Aeronautical Engineering Laboratory Facility

Aircraft Structures Lab - I

Brief Description:To study the different load acting on the structure


  • Equipment Details:

    Apparatus: Beam test apparatus, Column test apparatus, Strain gauge test setup, Thin walled pressure vessel.

Aircraft Structures Lab - II

Brief Description:To study the different load acting on the structure


  • Equipment Details:

    Apparatus: Shear centre open section, Shear centre close section, Unsymmetrical bending, Wagner Beam, Combined loading setup, Polariscope, Tele Microscope, Oblique incidence, Vibration set up, Strain indicator

Propulsion Lab

Brief Description:To study the behavior and different properties of fluid flow through various ducts and engines.


  • Equipment Details:

    Apparatus: Apparatus: Axial cascade compressor with manometer, Bomb calorimeter, Natural convection apparatus, Forced convection apparatus, High speed jet facility, Acoustic jet facility, Hybrid Rocket Motor, Ramjet engine, Turbo Prop engine and Turbojet engine

Aero Engine Repair and Maintenance Lab

Brief Description:To disassembly and carry out inspection on various engines components


  • Equipment Details:

    Apparatus: AI 20M Turboprop engine, Piston engine

Aerodynamic Lab

Brief Description:To study the fluid flow behavior and properties around bluff and streamlined bodies.


  • Equipment Details:

    Apparatus: Low speed wind tunnel, Water flow channel and Heleshaw apparatus.

Aircraft System Lab

Brief Description:To study different systems of aircraft


  • Equipment Details:

    Apparatus: Piston engine aircraft (Pushpak),Brake torque load test apparatus, Fuel filter clogging test apparatus