History Highlights Through the Years

2017

Exodyne, Inc., celebrates its 35th anniversary.

2012

Exodyne, Inc., celebrates its 30th anniversary.

2007

Exodyne, Inc., celebrates its 25th anniversary.

1986

Exodyne, Inc., forms Exodyne Properties, Inc. (EPI) on 1 May 1986: a real estate management and investment vehicle.

1971

vSER moves to a new test facility at 19th Ave. and Pinnacle Peak Road.

1966

AvSER performs crashworthy fuel systems for rotary-wing aircraft.

1966

AvSER completes advanced testing on aircraft crew restraint seating and helmet systems.

1965

AvSER carries out aircraft crash tests using simulated nuclear payloads.

1964

AvSER conducts the first aircraft test using passenger airbags.

1960

AvCIR broadens its scope and changes its name to Aviation Safety Engineering and Research (AvSER).

1959

The Flight Safety Foundation assumes ownership of AvCIR.

1957

AvCIR moves from New York to the Deer Valley Airport in Phoenix, Arizona.

1942

DeHaven becomes Cornell University Medical College research associate, which leads to formation of Aviation Crash Injury Research group (AvCIR).

1937

The U.S. Navy asks DeHaven to make its planes safer.

1917

Hugh DeHaven is injured in an airplane training flight and begins to research aviation safety.