Teruel International Airport is an industrial-aeronautical HUB, located on the EUROPEAN AEROSPACE INDUSTRY, and it is recognized as the aeronautical platform of Teruel, PLATA.
PLATA is a public entity owned by a Consortium formed by the Government of Aragon (60%) and Teruel City Council (40%). It is designed to be an open platform in a strategic location where aeronautical companies around the world could base their operations in a very competitive condition.
PLATA is an appropriate Aero-Industrial site, offering to the companies the most favourable opportunities for locating and expanding their aeronautical and aerospace business.
In addition, PLATA is well known for its leadership and expertise in maintenance, MRO, parking and recycling for aircraft and helicopters. PLATA is also endeavouring new business for executive and general aviation, UAV-RPA research & developments, and other aerospace activities.
Project role: The main role in the project is the exploitation in the aeronautical area. Teruel’s Airport is an industrial airport which takes part in the business case studies. Taking into account the recycling activity carried out at the airport, it can play a supportive role to demonstrate the potential for integrating the developed concepts and technologies into current industrial landscapes so they can be deployed quicker and scaled up to apply industry-wide.