It is our mission to connect worlds, save lives, and master major challenges.
We consider this to be our responsibility. The German aerospace industry is successful globally due to its track record of innovation and creating cutting-edge technologies.

  • With the help of ceiling and wall handles, wheelchair users can lift themselves to the toilet.
    of the week
    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 applies all the more to wheelchair users. For a long time, there were hardly any sensible solutions to enable them to go to the toilet comfortably during a fligh
    Innovation of the week
    The few existing accessible toilets were so expensive and cumbersome to handle that airlines rarely installed them. With Skypax, the German company Diehl Aviation has now developed a system that makes accessibility easy to implement and cost-effective – and at the same time is environmentally friendly.
  • In May 2020, ILA Berlin is pleased to welcome the aerospace world to Berlin. We invite you to join us at this high-tech event.

About BDLI

The German Aerospace Industries Association (BDLI) is the primary representative of the aerospace sector in Germany. As the voice of German aerospace, BDLI engages in dialogue with political institutions, authorities, trade associations and governments at home and abroad.