Airborne Engineering Ltd




Airborne Engineering Ltd is a UK company based at Westcott Venture Park in Buckinghamshire, site of the former Rocket Propulsion Establishment (RPE Westcott) and its staff have over 70 years combined experience in rocket systems design and testing. The company’s principal areas of expertise are:

  • Provision of static testing services for propulsion research such as low-NOX hydrogen/air combustion tests and CO/O2 engine testing
  • Propellant handling and pressurised gas systems
  • Manufacture of electronic and electro-mechanical instrumentation for propulsion systems.​

The Westcott site has a number of reinforced concrete test bays for live testing of rocket engines and two of these are assigned to Airborne.