Testing Facilities by Country

The following list of testing facilities are current members of SATA. This list is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of testing facilities in the world - just in our membership. The representatives are not necessarily the point of contact for that facility. Please visit the facility website to learn about that facility and who to contact for more information.

You may also view this list sorted by Company or Facility or Contact Last Name or Establishment Year or Country

SATA Member
(Click for Facility Description)
Representative
(Click to Email)
Country
Member
Since
Monash University
David Burton
Australia
2000
National Research Council of Canada (NRC)
Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Marco Colagrande
Canada
1965
University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Automotive Center of Excellence
Gary Elfstrom
Canada
2011
Low Speed Aerodynamics Institute of China Aerodynamics Research and Development Center (CARDC)
12m×16m/8m×6m Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Haisheng Sun
China
2010
Tongji University
Shanghai Automotive Wind Tunnel Center
Shigang Yang
China
2010
Institut Aerotechnique (CNAM)
IAT/S2A
Edmond Szechenyi
France
1998
ONERA GMT
F1 Pressurized Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Jean-Claude Traineau
France
1983
Airbus Operations GmbH
AIRBUS LSWT Bremen
Klaus Muthreich
Germany
1993
AUDI AG
Aeroacoustic Wind Tunnel
Klaus Zimmermann
Germany
1999
BMW Group
BMW Windkanal + AEROLAB der BMW Group
Holger Winkelmann Germany
2005
DaimlerAG Stuttgart
Wind Kanal Ut
Ralph Buckisch
Germany
1980
DaimlerAG Stuttgart
Wind Kanal Ut
Hans-Dieter Bechstein
Germany
1980
FKFS - University of Stuttgart
Dr. Ing. Jochen Wiedemann
Germany
1999
Technical University Darmstadt
Unterschall-Kanal
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Cameron Tropea
Germany
1986
Technical University Dresden
Niedergeschwindigkeitswindkanal
Dr. Jochen Brechling
Germany
1993
Technical University of Munich
Wind Tunnel A
Thomas Indinger
Germany
2012
The Agency for Assessment & Application of Technology (BPPT)
Indonesian Low Speed Tunnel
Dr. Surjatin Wiriadidjaja
Indonesia
1997
Israel Aircraft Industries - IAI
IAI-LSWT
Joshua Meir
Israel
1990
Politecnico di Milano
Galleria del Vento del Politecnico di Milano
Gabriele Campanardi
Italy
2002
Daihatsu Motor Co.
Daihatsu Wind Tunnel
Kenta Otsubo
Japan
2012
Honda R&D Japan
Full Scale and 33% Scale Wind Tunnels
Munetsugu Kaneko
Japan
2012
JAXA -Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency
6.5m x 5.5m Low Speed Wind Tunnel, 2m x 2m Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Shigeru Hamamoto
Japan
1998
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation
Full Scale Wind Tunnel
Masahiro Yoshida
Japan
1998
Nihon University
Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Hajime Fujita
Japan
1989
Railway Technical Research Institute
Tatsuo Maeda
Japan
1998
Tokai University
Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Michitoshi Takagi
Japan
1999
Toyota Central R&D
TCRDL Wind Tunnel
Osamu Murata
Japan
2012
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
UTM Low Speed Wind Tunnel Facility (UTM-LST)
Shuhaimi Mansor
Malaysia
2002
DNW - Duits-Nederlandse Wind Tunnels
DNW-NWB
Christophe Hermans
Netherlands
1978
RUAG Aerospace Emmen
LWTE Wind Tunnel
Andreas Hauser
Switzerland
1995
Volvo Car Corp.
Volvo Wind Tunnel
Alexander Broniewicz
Sweden
1974
CSIR - Defencetek
LSWT
Peter Skinner
South Africa
1988
KARI (Korea Aerospace Research Institute)
4 meter low speed tunnel
Dr. Bongzoo Sung
South Korea
1999
Applied Mechanics, Chalmers University of Technology
Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Lennart Lofdahl
Sweden
2008
Royal Thai Air Force Academy
Subsonic Research Wind Tunnel
Oran Buathong
Thailand
2010
TUBITAK-SAGE-AWT
Ankara Wind Tunnel
Suleyman Kurun
Turkiye (Turkey)
2000
McLaren Racing
The McLaren Racing Wind Tunnel
Chris Saunders
United Kingdom
2012
QinetiQ
5 Metre Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Ian Smith
United Kingdom
1969
Aerodyn
Aerodyn Wind Tunnel LLC
Gary Eaker
USA
2008
AFRL - Air Force Research Lab
Subsonic Aerodynamic Research Laboratory
Tom Presdorf
USA
1965
Auto Research Center
Auto Research Center
Mike Camosy
USA
1999
Boeing - Philadelphia
Boeing V/STOL Wind Tunnel (BVWT)
Robert Wozniak
USA
1965
Boeing - Seattle
Low Speed AeroAcoustic Facility
Donn Perkins
USA
2001
Chrysler LLC
Aerodynamic Model Test Facility
Mark Gleason
USA
1970
GM Aerodynamics Laboratory / Design
GM Aerodynamics Laboratory
Frank Meinert
USA
1965
Jacobs Sverdrup Technology Group
Driveability Test Facility WT8
Joel Walter
USA
2001
Jacobs/Sverdrup, AEDC Group
Transonic 4T
Rick Bishop
USA
1981
Lockheed Martin LM Aeronautics Co (GA)
LSWT
Mark L. Perry
USA
1965
M.I.T. - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Wright Brothers Memorial Tunnel
Dr. Eugene E. Covert
USA
1965
NASA - Glenn Research Center
9 x 15 LSWT
Martin J. (Marty) Krupar
USA
1981
NASA - Langley Research Center
14 x 22 ft Subsonic Tunnel
Donald Smith
USA
1965
Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)
Naval Aerodynamic Test Facility (NATF)
Terence Ghee
USA
1993
Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division (NSWCCD)
Wind Tunnel No. 1
Monica Walker
USA
1965
NFAC Wind Tunnel
40X80 and 80 x 120 Wind Tunnel Facilities
Jeff Johnson
USA
1965
NFAC Wind Tunnel
40X80 and 80 x 120 Wind Tunnel Facilities
Nicholas Jize
USA
1965
Old Dominion University
The Langley Full Scale Wind Tunnel
Colin Britcher
USA
1997
San Diego Air & Space Technology Center
SD LSWT 8X12
Charles Niskey
USA
1994
Texas A&M University
Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Dr. Edward White
USA
1965
University of Dayton
UD Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Aaron Altman
USA
2006
University of Maryland
GLM Wind Tunnel
Dr. Jewel B. Barlow
USA
1965
US Air Force Academy
Subsonic Wind Tunnel
Thomas Yechout
USA
1980
US Army AMRDEC
7'X10' Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Nilli Gold
USA
2011
US Naval Academy
60x42" Closed-Circuit Wind Tunnel
David Miklosovic
USA
1979/2011
ViGYAN, Inc.
ViGYAN Low Speed Wind Tunnel
Richard White
USA
2004
Virginia Polytechnic Inst. & State University
Subsonic
Dr. Roger Simpson
USA
1989
Wichita State University
Walter H. Beech Memorial Wind Tunnel
John Laffen
USA
1965
Windshear, Inc.
NK 2
Brian Nelson
USA
2010

