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Tel: +44 (0)24 7635 5000
Fax: +44 (0)24 7635 8000
MIRA is known the world over for automotive design and development, but few are aware of the significant contribution the company makes to the aerospace sector.
Specialist capabilities include:
• Altitude, vibration and environmental testing of components to ISO 17025
• Seat engineering, testing, design and simulation to SAE AS 8049 and EASA CS 25.562 specifications
• Test rig design; manufacture, installation and commissioning of new and refurbished test facilities
Utilising a VAH 1000 – 65, 1000 litre combined temperature, humidity and altitude test chamber, MIRA carries out tests to the following specifications:
Def Stan 00-35: Part 3 Issue 4; Test CL20: Rapid Change of Pressure; Test CL20: Low Air Pressure and Air Transportation Tests;
MIL-STD-810G: Method 500.5 Low Pressure (Altitude) Procedures I, II, III;
RTCA/DO-160E: Environmental Conditions and Test Procedures for Airborne Equipment Section 4; Temperature and Altitude (Sections 4.6 & 4.6.2);
AECTP 300: (Edition 3) Method 312 Low Pressure (Altitude) Procedures I, II, III.
Seat Engineering & Testing
MIRA conducts complete aircraft seat certification programmes on pilot, crew and passenger seats for both civil and military applications. Capability also exists for the testing of galley equipment and cabin interior fittings.
MIRA offers finite element analysis (FEA) of aircraft seats working to the requirements of SAE AS 8049 to reduce development costs and shorten the time required to obtain full certification. MIRA is in regular attendance at SAE AS 8049 dynamic seat tests and is experienced in relating FEA to real world requirements.
Product & Component Testing
MIRA operates one the largest and most comprehensively equipped independent environmental test facilities in Europe. Utilising a secure transport service for the collection and delivery of products for test, clients’ are assured an efficient and confidential service.
Aerospace Test Facility Design & Installation
MIRA has an impressive portfolio of turn-key design, development and installation solutions across a number of complex test facilities used in the development of major aircraft programmes.
Principle expertise includes:
• Electrical engineering and control systems
• Software control and data acquisition
• Motors, actuators and mechanical systems
• Complete test rigs: Design, installation and commissioning
• Turn-key solutions: Project management and consultancy services
For more information please contact David Hoare, Business Development Manager, on details above or on his mobile: +44 (0)7 718 730 750.