AeroSpace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD)

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Lobbying costs:

WARNING: As this organisation lists one or more EP accredited lobbyists, it is highly improbable that its lobbying costs are lower than €10,000.

WARNING: The lobbying costs declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.

200,000€ - 299,999€

Financial year: 01/01/2019 - 01/12/2019

Lobbyists declared: 3 FTE (12)

WARNING: The number of full time equivalent lobbyists declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.


Lobbyists with EP accreditation: 1


Meetings with European Commission: 47

Lobbying costs over the years:


AeroSpace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD)

Registration on EU Transparency Register

72699997886-57 (First registered: 30 Jan 2012)

Goals / Remit

ASD represents the aeronautics, space, defence and security industries of Europe in all matters of common interest with the objective of promoting and supporting the competitive development of these sectors. ASD pursues joint industry actions which have to be dealt with on a European level or which concern issues of an agreed transnational nature, through generating common industry positions.
ASD’s overall mission is to enhance the competitive development of the Aeronautics, Space, Defence and Security Industry in Europe in partnership with European institutions and Member associations. To this end, ASD:
• Represents the European industry to promote its interests and ensure a high priority for issues affecting this sector in European public policy. The association also provides early warning on policy issues, assess policy impact, initiates and shapes policy as well as developing common positions;
• Offers a single point of contact between industry and relevant stakeholders (...)


Civil Aviation: Review of the EASA Basic Regulation; EASA Fines & Penalty Charges; ETS, Climate change and CO2 standards; RPAS and their insertion into the civil aerospace; Defence: PADR; Critical raw materials for defence industry; Security of supply; Cross-border Supply chains; EDAP; EDIDP; European Defence Fund; Security: European Security Strategy; Review of Security research; Instrument for Peace and Stability; Economic, Legal & Trade matters: TTIP; Trade secrets; IPR-H2020 Special modalities; IPR - PADSR Special modalities; Competitiveness proofing; the Juncker Investment Plan & InvestEU; Conflict minerals; Foreign Direct Investments; Environment: European Energy Union - Alternative fuels; REACH- Legacy spare parts; Biocidal products Regulation; ICAO Research: Horizon Europe; Horizon 2020;


Head office:
Rue Montoyer, 10
Brussels 1000

Tel: 32 2 7758110