Airbus Defence and Space GmbH
Airbus Defence and Space GmbH
Claude-Dornier-Str. 1
88090 Immenstaad

Stefan Hartwig
+49 7545 89660

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. Around 2140 people work at the Immenstaad site. The company is Europe’s number one provider of tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft and one of the world’s largest space businesses.

2000 (EADS)
Cluster-Member since



Mission systems
Reconnaissance systemsElectronic warfare
Hardware and software developmentEngineering servicesSimulationStudiesData processing, IT, security, cloud


Satellites / probes
Space scienceEarth observationCommunicationNavigation
Instruments / payloads
Scientific instruments / experimentsEarth observation
Space infrastructure
Life support systemsMicro-g environment experiments
Ground systems
Transmission and receiving stations
Hardware and software developmentEngineering servicesSimulationStudies
Other services
Integration test equipment

Unique selling points

  • Development of end-to-end solutions – systems of systems
  • Cyber secured products
  • Service oriented architecture in multi-domain solutions

Products / services

  • Earth observation and science satellites
  • Geoinformation systems
  • Infrastructure and experiments for astronautics
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Cloud based solutions
  • Virtual reality
  • Augmented reality

Key product benefits

  • Environmental protection and safety
  • Mobility


  • Secure satellite communication and networks#
  • Multi-Domain Combat Applications
  • Management, information and ISR systems
  • Target presentation systems and services
  • Container integration/mobile systems
  • Property security and training (training academy)
  • Geoinformation products and services
  • Satellite integration and testing
  • Air dominance
  • Mobile hospitals

Future issues

  • Autonomous flight
  • Autonomous systems
  • Artificial intelligence
  • “New space”
  • Digitalization
  • FCAS and multi-domain combat cloud

Reference customers

  • ESA
  • NASA
  • German Aerospace Center (DLR)
  • German Bundeswehr
  • NATO
  • EMSA