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The Competence sectors

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The procurement of systems and equipment for the armed forces and other customers is a core activity of armasuisse.


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The Competence Sector Science + Technology S+T acts as research and technology hub of the DDPS.

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armasuisse Real Estate

armasuisse Real Estate is responsible for the real estate management within the DDPS with 14 000 buildings and facilities.

Welcome to armasuisse

armasuisse is the federal competence center for the procurement of technologically complex systems and equipment, security relevant technologies and quality management, and the Real Estate DDPS.


Positive feedback for industrial briefing by armasuisse

The industrial briefing „Fit for the future“ on Thursday, organised by armasuisse, met with great interest. The event was also attended by Claude-France Arnould, Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency (EDA). More than 200 representatives from Swiss Industry and the Federal Department of Defence Civil Protection and Sport (DDPS) followed the speakers’ presentations.

Armed Forces reconnaissance drone system to be replaced

Drone system Elbit Hermes 900

The ADS 95 Ranger reconnaissance drone system, which the Swiss Armed Forces have been operating since 2001, will be replaced by 2020. The choice of the new model provides the basis for the dispatch on procurement.


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