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The National Test Pilot School (NTPS) is the premier total flight test education and training organization in the world.  A lofty claim perhaps, yet the diversity and breadth of the flight test education, training, and research conducted at NTPS is unsurpassed in the industry.  With over 30 flight test course offerings, ranging from the year-long Professional Courses to numerous short courses to our accredited Master’s degree, NTPS can meet all your flight test education and training needs. NTPS participates in significant flight test research both internally and as partners with notable research organizations across the globe.  Celebrating over 30 years of service to civil industry, government organizations, and military services in both the United States and 30 other countries, NTPS is truly the World’s Test Pilot School.  Come see for yourself. Read More...

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NTPS Wins NSPA Contract!

(Mojave, CA) The National Test Pilot School (NTPS) is pleased to announce that it was awarded a multi-year Flight Test Crew Qualification Course contract by NSPA the NATO Support Agency. The announcement of the contract award came from NSPA today... Read more

Job Available - Engineering Graduate Ass…

*The deadline for applications for this poition is the 31st of March. The National Flight Test Institute/National Test Pilot School has a position for a post-graduate research assistant. The graduate assistant will be responsible for maintaining and operating simulators, telemetry instrumentation... Read more

EASA Phases 4 & 5!!

The National Test Pilot School (NTPS) has submitted Phases 4 and 5 of the Six Phase EASA certification requirements as we continue to move closer to our goal of becoming the first test pilot school in the world to become... Read more

NTPS Instructor selected by Virgin Galac…

The National Test Pilot School (NTPS) is excited to announce that NTPS Instructor Nicola Pecile has been selected by Virgin Galactic (VG) as a test pilot and future astronaut for the SpaceShip2 program.  NTPS President and CEO Dr. AL Peterson... Read more

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Anniversary Painting is Called "Traditions and Transitions". Celebrating the old & new aircraft of the school. Can you find your favorite?
2016 is 35th Anniversary of NTPS!! Anniversary Painting displayed in lobby. Prints available; call/email Sonnett. https://t.co/jQjCVKv4U7
Civil Cert is done! Students back from San Diego SETP Symposium. Nice trip and nice presentations as always. On to RADAR!
Good News! NTPS wins multi-year FAA Test Pilot and FTE Icing flight test training contract!
NTPS acquires EC145 helo! Arriving in summer to join A109 & Huey as the key training birds augmented by 58s & 105s. https://t.co/82eeDPDErZ

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National Test Pilot School
P.O. Box 658
Mojave, CA 93502-0658 USA
Phone: 661-824-2977
Fax: 661-824-2943

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