News found: 11


    • 15.01.2020
    • Air, Helicopter, Aviation
    • Media release

    RUAG offers new training courses for Maintenance Check Flights

    January 2020 – EASA (European Union Aviation Safety Agency) has re-regulated the inspection flights after maintenance work, so-called Maintenance Check Flights (MCF). Therefore, many helicopter operators are obliged to train their crew for check flights. RUAG has optimised its course offer for MCFs and provides operators and maintenance facilities with tailor-made solutions. ... More



    • 11.10.2018
    • Space, Air, RUAG Australia, Helicopter, Mecanex, Propeller Aircraft, Self Protection, Engineering, Aerodynamics, Land, Group
    • Media release

    Organisational and personnel decisions as part of the unbundling project

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    • 06.09.2018
    • Air, RUAG MRO International, Aviation
    • Media release

    RUAG MRO Switzerland recognized as European Export Controls Compliance Team of the Year 2018

    The RUAG MRO Switzerland team for Trade Compliance was named the European Export Controls Compliance Team of the Year by WorldECR and their publication “The Journal of Export Controls and Sanctions”.... More

    • 20.06.2018
    • Air, RUAG MRO International, Business Jets, Helicopter, Propeller Aircraft, RUAG Deutschland
    • Media release

    RUAG earns approval for helicopters and propeller aircraft with Russian civil registration

    RUAG MRO Switzerland is now also approved for the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of civil helicopters and propeller aircraft registered in Russia. This is an extension to the existing approvals RUAG holds for business jets issued by the Russian Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsia) in 2016 and includes helicopters and propeller aircraft within the standard RUAG type ratings portfolio at their facilities in Switzerland.... More

    • 06.06.2018
    • Air, Helicopter, RUAG Deutschland
    • Media release

    RUAG achieves Bell 505 Jet Ranger X helicopter MRO approvals with reassembly capabilities

    RUAG MRO CH is named as one of the first helicopter services providers in Europe to earn OEM approvals for MRO on the new Bell Helicopter 505 (JRX). RUAG also holds reassembly capabilities. Fully qualified during the first Bell 505 technical courses at the Bell Helicopter Training Academy, the RUAG team provides these new services at their helicopters support facility in Sion. A Bell Authorized Service Center, the RUAG Sion location is set to host the Bell 505 during its European launch tour.... More

    • 01.05.2018
    • Air, RUAG MRO International, Helicopter
    • Media release

    RUAG holds first Swiss-based helicopter crew training for Maintenance Check Flights ahead of 2019 EASA regulation

    RUAG MRO Switzerland flight test pilots applied their significant knowledge and experience in helicopter Maintenance Check Flights (MCF) to train fellow Swiss pilots and other interested parties in the first-ever training of its kind in Switzerland. The theory-based courses are offered by RUAG to prepare flight crews and technical personnel for the introduction of MCF regulations by the EASA, expected in 2019. Instruction took place at the RUAG MRO CH Helicopter Competency Center in Alpnach.... More


    • 20.03.2017
    • Air, RUAG MRO International, Helicopter
    • Media release

    RUAG integrates pilot assistance and safety solution on EC635 for NATO DVE flight trials

    RUAG MRO CH integrated a pilot assistance and helicopter safety solution on the Airbus Helicopter EC635, on behalf of the Swiss Air Force, for use in recent North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)-sponsored trials. The goal of the international trials cited technology- testing for enhancing safety during helicopter operations in limited visibility environments. Held at Älggialp, Switzerland, the NATO trials focused on Degraded Visual Environments (DVE) caused specifically by snow, or whiteo... More

    • 06.03.2017
    • Air, RUAG MRO International, Business Jets, Helicopter
    • Media release

    New solution for 4G connectivity in helicopter cabin

    RUAG MRO Switzerland is developing a solution for a brand new 4G LTE connectivity experience in helicopters. This allows passengers to enjoy the same connectivity as they have on the ground. For this purpose RUAG MRO Switzerland is certifying an European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC).... More


    • 28.11.2016
    • Air, Business Jets, Helicopter, Engineering, Aviation
    • Media release

    RUAG named Authorised Service Centre for the AW139 by Leonardo

    RUAG MRO Switzerland has secured Authorised Service Centre status for the Leonardo AW139 helicopter at its locations in Sion and Lugano, Switzerland. This authorisation confirms RUAG MRO Switzerland as a full support partner for the AW139 helicopter, including all maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO), as well as warranty services.... More

    • 12.07.2016
    • Air, Business Jets, Helicopter, Engineering, Aviation
    • Media release

    Bell Helicopter names RUAG MRO Switzerland as CSF in Switzerland

    Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, named RUAG MRO Switzerland as Bell Helicopter’s newest Customer Service Facility (CSF).... More