Swiss Aerospace Cluster


Cluster description


Description of your aviation region
We are the industry network supporting the Swiss aerospace industry in the transfer of contacts, knowledge and technology.
Year of creation
2009
Region
Switzerland
Number of companies
105
Number of research institutes
4
Numbers of public authorities
21
Other cluster members
80
Organizational form
Registered Association
Financing
Various sources
Main industry actors

MSH, RUAG, Europoles, Aerolite, AeroEX, Solenix, Haba AG, BWB, Knöpfel, Skyguide

Main research institutes

CFAC-HSG, ETH, ZHAW, HSLU

Cluster Competence and Strategy


“Better together”

  • The aviation and space industry play an important role in the Swiss economy.
  • The industry consists of numerous small and medium sized enterprises that manufacture highly innovative products for OEMs and other major aerospace customers.

The Swiss Aerospace Cluster brings together aerospace suppliers, research institutions as well as the service

  • Network of manufacturers, service providers, universities, universities of applied sciences, federations, public institutions, (emphasis on SMEs)
  • Establish and promote new markets, market segments or customers for our members throughout the cooperation with swiss federal offices, international organizations (ESA, EACP,..), cantons (ZH, NW), and interdisciplinary institutions
  • Know-how and technological transfer in the sector of aerospace and satellite navigation through the cooperation with research institutions and universities
  • Active exchange of information and knowledge between all partners
  • Fostering of the aerospace and satellite navigation industry in general
  • Cross clustering with e.g. EACP, LRBW, etc.
  • International cooperations in projects
  • Network and cooperation on Airshows with the Swiss Pavilion and the Swiss Aerospace Cluster Lounge
  • Foundation of the Helicopter Center Glarus in Mollis consisting of our member firms.

Contact Information Cluster Management


International relations
Erik Linden

EUROPEAN AEROSPACE CLUSTER PARTNERSHIP
c/o HAMBURG AVIATION e.V.
Wexstraße 7, 20355 Hamburg, Germany
infoeacp-aero.eu

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