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2018

    • 01.05.2018
    • Air, Aviation, Helicopter
    • Media release

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

    RUAG Aviation 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 Aviation Helicopter Competency Center in Alpnach.... More

2017

    • 20.03.2017
    • Air, Aviation, Helicopter
    • Media release

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

    RUAG Aviation 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, Aviation, Helicopter, Business Jets
    • Media release

    New solution for 4G connectivity in helicopter cabin

    RUAG Aviation 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 Aviation is certifying an European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC).... More

2016

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

    RUAG named Authorised Service Centre for the AW139 by Leonardo

    RUAG Aviation has secured Authorised Service Centre status for the Leonardo AW139 helicopter at its locations in Sion and Lugano, Switzerland. This authorisation confirms RUAG Aviation 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, Helicopter, Business Jets, Engineering, Aviation
    • Media release

    Bell Helicopter names RUAG Aviation as CSF in Switzerland

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