The Department has contributed to the creation of the PEGASUS network among the major European Aerospace Universities, with the goal of promoting a common European higher education area in aerospace engineering

The Department is the focal point of a strategic partnership between Airbus Group SAS and Politecnico di Milano, to ensure students graduate with the skills needed by industry to face future challenges generated by a more complex and competitive environment.

The Department is leading the participation of Politecnico di Milano in the CleanSky2 international research program, where Politecnico is core partner for the Green Regional Aircraft project.