Mechanical Engineering Expertise for Aviation & Aerospace

Aeronautical Engineering​ [TS]

Resolve complicated aviation and aerospace challenges

Exponent provides mechanical engineering expertise, incident response, research, and development support for general aviation and commercial aircraft.

Get the mechanical engineering support you need for your toughest aviation and aerospace challenges.

When addressing complex problems involving general aviation or commercial aircraft, stakeholders turn to Exponent for help throughout the entire product lifecycle. For more than fifty years, we have led the industry in conducting rigorous accident investigations based on sound science, and as a result are uniquely positioned to provide essential insights into the research, design, and development of new aviation technologies.

How does our multidisciplinary expertise benefit you?

Exponent's multidisciplinary team of scientists, subject matter experts, and engineers work in tandem to provide insights based on scientific investigation.  We are unrivaled in our ability to provide boots-on-the-ground analysis of accidents, assist in laboratory testing and design strategies, and systematically identify root causes of failure in aviation components or systems. 

Our senior practitioners possess exceptional skills and experience in all areas of general and commercial aviation, including aircraft mechanics, electrical components and systems, aircraft composition, aircraft structures and materials, and FAA regulatory compliance.  


For 50+ years, we've thrived on solving unstructured problems that require bespoke solutions. Some of our services include:


Our global and comprehensive expertise across industries gives us a deep understanding of current challenges, best industry practices, and the implications of emerging technologies.