AED - Associação Portuguesa para o Cluster das Indústrias de Aeronáutica, Espaço e Defesa

AED Cluster Portugal (AEDCP) is the Portuguese Cluster for the Aeronautics, Space and Defence Industries and was created in 2016, as a private non-profit organisation. Already involving more than 100 entities established in Portugal, the Cluster brings together the main stakeholders of the three sectors, positioning itself as an entry point into the country and a driving element for all national and international actors. The strategic objectives of AED Cluster Portugal are framed within four main pillars: Funding and Regulation; People and Skills; Innovation and Value; Markets and Opportunities.

General information


Parque do Alentejo de Ciência e Tecnologia, Rua Luís Adelino Fonseca, Lote 1

Point of Contact

Raul Lourenço

910 280 385

Areas of interest

3D printingArtificial IntelligenceAutomation and Robotics components and TechnologiesAutomation/RoboticsCBRNE, Medical Equipment & ServicesCommon Machinery & ComponentsControl Electronics TechnologiesData ManagementDigital, Data & Emergent Hi-TechEducation & TrainingElectrical & Electronics EquipmentElectronic and Structural DesignFuelsGround Support EquipmentInformation SuperiorityLogistics/Integrated Logistics SupportMicro ElectronicsMission Operation and Ground Data SystemsMRO SpaceNetwork architecturesPackaging, Handling, Storage and TransporationPersonal EquipmentR&DRemote Sensing and Ground SegmentSatellite NavigationSimulation and TrainingSpace Data Applications and DevelopmentStructural Design and verification methods and toolsTesting, Certification and Quality AssuranceThermal Protection Systems (MLI)