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We are pleased to announce that Paul Damphousse, Vice President of Business Development at Calspan, has been appointed to the FAA’s Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee (COMSTAC).  This industry-led committee provides information, advice, and recommendations to the U.S. Department of Transportation through the FAA . . .
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Calspan is classified as an essential business which has allowed our team to continue operations and support our customers while we take steps to provide a safe environment for our employees and customers. In alignment with our Values, the Calspan team continues to provide Innovation . . .
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Buffalo, N.Y. – February 24, 2020 Calspan Corporation has been awarded a five-year contract with the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School (USAF TPS) at Edwards Air Force Base, California.  The USAF TPS is where the Air Force’s top pilots, navigators, and engineers are . . .
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Plan Supports Expanding Market Needs Buffalo, N.Y. – January 6, 2020 Calspan has announced a plan to invest over $6 million into its Transonic Wind Tunnel. As the only independently owned and privately held transonic wind tunnel in North America, the planned capital investments . . .
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Buffalo, N.Y. – December 3, 2019 John Yurtchuk, chairman and an owner of Calspan, has been appointed to the board of directors for the National Trust for the Humanities, a charitable organization that supports the prestigious National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). The trust . . .
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Calspan continues to make strategic capital investments to support strong growth, rising customer demands, and evolving safety standards. After developing and opening a state-of-the-art Vehicle Crash Test Laboratory in 2018, Calspan is investing another $5 million into its Transonic Wind Tunnel and Tire Research . . .
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John Yurtchuk, co-owner and Chairman of Calspan, has recently been elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO) and Board Chair of the Daemen College Board of Trustees. As a long-time supporter of both organizations, it is no surprise . . .
Niagara Falls, NY – March 11, 2019 The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA) has awarded Calspan Air Services, a subsidiary of Calspan Holdings, the contract to continue operating as the Fixed Base Operator (FBO) for the Niagara Falls International Airport (IAG). The 10 year . . .
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Niagara Falls, NY – January 10, 2019 – Calspan Corporation is pleased to announce that the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center in California has awarded a contract to design and manufacture a flow rake for their F-15 test aircraft. This flow rake is a . . .
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Reliance Consolidated Models V and Force Measurement Support Services. Newport News, VA – October 5, 2018 – NASA Langley Research Center has awarded Calspan Systems Corporation in Newport News, Virginia, the Reliance Consolidated Models V (RECOM V) and Force Measurement Support Services (FMSS) indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity . . .