Since 02 November 2009 in BSHC-BAS a new aerodynamics research and training laboratory is functioning. Its purpose is to perform up-to-date for the Bulgarian economy research investigations in the fields of:
* air pressure loading of constructions of industrial and civil buildings;
* air resistance of transport objects;
* metrological security of air flows characteristics measuring instruments;
* national defense ,
as well as for training and presentation purposes.
The laboratory is built with the financial assistance of the National Scientce Fund affiliated to the Ministry of Education and Science under a project “Building and development of research infrastructure in the natural sciences field”. It is used in a consortium together with “Fr.Nansen” Institute of Oceanology (BAS) and N.Y.Vaptsarov Naval Academy .