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RUAG Group
IndustryAviation, Space, Technology and Defence
PredecessorEidgenössische Konstruktionswerkstätte
Eidgenössische Flugzeugwerke Emmen
Founded1998; 21 years ago (1998)
Area served
Key people
Hans-Peter Schwald (Chairman)[1]
Urs Breitmeier (CEO)[2]
ProductsAll kind of technical products from ammunition to satellite equipment
RevenueIncrease CH₣ 1,858 million[3] (2016)
Increase CH₣ 151 million[3] (2016)
Decrease CH₣ 116 million[3] (2016)
OwnerSwiss Confederation
Number of employees
8,734[3] (2016)
DivisionsRUAG Space
RUAG Aviation
RUAG Aerostructures
RUAG Defence
RUAG Ammotec
RUAG factory in Emmen, Switzerland
RUAG factory in Emmen, Switzerland

RUAG (originally Rüstungs Unternehmen Aktiengesellschaft; Joint Stock Defense Company) is a Swiss technology company, with its headquarters in Bern. It has production sites in Switzerland (Nyon, Aigle, Thun, Bern, Emmen, Altdorf, Zürich and Interlaken), Germany (Oberpfaffenhofen, Hamburg Wedel and Fürth), Sweden (Gothenburg, Linköping and Åmotfors), Hungary (Sirok, Eger), Austria (Vienna, Berndorf) and United States (Tampa and Titusville), and sales companies in Australia, UK, France, Belgium, Brazil and Malaysia.


The RUAG has following producing divisions:




  1. ^ RUAG. "Hans-Peter Schwald - RUAG". Archived from the original on 24 December 2016.
  2. ^ RUAG. "Urs Breitmeier - RUAG". Archived from the original on 24 December 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d RUAG. "Financial Year 2016 - RUAG".

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