Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University leads the world in aviation and aerospace education. With its focus on applied research, the University engages in extensive research and consulting, working with private and public organizations to further the technology and systems necessary to aviation, aerospace, and related industries. With residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Florida and Prescott, Arizona — plus worldwide instruction at more than 130 locations in the United States, Asia, and Europe — Embry-Riddle’s research capability is unsurpassed in the field of aerospace.


Alliance for System Safety of UAS through Research Excellence

Embry-Riddle is a founding member of a multi-university coalition comprised of 21 research universities, the ASSURE Coalition. ASSURE was designated as the FAA’s Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aircraft Systems in May 2015.


The Robertson Safety Institute

This institute performs research, development, short courses, and corporate and professional programs in safety education to help provide the foundation for the advancement of safety worldwide.


Eagle Flight Research Center

This center provides the structure and coordination for world-class research scientists to use their analytical and technical skills to enhance research in aviation; coordinate long-term research agendas; provide subject matter expertise in related areas.

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