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 12/2020

    The goal is clear: by 2050, aviation wants to fly climate-neutral. To achieve this, the industry is working intensively on disruptive innovations.…
  • Week 10/2020

    A cancer patient is operated on and the surgeon removes tumor tissue. The tissue sample must be examined by a pathologist while the anesthesia is…
  • Week 8/2020

    Around 120 VW Golfs roll off the production line every day at the VW plant in Wolfsburg. Production is highly automated in order to be able to meet…
  • Week 6/2020

    Aircraft are exposed to enormous stress during takeoff, landing and in the air – and must function 100 percent safely despite this. To ensure that…
  • Week 4/2020

    Satellites are indispensable for our daily lives. They enable Internet in remote regions, help us navigate to our destinations and monitor the…
  • Week 2/2020

    Aviation is reducing its CO2 and noise emissions. The geared turbofan is an innovative propulsion technology that makes a significant contribution to…
  • 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…