Founded in 1982 by Burt Rutan, Scaled Composites has broad experience in air vehicle design, tooling, and manufacturing, specialty composite structure design, analysis, and fabrication; and developmental flight tests of air and space vehicles.
The success of Scaled Composites owes itself to Burt Rutan's philosophy that the best ideas come from the collaborative efforts of small, closely-knit project teams and an environment unlimited by aversion to risk. Scaled Composites’ aerodynamic analysis and design capability, when combined with their proof-of-concept building experience, provides their customers with the most cost-effective and accurate development data available.
Scaled Composites looks to the future with the same focus on the approach they have used for the past 29 years, to create an enjoyable, rewarding work environment to achieve success while attacking difficult challenges. Having flight tested one new air vehicle per year on average since its founding in 1982, Scaled Composites has the experience necessary to provide their customers with the right solutions to meet customer needs.
Scaled Composites is located in Mojave, California.