On September 24th, 2020 Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation received Nadcap accreditation after successfully passing a Nadcap audit in non metallic material testing. It is the first Nadcap accreditation in non metallic material testing in Central Eastern Europe.
The Nadcap (National Aerospace and Defence Contractors Accreditation Program) is widely recognized by leading manufacturers from the aviation industry. This means that accredited laboratories can provide research services anywhere in the world. The purpose of the program is to assess process capability for compliance to industry standards and customer requirements.
The Nadcap program is managed by representatives of the largest aviation companies, while the administration of the Nadacp program is carried out by the non-profit organization, Performance Review Institute (PRI).
By achieving Nadcap accreditation, Composites Testing Laboratory team has demonstrated high competences and quality of the provided tests.
Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation is one of the most modern research facilities in Europe, with traditions dating back to 1926. The Institute closely cooperates with global tycoons of the aviation industry, such as: General Electric, Airbus or Pratt & Whitney, and institutions from the space industry, including the European Space Agency. Strategic research areas of the Institute are aviation, space and unmanned technologies. It also provides research and services for domestic and foreign industries in the field of materials, composite, additive, remote sensing, energy as well as mining technologies.
The Łukasiewicz Research Network provides attractive, complete and competitive technological solutions. It offers a unique system of “challenging” to business, thanks to which a group of 4 500 scientists in no more than 15 working days accepts the business challenge and proposes the entrepreneur to develop an effective implementation solution. At the same time it involves the highest competences of scientists in Poland and a scientific apparatus unique in Poland. What is most important – the entrepreneur does not bear any costs related to the development of an idea for research work. Łukasiewicz meets the expectations of business in a convenient way. The entrepreneur may decide to contact us not only through the form at https://lukasiewicz.gov.pl/biznes/ but also in more than 50 locations: the Łukasiewicz Institutes and their branches throughout Poland. They will receive the same – high quality – product or service everywhere. The Łukasiewicz potential is focused around such research areas as: health, intelligent mobility, digital transformation and sustainable economy and energy.