TU Wien - Vienna Research Unit Machine Elements and Transmissions for Aviation

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The research area Transmissions for Aviation is available to manufacturers, suppliers and operators as well as authorities in the aerospace industry as a competent partner for aviation.

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The research area Transmissions for Aviation is available to manufacturers, suppliers and operators as well as authorities in the aerospace industry as a competent partner for aviation.

It offers theoretical and experimental development of drivetrains for rotorcraft as well as of other transmissions for aviation under special consideration of operational safety and relevant aviation regulations (CS-VLR / CS-27 / CS-29). Mechanical tests and trials as well as metallurgical investigations are carried out in test laboratories at TU Wien or in cooperation with TÜV Austria, the leading testing, inspection and certification agency in Austria. The test facilities of TU Wien are also suitable for verification runs that are required according to Certification Specifications.