Sponsors & Supporters

The REXUS/BEXUS program is realized under a bilateral Agency Agreement between the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and the Swedish National Space Board (SNSB). Through the collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA), the Swedish share has been made available to students from all ESA Member or Cooperating States.


German Aerospace Center (DLR)
The German Aerospace Center (DLR) supports the REXUS/BEXUS program, part of which is financial support for the german teams and providing personnel for organization and technical support.


Swedish National Space Board (SNSB)
The Swedish National Space Board is one of the founders of the REXUS / BEXUS program.


European Space Agency (ESA)
The European Space Agency supports the REXUS / BEXUS program. Experts from ESA provide technical support to the student teams throughout the project.


Swedish Space Corporation (SSC)
The Swedish Space Corporation supports the REXUS/BEXUS program. Experts from SSC provide technical support to the student teams throughout the project.


Center of Applied Space Technology and Microgravity (ZARM)
ZARM is part of the Department of Production Engineering at the University of Bremen. Among others, it supports the REXUS/BEXUS program and coordinates the german experiments of the REXUS/BEXUS program.


Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg
The University and especially the Chair of Aerospace Information Technology VIII headed by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sergio Montenegro provided meeting rooms and laboratories which were needed to organize, build and test the experiment.

Watterott electronic
Watterott electronic is an electronics company specialized in Open-Hardware, DIY (Do-It-Yourself) and development components.

WD-40 Company
WD-40 Company encompasses a group of brands featuring a full range of high performance products. Spanning maintenance, specialty, and cleaning products for all corners of the industrial realm.

Schraubenhandel Machholz
Schraubenhandel Machholz is a company specialized in screws, bolts, nuts and ships quality products from Würzburg to all of Europe.

Wera shall never be content with existing standards. There are many screwdriving tools: but unlike others, Wera does not believe that tools have reached their ultimate stage of development. Wera is always searching for new ideas.

Peter WAHL Metall- & Kunststofftechnik
WAHL is a modern subcontractor with a 50 year long company history. As development supplier they produce both prototypes and serial parts. With it's own tool making, the company manufactures all tools and special purpose machines customer-specific, promptly and with know-how from many years of experience.

Wiha Werkzeuge
Wiha is one of the leading manufacturers in the world for hand tools for professional use in trade and industry. Founded in 1939, the family-run company currently employs over 800 staff members to manufacture and market more than 3,500 premium tools.

Fluid Concept
Located in Karlsdorf-Neuthard, Fluid Concept is a company distributing products in the pneumatic, hydraulic and solenoid valve sector. They have a large line of products in these categories and many around them.

FLIR Systems
FLIR took its name from the acronym for forward-looking infrared imaging systems. It is the world's largest commercial company specializing in the design and production of thermal imaging cameras, components and imaging sensors.

Whether it involves ladders, mobile scaffolding, or special solutions for the maintenance of technical installations – the GÜNZBURGER STEIGTECHNIK is recognised far beyond Europe as a premium supplier for such requests.

iNDTact means to combine a sensor suitable for series production with laboratory testing quality and, in spite of standardised iNDTact product series, generate flexible solutions for customers.

Zollshop is a mail-order firm for inch screws and inch tool, they are shipping nationally as well as internationally.

Fluke Corporation
Fluke Corporation is the world leader in the manufacture, distribution and service of electronic test tools and software. Fluke has helped define and grow a unique technology market, providing testing and troubleshooting capabilities in manufacturing and service industries.

PETEC Verbindungstechnik
PETEC Verbindungstechnik is a company specialized in glue/adhesives, sealants, technical sprays, underbody protection and products to secure screws as well as bearings.

Foto Mundus
Foto Mundus is a german photo shop dedicated to photography and videography products. They show passion for that hobby which is conveniently also their profession.

GÖDE Stiftung
The GÖDE Stiftung supports the promotion of science and education. It supports and leads research projects dealing with issues at the limit of classic physics. Its main area of interest lies in the exploration of gravity and its interaction with other physical fundamental forces. The GÖDE Stiftung is part of the international GÖDE Holding, headquartered near Aschaffenburg, Bavaria.