Airbus welcomes the opportunity to find in the framework of InnoSpae Masters external innovators to shape the future of commercial space together – along the entire value chain.

In the challenge, Airbus is looking for exceptional hardware, industrial processes, applications, or business models with relevance for space that promise to have a lasting influence on our daily lives. The focus is on solutions enabling sustainable and efficient innovations for space and earth on topics such as, but not limited to:

  • Earth observation and environmental monitoring
  • Mobility and transportation
  • 5G connectivity and IoT/M2M
  • Space exploration and the sustainable use of space
  • Agriculture, life sciences and health
  • Microgravity and materials research
  • New and sustainable technologies and services

Who can apply?

  • Science & Industry
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Individuals


  • Access to Airbus experts
  • Possibility to pitch to Airbus Ventures
  • Possibility to pitch for the Airbus BizLab accelerator
  • Possibility to pitch for a crowd investing campaign
  • Development of a mission proposal (with the aim of a joint application for public funding)
  • € 3,000 for the challenge winner
  • € 2,000 for the runner-up
  • € 1,000 for the second runner-up


Applications are open now until 4 February 2022.

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