DLR facts

  • Personnel

    7921

    employees at DLR (2014 figures)

  • Supporting young researchers

    997

    doctoral students were supervised by DLR in 2014

  • Promoting education

    36,310

    school children visited DLR_School_Labs in 2014

  • Infrastructure

    33

    institutes, testing and operational facilities exist within DLR

  • Sites

    16

    sites are maintained by DLR throughout Germany

  • Budget

    871

    million euro was DLR’s research and operations budget in the financial year 2014

  • Aerospace budget

    1319

    million euro were managed within the DLR aerospace budget in the financial year 2014

  • Project Management Agency

    1005

    million euro was the amount of funds provided by the DLR Project Management Agency

  • Technology Marketing

    16

    technology transfer projects were supported by DLR in 2014

 

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