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 2019

Employees in aviation


Internal aviation research


Revenue from EU projects


Number of PhD thesis


Number of publications


Number of new patents


Our Recent News

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April 20, 2022

EREA commits to the Toulouse Declaration

The Association for European Research Establishments in Aeronautics (EREA) has signed the Toulouse Declaration on the future sustainability and decarbonization of aviation, issued at the Aviation Summit held under the…
March 11, 2022

Statement on cooperation with Russia

In response to the military aggression of the Russian Federation in the Ukraine, EREA has decided to suspend cooperation with the Zhukovsky Central Institute of Aerodynamics (TsAGI). This applies to…
January 14, 2022

New Year’s Greetings 2022

Dear EREA Friends, The last two years were difficult and different from what we used to know. Each of us had to face the new reality and reorganise our lives.…


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