In a Wichita hangar with a long history for excellence in aircraft innovation and
design, the highly skilled staff at NIAR WERX relies on hundreds of years of combined
experience in the design, production and testing of aircraft and components to develop
and execute some of the most unique aviation projects in the Air Capital. Paired with
the fresh and open minds of engineering and technical students at Wichita State University
and WSU Tech, the WERX team implements innovative and efficient methods for the rapid
development of engineering and testing plans for new aircraft, modifications/overhaul
and electrical components.
WERX provides engineering, modification/repair/overhaul, environmental test and flight
test/certification services. This includes A321 and 777-300ERCF passenger to freighter
conversion programs with Erickson Precision Ventures and Kansas Modification Center.
The NIAR WERX team includes more than 500 program managers, engineers, contractors,
technicians and paid applied learning students.