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Flight Test Support
Thornton Aircraft Company is the cost-effective solution for the high performance flight test support services. Utilizing efficient Northrop T-38 and F-5 aircraft, our company has demonstrated the capability, reliability and saftety record to get the job done on time and on budget.
Capabilities include:

  • Safety & photo chase
  • Pace chase
  • Radar & IR target
  • Test bed
  • Stores separation and delivery
Our experienced flight and ground personnel and rigorous maintenance programs are supported by an extensive and current technical library. The relatively simple and straight forward systems in the aircraft which we operate have resulted in an unsurpassed standard of safety and reliability.
Our customers have included:

  • Boeing Aircraft Company
  • Cessna Aircraft Company
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Raytheon Corporation
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