Foreign Cooperation

The globalization of the industry and scientific research market requires collaboration among specialists from all over the world.

The advancement of information technologies, knowledge based management and an increasing number of international projects make it possible to join forces in conducting research in the area of global competencies, in order to meet the needs of particular countries and organizations.

The Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation is engaged in intensive collaboration with many technical universities, scientific establishments and industrial laboratories in Europe, the USA, Asia, Australia and Africa.

Our partners include:


  • General Electric, USA
  • Sikorsky, USA
  • Pratt & Whitney, Canada
  • Airbus SA, France
  • Airbus UK, Great Britain
  • Kopter, Switzerland
  • Dassault Aviation, France
  • Turkish Aerospace Industries, Turkey
  • Alenia Aeronautica Spa, Italy
  • MTU, Germany
  • Rolls-Royce plc, Great Britain
  • Saab Aerosystems, Sweden
  • Piaggio Aerospace, Italy
  • Honeywell, USA
  • Jenbacher and Waukesha Gas Engines (INNIO)

Research Establishments:

  • National Institute for Aerospace Research „Elie Carafoli” (INCAS), Romania
  • National Research & Development Institute for Gas Turbines (COMOTI), Romania
  • Czech Aerospace Resarch Centre (VZLU), Czechia
  • Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI), Russia
  • Italian Aerospace Research Center (CIRA), Italy
  • Centre of Engineering and Product Development (CEIIA), Portugal
  • Instituto Nacional de Técnica Aeroespacial Spain (INTA), Spain
  • Swiss Center for Electronics and Microtechnology (CSEM), Switzerland
  • National Aerospace Laboratory (NLR), Netherlands
  • Office National d’Études et de Recherches Aérospatiales France (ONERA), France
  • Deutches Zentrum fur Luft und Raumfahrt (DLR), Germany
  • Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT), Austria
  • Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI), Sweden
  • Institute for Aerospace Research (NRC), Canada
  • Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics (VKI), Belgium

Scientific and R&D Associations:

  • EREA – Association of Research Establishments in Aeronautics
  • IFAR – International Forum for Aviation Research
  • ICAS – International Council of Aeronautical Sciences
  • CEAS – Council of European Aerospace Societies
  • EASN – European Aeronautics Science Network
  • European Defence Agency
  • European Space Agency
  • European Windtunnel Association
  • Supersonic Windtunnel Association, International
  • ICAF –  International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue


  • Ohio State University, USA
  • Izmir Institute of Technology, Turkey
  • Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
  • Cranfield University, Great Britain
  • Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
  • Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
  • Trinity College Dublin, Irland
  • University of Southampton, Great Britain
  • Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania