Utilization including for the acquisition of aerodynamic characteristics when taking off or landing an aircraft or when in low speed flight

Department Department Aviation Technology Directorate
Specifications Type: Continuous circulation type

Test section measurements: Height: 6.5 m, width: 5.5 m, 1 m cut off the four corners to create an octagonal cross section

Wind speed: Maximum: 70 m/s, minimum: 1 m/s

Blower: Combined use of variable pitch angle method and rotating speed control method: 3,000 kW

Test cart:
 Strut cart (pyramid-type 6-component balance)
 Sting cart (internal balance)
 (4 degrees of freedom)

Ground effect testing device: Moving belt system: 50 m/s max
Year of completion FY 1965
FY 1994 (renew electric motor drive system, repair contraction cone, and increase test carts)
Usage fee 257,289 yen/day (Current as of April 1, 2022)

*The usage fee above includes the general management fee.
*The usage fee above does not include technical fees, consumption tax and operational fees before and after testing. These fees will be charged separately.
*The usage fee is calculated each fiscal year. In addition, prices may be revised without notice midway through the fiscal year. Inquire using the form below for details.