Serving the U.S. military since the 1940s, STV has supported all Department of Defense branches and the contractors who provide them with equipment and material. STV's Defense Systems Group is providing ongoing support in the areas of program management, engineering, design, drafting and technical support to the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s Human Systems Integration Department at Patuxent River, MD, for their Aviation Life Support Systems programs. We also provide engineering, design and technical support to the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Test and Evaluation Division at Lakehurst, NJ.
Current program areas being supported at Patuxent River, MD include state-of-the-art clothing and survival systems, search and rescue, escape and crashworthy protection systems and in-service fleet support programs. STV also supports the Horizontal Accelerator, Ejection Tower and Windblast Test Facilities.
Current program areas being supported at Lakehurst, NJ include the electromagnetic aircraft launching system (EMALS), jet blast deflector (JBD), advanced arresting gear (AAG) and the jet engine test sites.