The multi purpose research facility is designed for investigation in the area of aviation and space medicine and human factors. The facility is capable of housing up to 8 subjects at a time and providing for environmental control (artificial light, climate, sound proofing). It can be operated as a closed system and run in complete isolation from the outside for days or weeks.
The facility is managed by the Department of Flight Physiology but can be also used by other departments as well as by external clients (after early consultation).
Research in this versatile facility is focused on: