Combined imprint (provider identification)​

This website is owned by AZO Anzwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen on behalf of the European Space Agency (ESA).

The provider and thus responsible for the commercial and business-related website is AZO Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen, represented by the managing directors Dipl.-Ing (TU) Thorsten Rudolph (CEO), Dipl.-Kauffrau Stefanie Herrmann (CFO).

This website is an information offer of

AZO Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen
Claude-Dornier-Str. 1
Building 401
82234 Weßling

Phone: +49 8153 29800-10

Registered office of AZO Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen:
82234 Weßling, Germany

Munich Local Court HRB 150 549

Legal form: Limited liability company (GmbH)

Applicable law: Law of the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG)

Tax office Munich

Sales tax identification number: DE 236 395 434

Managing directors authorised to represent the company

Dipl.-Ing (TU) Thorsten Rudolph (CEO),
Dipl.-Kauffrau Stefanie Herrmann (CFO)

Supervisory Board

Klaus Hamacher (Chairman), Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of the German Aerospace Center (e.V.), Cologne-Porz, Germany; Rüdiger Stahl (Vector) Chairman of TQ-Systems GmbH, Weßling, Germany; Christoph Pfaff, Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Regional Development and Energy, Munich, Germany

Responsible for journalistic editorial contributions according to § 18 para. 2 MStV:

Thorsten Rudolph, CEO,

Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen, Claude-Dornier-Straße 1, Building 401, 82234 Weßling, Germany

TÜV Siegel

External data protection officer

Sven Lenz
German Data Protection Law Firm – Datenschutzkanzlei Lenz GmbH & Co. KG
Bahnhofstrasse 50
87435 Kempten

If you have any questions about data protection or other data protection-related concerns, please feel free to send an e-mail to the following e-mail address:

Object of AZO Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen

Expansion and operation of an application centre for satellite navigation and other technologies. Intensification of cooperation between research and industry for the development of new products and services in the field of satellite navigation and further technologies…


We may, at our own discretion and without assuming any liability, change this website in whole or in part at any time without notice and discontinue its operation. By setting a link to external websites (“hyperlinks”), we do not adopt this website or its content as our own. Furthermore, we are not responsible for the availability of these websites or their content.

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The images used on the website are from the image databases of the European Space Agency and AZO Anwendungszentrum GmbH Oberpfaffenhofen.

Note: General Equal Treatment Act (AGG)

For reasons of easier readability, no gender-specific differentiation is made. Corresponding terms apply to all genders for the purposes of equal treatment.