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AST-400: FAA Commercial Space Transportation licensing and permitting is completely different from standard aircraft airworthiness? Spaceworthiness is a new approach for industry and government.
Over 100 years of combined FAA liaison experience in airworthiness - now the only consultants providing expertise on AST-400
Experience from the ground to space
Spaceworthy, Inc. has the most experience when it comes to AST-400. All of our engineers must have at least 10 years of FAA licensing, permitting, airworthiness and certification experience.
Your project is staffed with specialists of all types: systems engineers, pilots, manufacturing engineers, test engineers and project managers. All this staff was hired to provide you with the expertise that you need to build and fly your vehicle. Most aircraft engineers - and even their managers - find it hard to learn and keep abreast of the volumes of data necessary to meet the requirements of AST-400. That’s where Spaceworthy, Inc. can be one of your best assets.
Spaceworthy, Inc. is a team of engineers, test pilots, subject matter experts and
former FAA employees that all have years of experience in aircraft manufacture, flight
test, licensing, permitting, COAs, LOAs and other specialties needed to get your
project in the air and licensed in the shortest amount of time.
All of our consultants have engineering degrees; several are graduates of the US Air Force Test Pilot School or the US Navy Test Pilot School. Most, if not all, specialize in experimental and research & development air vehicles - and are familiar with the processes necessary to get your project or program licensed by the FAA - into the air - and into space. All of our consultants have experience with FAA, NASA, US Air Force, US Navy, US Army, Transport Canada, European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), CAA/JAA/JAR and several other agencies around the world.
Our specialists have worked for Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Northrop Grumman, Scaled Composites,
We specialize in FAA liaison, licensing/permitting, requirements definition and cross-referencing, system compliance, specifically tailored DO-178, MIL-STD-461, MIL-STD-810, ISO-9000, FAR 23/25 and 91 referenced plans, system planning, test and qualification, airspace coordination, flight and mission planning, and many more.
We can also provide test plans, license and permitting plans, launch license plans, launch site licensing, experimental permits, reusable launch vehicle licensing & permitting and human space flight licensing/permitting.
Call us today for a no-obligation consultation or to find out how we can help you get your program licensed and permitted under AST-400.
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