DLR facts

  • Personnel

    7955

    employees at DLR (2015 figures)

  • Supporting young researchers

    1038

    doctoral students were supervised by DLR in 2015

  • Promoting education

    37,126

    school children visited DLR_School_Labs in 2015

  • Infrastructure

    33

    institutes, testing and operational facilities exist within DLR

  • Sites

    20

    sites are maintained by DLR throughout Germany

  • Budget

    888

    million euro was DLR’s research and operations budget in the financial year 2015

  • Aerospace budget

    1357

    million euro were managed within the DLR aerospace budget in the financial year 2015

  • Project Management Agency

    1017

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

  • Technology Marketing

    11

    technology transfer projects were supported by DLR in 2015

 

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Sun At Your Fingertips

Working on the eternal ice

GARS O'Higgins Antarctic station turns 25

Antarctic vegetables for space

Greenhouse created for the South Pole

FireBIRD mission

All information about the satellites BIROS & TET-1 and the fire detection from space

Web special: Energy mission

In the 2016 jubilee year, we looked back on 40 years of DLR´s energy research