Transportation Innovation Center

Breaking new ground for safe, efficient transportation systems.

The Transportation Innovation Center delivers expertise and objectivity to our sponsors’ toughest transportation systems and operations challenges—from surface to space. Our world-class analysts and engineers use systems thinking and data-driven approaches tested in our state-of-the-art laboratories to simulate, evaluate, and demonstrate concepts and operations that make the world’s transportation systems efficient, secure, and safe.

Capabilities include: 

  • Transportation data analytics
  • Operational simulation and experimentation
  • Transportation system modeling, economic, and policy analysis
  • Safety-critical communications Safety-critical communications


R&D Centers

Center for Advanced Aviation System Development

Shaping the future of aerospace and transportation.

Focus Areas

Aviation & Transportation

Transforming how the world moves.