Deutsches Zentrum für Luft und Raumfahrt (DLR) Oberpfaffenhofen


    • Organisation type:
      • Research & Development
    • Year founded:
    • not available
    • Employees (at the site):
    • 1
    • Turnover range:
    • not available
    • Products/services:
    • DLR is the national aerospace center of the Federal Republic of Germany and undertakes research and development projects in national and international partnership.

      As Germany's space agency DLR manages the country's space activities on behalf of the government, and maintains close ties to both science and industry.

      DLR's main research activities:

      Space Flight,
      Energy Technology,
      Transport Research.

      DLR has 13 locations: Cologne (headquarters), Berlin, Bonn, Braunschweig, Bremen, Göttingen, Hamburg, Lampoldshausen, Neustrelitz, Oberpfaffenhofen, Stuttgart, Trauen and Weilheim.;it consists of 29 institutes including test and operating facilities.

      Eight scientific institutes are located in DLR Oberpfaffenhofen. Their activities include participation in space missions, climate research, satellite and aircraft based earth observation, improvements to navigation systems and further development of robot technology.

    • Core competencies:
    • Expertise:

      satellite communication, satellite navigation ("Galileo"),
      environmental and climate research,
      manned space missions, scientific satellite missions,
      advanced microwave technology and radar systems,
      global network of receiving stations for remote sensing data,
      "Center of Satellite Based Crisis Information"(ZKI),
      satellite remote sensing technologies,
      Robotic Projects, Space robotics.

      Scientific institutions in Oberpfaffenhofen:

      Institut of Communication and Navigation,
      Institut of Atmospheric Physics,
      Flight Operations,
      German Space Operations Center,
      German Remote Sensing Data Center,
      Remote Sensing Technology Institute,
      Institute of Robotics and Mechatronics,
      Microwaves and Radar Institute.

    • Language skills:
    • English
    • Key Tech / section:
      • Aerospace Industries & Satellite Navigation
      • Energy Technology
      • Information Technology
      • Mechatronics
      • New Materials
    • Certification:
    • Das DLR ist zertifiziert nach DIN EN ISO 9001 (April 2003) für den Führungsprozess des Qualitätsmanagements im DLR sowie die Weiterentwicklung der QM-Systeme der Institute und Einrichtungen.

    • Sales markets - target countries:
    • Europa, Beteiligung an internationalen Projekten
    • Cooperation offers:
    • not available
    • Contact person:
    • Dr. Jutta Graf (Mrs.)
      - Management