Aerospace

The aerospace industry

The aerospace cluster refers to the classic component suppliers, aircraft manufacturers and suppliers, and maintenance companies. Manufacturers and suppliers in this international market are subject to strict criteria and must be certified.

The aerospace cluster consists of the following sub-segments:

  • Aviation
  • Space flight
  • Satellite navigation

Well-known companies

Acutronic AG, Aerolite Max Bucher AG, Bucher Leichtbau AG, Flughafen AG, Jet Aviation AG, Skyguide AG, Swiss Int. Airlines AG, SR Technics AG, Ruag Space AG, U-blox AG.

Partnership with the “swiss aerospace cluster”

The Business and Economic Development Division of the Canton of Zurich plays a formative role as a member and partner of the “swiss aerospace cluster”. The efforts and activities of this cluster are directed primarily at the non-organised SMEs. The aim is to offer them a platform for communication and the cooperation necessary so that they can be represented at international events and mediate in the search of partners.