System upgrade – innovative and tailored solutions

Its many years of experience and its extensive capabilities make RUAG Aviation an optimal partner when it comes to the upgrade of components and avionics systems, or even complete system integrations. Customers can rely on our comprehensive consultation and efficient project management, as well as on the professional execution of all the engineering work.

In the F/A-18 Upgrade 21, for example, a more efficient radar warning system, new cockpit displays and a precise, interference-resistant GPS receiver were installed. Additionally, modifications were carried out to the software of the Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) systems. The work also include the installation of a new helmet visualization system and the integration of the new AIM-9X guided missile.