An integral part of aerospace safety programs, rapid decompression testing evaluates the effects of emergency descent on mission-critical equipment in pressurized areas of an aircraft.

Rapid Decompression Testing Experts

Sudden loss of pressure in an aircraft can have devastating results on navigation, safety and operational components. In addition to rupture and structural collapse, depressurization can cause issues with leakage and electrical malfunction. Our experts provide accurate, efficient testing, helping you ensure the safety of your products while meeting contractual obligations.

The Element Advantage in Rapid Decompression Testing

Element’s state-of-the-art labs provide testing at a range of pressure levels, working with you to provide support for programs such as RTCA DO-160 and MIL-STD-810, as well as custom projects.

Some of our capabilities include:

  • Simulated altitude from -2,000 – 120,000’
  • Pressure levels up to 100 psi
  • Components up to 30” in length

For more information about our rapid decompression testing services, or to request a quote, contact us today.

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