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Auto manufacturers are constantly working to update, improve, and innovate car design to meet the needs and demands of consumers. Each iteration of a vehicle must also meet safety standards set by the market the product is sold in. THE CHALLENGE: The process to . . .
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Visit Us at Booth #8 Calspan will be exhibiting at the 2019 SAE Government/Industry Meeting which will be held in Washington D.C. at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center April 3-5, 2019. Attending this annual event is part of Calspan’s commitment to serve global . . .
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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At Calspan, we promote an environment that empowers employees and encourages innovation. Our management team enables a strong sense of teamwork with each endeavor, where successes are shared and lessons learned. The company’s talent brand, “Be Calspan”, incorporates our company values to be Inclusive, . . .
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Calspan’s Henning Olsson will be presenting: Measuring Contact Patch Shapes and their Effect on Tire Performance at the 2019 Tire Technology Conference in Hannover, Germany. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 6th at 10:15 am. With over a decade of experience in the automotive . . .
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Newport News, VA – February 27, 2019 Calspan Systems Corporation in Newport News, Virginia is proud to announce its NADCAP accreditation for superior standards in Composite Core Processing.  The NADCAP (National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program) process accreditation is audited by a third-party . . .
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In early 2019, James Fink of Buffalo Business First toured Calspan’s Corporate Headquarters in Buffalo, NY. Here is what he had to say in an article published on February 15, 2019 in Buffalo Business First Journal.   By James Fink Buffalo Business First Reporter . . .
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Crash Test expert, Gerald Goupil explains about the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s Test Verification Program. With so many vehicle models on the market, each being refined or refreshed each year, it’s nearly impossible for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) to test . . .
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Calspan Force Measurement Systems (FMS) recently developed three new balance/model positioning systems for use in two test sections of a new wind tunnel. A model positioning system provides a mechanism to easily and accurately change the attitude of a model in a wind tunnel. . . .
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A wrap up from SciTech 2019 Calspan had a significant presence at the 2019 AIAA SciTech Forum January 7-11, 2019. Representation from Calspan’s 8ft. by 8ft. Transonic Wind Tunnel, Force Measurement Systems group and our Wind Tunnel Test Equipment development team could be found at . . .