The registered association with the same name was founded more than 20 years ago. The shareholders are 40 members of small and medium sized enterprises being active in the transportation domain. Further support, both in form of personnel and financial aid, is granted by the business development agency of the City of Braunschweig and the State of Niedersachsen.
One task of the Research Airport is to link the located partners, identify common topics of interest and group them for joint projects. Moreover, the settlement of companies, completing
the existing know how, is of importance. Additionally, fairs and congresses are organized by the cluster management.