Applus+ Laboratories offers a comprehensive service to help Aerospace and Defense OEMs and suppliers achieve compliance (RTCA DO -160, MIL-STD and DEF-STAN) and reduce validation times. 


Manufacturers of electrical and electronic equipment for aerospace and military applications must comply with a specific set of industry standards. Those standards include a wide variety of test methods to ensure that all the on-board equipment is reliable even in harsh environmental conditions. 

At Applus+ Laboratories we provide:

  • EMC & Environmental testing on electronic equipment used in aerospace, land and naval military applications 
  • Product Qualification according to test plans based on industry standards: 
    • RTCA DO-160
    • MIL-STD-810 and MIL-STD-461 
    • DEF STAN 00-35 and DEF STAN 59-411 


We have a network of multidisciplinary labs and qualified teams across Europe (Spain, UK, Germany and Italy) specialised in the following areas: 

RTCA DO-160 Environmental Testing

Environmental Testing

Dedicated environmental facilities for high power applications and electrical batteries

RTCA DO-160 EMC Testing

EMC Testing

Large facilities for special applications like large components & military vehicles, including the reverberation chamber method

RTCA DO-160 Vibrations Testing

Vibrations & Shock Testing

Dedicated large shakers and MAST systems for special applications

RTCA DO-160 Fire Testing

Fire Testing

Applus+ fire laboratories are global leaders in fire safety testing and certification, with extensive capabilities for fire resistance, reaction to fire and real scale tests 

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