DLR facts

  • Personnel

    7959

    employees at DLR in 2016

  • Supporting young researchers

    960

    doctoral students were supervised by DLR in 2016

  • Promoting education

    39,503

    school children visited DLR_School_Labs in 2016

  • Infrastructure

    40

    institutes, testing and operational facilities exist within DLR

  • Sites

    20

    sites are maintained by DLR throughout Germany

  • Budget

    925

    million euro was DLR’s research and operations budget in the financial year 2016

  • Aerospace budget

    1463

    million euro were managed within the DLR aerospace budget in the financial year 2016

  • Project Management Agency

    1105

    million euro was the amount of funds provided by DLR in the financial year 2016

  • Technology Marketing

    145

    technology transfer projects were supported by DLR between 2006 and 2016

 

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