DLR facts

  • Personnel

    8127

    employees at DLR in 2017

  • Supporting young researchers

    969

    doctoral students were supervised by DLR in 2017

  • Promoting education

    39,735

    school children visited DLR_School_Labs in 2017

  • Infrastructure

    40

    institutes, testing and operational facilities exist within DLR

  • Sites

    20

    sites are maintained by DLR throughout Germany

  • Budget

    1001

    million euro was DLR’s research and operations budget in the financial year 2017

  • Aerospace budget

    1463

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

  • Project Management Agency

    1279

    million euro was the amount of funds provided by DLR in the financial year 2017

  • Technology Marketing

    147

    technology transfer projects were supported by DLR between 2006 and 2017

We are DLR!

InSight missions log

In the DLR blog, DLR-PI of the HP3-'Mole' gives regularly insights into the activities on Mars

A drop of faith

Unmanned helicopter superARTIS in test flights for humanitarian aid.