Entrepreneurs with airport-related activities have the opportunity to establish themselves at Twente Airport in an environment with partners where innovation, development and pioneering is also the most normal thing in the world.

Are you looking for a business location where innovation, innovation and testing take center stage? Twente Airport and Technology Base offer you the opportunity to develop and test products or systems in a protected environment.

The site has various facilities for testing and training manned and unmanned aviation systems or concepts and scenarios in the field of safety & security. There is also ample space for prototyping, pilot production and industrial research. The companies at Technology Base and Twente Airport work together with strategic partners such as the University of Twente, TPRC, Fraunhofer, Saxion University of Applied Sciences and ROC van Twente.

Twente Airport is the ideal location for entrepreneurs who want to develop, test, train and experiment.

Establishment Opportunities
Existing buildings

Technology Base has several existing buildings with a total GFA of approximately 24,000 m2. The three largest buildings are hangars with a total GFA of 11,500 m2 and there are 13 former f16 shelters, which have been or will soon be transformed into permanent, inspiring accommodation for innovative companies.

The shelters have all been leased and only the hangars still have space for temporary rental of office space and possibly storage.

Lots and new buildings

Does your company fit within one of the profiles aviation-related activity, Safety & Security, Advanced Materials & Manufacturing or unmanned systems and are you looking for the ideal location to establish, but also develop, test or train?

At Technology Base and Twente Airport you have all the space you need to build your own scalable office or business location, with maximum use of circularity and sustainability. The lots are issued on a long lease at market rates and are tailored to the desired business size.

Temporary rental office space

At Twente Airport, it is possible to temporarily rent office space in one of the hangars for employees who maintain the parked aircraft, for example. The hangar is accessible via the restricted area of Technology Base, but also has flexible access to Twente Airport, so that you can easily (in consultation with the port authority, of course) get to and from the parked aircraft for maintenance.

Established companies

Technology Base and Twente Airport offer space for business activity in the field of new materials and innovative production technologies and bring together companies in the field of materials, pre-production and prototyping. Chain cooperation is central to the companies located on the site.

Companies located at Twente Airport include Aircraft End-of-Life Solutions (AELS), TKH Airport Solutions (formerly USE System Engineering), Space53 and Aeronamic.

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