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Ground Testing Technical Committee

 GTTC Background

The Ground Testing Technical Committee (GTTC) is a technical committee formed through the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics AIAA to carry out those objectives of the AIAA pertaining to ground testing. Ground testing includes, but is not limited to, the duplication and simulation of aerodynamic and aerospace flight environments, and the testing of aerospace systems, subsystems and components in ground based testing facilities such as wind tunnels and shock tunnels, ballistic ranges, space environmental facilities, and engine and rocket test facilities. The GTTC membership consists of professional volunteers from Industry, Government, and Academia organized into subcommittees, Task Subcommittees and Working Groups.


6/25/2018 12:00 AM   GTTC Meeting at AIAA AVIATION 2018 on June 25-29, 2018 
1/7/2019 12:00 AM   GTTC Meeting at AIAA SCITECH 2019 on January 7-11, 2019 
6/17/2019 12:00 AM   GTTC Meeting at AIAA AVIATION 2019 on June 17-21, 2019 
1/6/2020 12:00 AM   GTTC Meeting at AIAA SCITECH 2020 on January 6-10, 2020  

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AIAA Social Media Policy11/2/2016 8:32 AM
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by Mr Daniel R Lewis
 6/13/2016 5:56 PM
Video - AIAA's Role in Defining the Future of Aerospace 
by Mr Oliver W Leembruggen
 1/20/2014 11:34 AM
GTTC announces winner of 2012 AIAA Ground Test Award Attachment
by Dr Julien Weiss
 1/4/2013 8:43 AM
GTTC announces Winner of 2011 AIAA Ground Test Award Attachment
by Julien Weiss
 7/25/2011 12:37 PM
Presentation of DNW's wind tunnels on YouTube ! 
by Julien Weiss
 1/24/2011 9:03 PM

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