missile, or other vehicle by actual flight or launching. Flight tests are planned to achieve specific test objectives and gain operational information.
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SwRI will incorporate DARPA's Building Resource Adaptive Software Systems into a universal computer language for flight test vendors.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 26, 2018-Researchers aim for better interoperability among flight test instrumentation vendors
Bombardier Business Aircraft today announced that its Global 7000 aircraft flight test program is progressing as planned and has surpassed the 500-hour milestone.
THE AIRBUS A350 XWB has achieved 92 flight test hours since its first flight last month.
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE -- The Society of Flight Test Engineers honored the joint NASA, Air Force and contractor team that conducted the flight test program for the X-43A hypersonic research aircraft.
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Engineers at the 412th Flight Test Squadron here and the Air Force systems networking program office at Gunter Annex, Ala.
accomplishing over 400 flight test hours in the first 24-month testing phase.
is being awarded a $7,855,939 cost-plus-fixed- fee contract to provide for advanced research and engineering advisory and assistance services in support of the Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.
Refueling System Completes Key Flight Test Milestones for the Northrop Grumman KC-30 and Australia's KC-30B Tanker/Transport Programs
Bombardier Business Aircraft Global 7000 aircraft flight test program is progressing as planned and has surpassed the 500-hour milestone, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 18, 2017-Global 7000 aircraft program surpasses 500 flight test hours

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