The aerospace industry is a hub of ideas and innovations. Every two weeks, we invite you to explore a fascinating innovation from our member companies that brings together social and economic benefits.

Here all the innovations are published.

  • Week 49/2019

    Fly from Berlin to New York on short notice for an urgent business meeting, then quickly continue to a meeting in San Francisco without waiting –…
  • Week 47/2019

    Around 1,200 degrees Celsius (2,192 °F) – a temperature one-third as high as in the earth’s liquid core – that's the temperature required inside…
  • Week 45/2019

    0.4 square meters – that's how small the toilets are in an Airbus A320. Even for people without reduced mobility this is little room. This…
  • Week 43/2019

    It sounds like science fiction but could soon become reality: autonomous spacecraft docking to satellites, reparking them, or making repairs. This…
  • KW 41

    Electromobility is a hot topic for all modes of transport. While it is now a reality on rail and road, larger electric aircraft are still a dream of…
  • Week 39/2019

    The lighter an aircraft is, the less fuel it consumes and the less CO2 it emits. Every component can contribute to this. The Baden-Württemberg…
  • Week 37/2019

    Aviation must become greener. Too polluting and too loud – so go the accusations. The innovation alliance IBEFA of the Berlin-Brandenburg Aerospace…
  • Week 35/2019

    Unmanned aircraft sometimes open up undreamed-of possibilities. For example, urgent medicines and goods could one day be delivered by drone even in…
  • Week 30/2019

    During every flight, the engines of an aircraft suck in insects and dust from the air that accumulate in the engine. If the machines are cleaned…
  • KW 28

    In order to stop global warming, alternatives to fossil fuels must be found. The aviation industry also wants to play its part. But unlike in the…