RUAG Space Finland

RUAG has acquired the space business of the Finish company Patria. On 7 May 2015 the two contracting parties completed the final transaction steps. Patria's space activities have been transferred to the newly founded RUAG Space Finland.

RUAG Space Finland's key product areas are spacecraft control electronics, electrical power subsystems, drive electronic units and related test equipment. The acquired space operations has been very successful and active in various satellite programs of the European Space Agency (ESA) such as the earth observation satellites Sentinel-2, Earthcare and Swarm and the Gaia space telescope.