RUAG Aerostructures

RUAG Aerostructures is a globally active tier 1 supplier developing and manufacturing complete aircraft tail sections, wing and flight control components, structural elements, modules and systems for civilian and military customers and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs)....

Core business

RUAG Aerostructures supplies civilian and military aircraft OEMs with integrated component assemblies. The division offers solutions at the highest level as well as pre-finished components made with an eye to market requirements and customer specifications.

The critical success factors for the division are lean processes and cuttingedge automation technologies. Its core competencies include engineering, fine manufacturing and installation of complete tail sections, panel sections, wing and flight control components, parts, modules and systems. It assumes responsibility for both development and manufacturing in these areas, and also provides comprehensive maintenance and product support services over a system’s entire lifetime.

With its world-class skills in managing global supply chains, RUAG Aerostructures offers customers the full range of products and services of a modern tier 1 supplier. For customers in North America and Europe such as Airbus, Bombardier, Boeing Military and Pilatus, the division develops and manufactures not only aero structures, sophisticated component assemblies and structural elements for civilian and military aircraft, but also modules and structures equipped with systems. Another business area is manufacturing component assemblies for aircraft engines, for example fan cases for GE Aviation.

Aerostructures Services & Products


Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, Dassault Aviation, GE Aviation, Northrop Grumman, Pilatus Aircraft, Saab

RUAG Aerostructures in numbers (2016)

  • Net sales: CHF 236 million
  • EBITDA: CHF 15 million
  • EBIT: CHF 12 million
  • Employees: 1104
  • Based in: Switzerland, Germany, Hungary