Product support in the evaluation process of a new fighter aircraft

Walter Infanger, project manager for product support, describes in the following article how product support is embedded in the evaluation process of a new fighter aircraft.

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Benefit analysis in the «new fighter aircraft» and «extended-range ground-based air defence system» project

Xavier Comby, responsible for the engineering part of the NFA-project, explains how the determination of the total benefit is carried out by using the so-called «AHP method».

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Second proposals for new fighter aircraft and extended-range ground-based air defence systems received

The government authorities of the potential candidates for a new fighter aircraft and an extended-range ground-based air defence system submitted their second proposal to armasuisse on November 18, 2020.

Media release

Signing of Contract for «Schützenpanzer 2000 Nutzungsverlängerung»

On November 18, 2020, National Armaments Director Martin Sonderegger and project manager Roger Schwenter signed the contract for the «Schützenpanzer 2000 Nutzungsverlängerung» (the extension of use of the Armoured Infantry Fighting Vehicles CV9030).


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