The Technische Universität Braunschweig, the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and additional partners are bringing together their broad areas of expertise. The Aeronautics Research Centre (NFL) is a joint scientific union of the research institutes of aerospace and aeronautics at TU Braunschweig, the DLR, and Leibnitz University (LU) in Hannover. Its purpose is to:
strengthen and integrate the scientific aerospace research at “Braunschweig Research Airport”
promote fundamental coordinated research programs of the partners, with the goal of scientific excellence.
This is achieved through:
Initiative, planning, and coordination of fundamental interdisciplinary research projects in aerospace,
Support in coordinating of long-term research and development strategies as well as in coordinating investments in large-scale research equipment for the partners,
Coordination of joint scientific events,
Representing the members’ interests in terms of society, industry, and policy-makers.