As an independent research institute for aerospace, Royal NLR is known for its practical approach and innovative solutions. We use our state-of-the-art research infrastructure to experimentally assess the effects of new technology and check the feasibility of new concepts. With these booklets, we aim to share our knowledge and expertise NLR used for research projects and programmes within the Netherlands, Europe and worldwide.

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Applied research for aerospace industry, space and defence (Corporate)

R&D more electric and hydrogen powered aerospace

Applying innovation in MRO

Composite R&D

Bringing Additive Manufacturing down to earth

Enabling safe and seamless drone operations

Innovations for Military Applications

Fit for purpose training environments (Defence)

Get more from your EBT programme (Airlines)

Training Effectiveness and Innovation

R&D solutions for Air Traffic Management

Innovation in Avionics Systems

R&D satellite navigation

Overview Space capabilities

Space R&D for society