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 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…
  • Week 26/2019

    Temperatures between plus 150 and minus 190 degrees Celsius (+302 – -310° F), cosmic rays, zero gravity – satellites are exposed to extreme…
  • Week 24/2019

    As elegantly as airplanes seem to float in the sky, when flying, they are exposed to extreme temperature fluctuations and a wide variety of weather…
  • Week 22/2019

    Cryogenic at first, suddenly extremely hot – cryogenic liquid oxygen is used inside a rocket engine to burn with hydrogen and thus generate energy.…
  • Week 20/2019

    For decades, the European and American aviation industries have dominated worldwide aircraft construction.
  • Week 18/2019

    Projects on the moon are still pure science fiction. How else would you describe the idea of a village on the celestial body? This is precisely what…
  • KW 16

    15:30 local time at the spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. Routine excitement during the final preparations for the launch of Ariane 5, which will…
  • Week 14/2019

    Is an LED light a little too dark? Is a switch worn out? Control units in the cockpit must always function properly in order to ensure safety in air…
  • Week 12/2019

    More than 150 folders full of blueprints, work instructions and 2D drawings are needed to assemble the upper composite of an Ariane 5. The mechanics…