Honorary Members

The following is a list of Honorary Members that no longer represent a specific facility but are still invited to contribute to SATA.

SATA Member
(Click to Email)
Year Honored
John Ayer
2004
Hans-Dieter Bechstein
1986
David Bevan
1995
Ed Brady
1990
Dr. Rolf Buchheim
1997
Joe Cadwell
1984
J. M. Cooksey
1988
Antonello Cogotti
2007
Milton W. Davis
1986
Bernd Ewald
1999
Tony Fasano
1994
Donald S. Gross
1978
George B. Gurney
1989
A. Dudley Hammond
1978
Dean Herron
1997
Bonnie Johnson
2003
Cor Joosen
2011
Kent Kelly
1997
Daniel Levin
2000
Norbert Lindener
2011
Jorge Martinez
2011
Clarence C. Prunty
1994
Gary Romberg
2003
Roman Paryz
2009
Richard (Rusty) Russell
1994
Jeff Saunders
2008
Shojiro (Luke) Shindo
2012
Douglas Smyth
2008
G. M. (Jim) Stone, Jr.
1983
Joe C. Strong
2000
John Struthers
1983
Michitoshi Takagi
2008
Jorg-Dieter Vagt
1999
Claude V. Williams
1989
Harold E. Zager
1990
Peter Zell
2003

If you do not see the facility you are looking for, it may not be a member of SATA.
You can visit the Wind Tunnel Connection for a comprehensive guide to all types of wind tunnels.