Comprehensive, integrated, fascinating – researching for the world of tomorrow With over 8,000 employees – including 3,650 scientists – DLR is one of the largest and most important research organizations in Europe. As Germany’s national centre for aeronautics, space, transport and energy research, DLR has a unique mission: · To explore the Earth and the solar system · To perform research on topics related to environmental conservation · To develop sustainable transport and communication technologies Moreover, as a space agency, we are also responsible for planning and implementing Germany’s space activities.