Association of European Research Establishments in Aeronautics


Association of European Research Establishments in Aeronautics

EREA is a non-profit organisation whose members are Europe’s most outstanding research centres in the field of aeronautics and air transport.


Aeronautics research

We intensify the co-operation in the field of civil, military and space-related aeronautics research

Joint activities

We facilitate an integrated management of joint activities, thereby contributing to Europe’s role as a global player in aeronautics


We improve and intensify the co-operation with third parties in the field of aeronautics

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Key Figures 2022

Employees in aviation


Internal aviation research


Revenue from EU projects


Number of PhD thesis


Number of publications


Number of new patents


Our Recent News

May 22, 2024

EREA letter in support of the continuation of ACARE

The Advisory Council for Aeronautics Research and Innovation in Europe (ACARE) brings together under the same umbrella all aeronautics and aviation stakeholders in Europe (academia, research establishments, industry, airlines, airports…
March 14, 2024

Interview with Prof. Antonio Blandini

What are your plans for the next 2 years as EREA Chairman? The 2 years of my chairmanship of EREA begin in the year that EREA celebrates 30 years of…
Handover between Mr. Pawel Stężycki (EREA Chair 2022-23) and Prof. Antonio Blandini (EREA Chair 2024-25)News
January 29, 2024

New EREA Chair Team 2024 – 2025

New EREA Chair Team 2024 – 2025 As of 1st of January 2024, Prof. Antonio Blandini, President of CIRA, is the new Chairman of EREA. Prof. Blandini will hold this…


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