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RUAG Group
Industry Aviation, Space, Technology and Defence
Predecessor Eidgenössische Konstruktionswerkstätte
Eidgenössische Flugzeugwerke Emmen
Founded 1998; 20 years ago (1998)
Headquarters Bern, Bern-Mittelland, Bern, Switzerland
Area served
Key people
Hans-Peter Schwald (Chairman)[1]
Urs Breitmeier (CEO)[2]
Products All kind of technical products from ammunition to satellite equipment
Revenue Increase CH₣ 1,858 million[3] (2016)
Increase CH₣ 151 million[3] (2016)
Decrease CH₣ 116 million[3] (2016)
Owner Swiss Confederation
Number of employees
8,734[3] (2016)
Divisions RUAG 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 Wedle and Fürth), Sweden (Gothenburg, Linköping and Åmotfors), Hungary (Sirok, Eger), Austria (Vienna, Berndorf) and United States (Tampa), and sales companies in Australia, UK, France, Belgium, Brazil and Malaysia.


The RUAG has following producing divisions:




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