Gripen Flight Test Centre
The Gripen Flight Test Centre (GFTC) is a Saab Aerospace and a South African Air Force accredited flight test facility that is operated by Incomar Aeronautics in collaboration with the South African Air Force and Saab Aerospace.
The GFTC is located at the South African Air Force Test Flight and Development Centre (TFDC) on Air Force Base Overberg, adjacent to Denel OTB (Overberg Test Range) at the southern most tip of Africa.
The GFTC is an advanced flight test support facility with internationally trained and experienced personnel.
The GFTC has the following core flight test execution capabilities:
The layout of the GFTC is optimized to host flight test operations in a secure working environment with facilities such as: