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AURORA FLIGHT SCIENCES CORPORATION

Company Information
Address 9950 WAKEMAN DR
MANASSAS, VA, 20110-2702

http://www.aurora.aero

Information

DUNS: 604717165

# of Employees: 482


Ownership Information

HUBZone Owned: N

Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N

Woman Owned: N




Success Stories

  1. SBIR-STTR-Success: Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation

    From camcorders and digital cameras, to science experiments, to drills, the International Space Station is home to a handful of tech gadgets and power tools that constantly need to be charged. Just like on Earth, all of these things require their own dedicated chargers. While the obvious...

Award Charts




Award Listing

  1. RApid Verification and Validation Techniques (RAVVT)

    Amount: $249,924.00

    Unmanned Autonomous Systems are required to operate in cluttered, unknown, and unstructured environments. Guaranteeing the safety of these systems is critical for their successful deployment. Autonomo ...

    SBIRPhase II2017Department of Defense Navy
  2. Vertical Lift by Series Hybrid Power

    Amount: $749,930.00

    A major market for vertical lift aircraft is in urban operations, primarily for police and electronic news gathering (typically a Bell 206 or a Eurocopter AS350). Manned systems are more costly to ope ...

    SBIRPhase II2016National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  3. Tool for Collaborative Autonomy

    Amount: $124,980.00

    Over the last 25 years, UAS have proven to be very valuable tools for performing a wide range of operations such as environmental disaster relief, search and rescue operations, wildfire suppression, m ...

    SBIRPhase I2016National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  4. Spacecraft Swarm Coordination and Planning Tool

    Amount: $124,853.00

    Fractionated spacecraft architectures to distribute mission performance from a single, monolithic satellite across large number of smaller spacecraft, for missions like close proximity inspection, spa ...

    STTRPhase I2016National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  5. Aerial Aquatic Ordnance Removal Vehicle (AEQUOR-V)

    Amount: $79,932.00

    With Project AEQUOR-V Aurora, in partnership with Purdue University, proposes to complete the conceptual design of a hybrid unmanned air/underwater vehicle (HUA/UV) capable of transitioning repeatedly ...

    STTRPhase I2016Department of Defense Navy
  6. Vertical Lift by Series Hybrid Power

    Amount: $124,913.00

    Multi-rotors (e.g. quad-copters) typically have direct electric drive, where the electric motor shaft is directly coupled to the propeller shaft. The benefit of this configuration is simple and high f ...

    SBIRPhase I2015National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  7. Active Twist Control for a Compliant Wing Structure

    Amount: $124,806.00

    Blended wing body (BWB) aircraft provide an aerodynamically superior solution over traditional tube-and-wing designs for a number of mission profiles. These platforms provide an all-lifting surface wi ...

    STTRPhase I2015National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  8. Automated Manufacture of Damage Detecting, Self-Healing Composite Cryogenic Pressure Vessels

    Amount: $749,897.00

    After successfully demonstrating the basic functionality of a damage-detecting, self-healing 'smart' material system in Phase I, Aurora and UMass Lowell aim to advance the material technology to a TRL ...

    STTRPhase II2015National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  9. Benefit Analysis of Hybrid CNT/CFRP Composites in Future Aircraft Structures

    Amount: $124,914.00

    During Phase I, Aurora Flight Sciences and N12 Technologies propose to conduct a comprehensive analysis of the benefits of hybrid composites in future aircraft structures by leveraging analytical mode ...

    SBIRPhase I2015National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  10. In-situ Sensing for Multi-Functional Structures

    Amount: $124,775.00

    Aurora has developed a method to directly embed conductive fibers and dielectric layers into a carbon fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP) structure. To date we've been using this method to embed wiring h ...

    SBIRPhase I2015National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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