The Aircraft Systems research group was created by Austria's Ministry of Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology, opens an external URL in a new window, and as such, the main source of funding is the Ministry itself.


The research group also benefits from a series of sponsors in Austria, including:

  • Diamond Aircraft Industries GmbH
  • FACC Operations GmbH
  • Rübig GmbH & Co. KG
  • Frequentis AG
  • TTTech (since 2023)

Further Links

Furthermore, close links to the following companies and institutions have been successfully established:

  • Schiebel GmbH
  • Pankl Racing Systems AG
  • Airbus
  • German Aerospace Center (DLR)
  • Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT)
  • Climatic wind Tunnel Vienna - RTA Rail Tec Arsenal