• 03.03.2017
  • Air, RUAG MRO International
  • Media release

RUAG wins three C-check events on Dassault Falcon aircraft set to run concurrently in Geneva

RUAG Aviation announces a premier for their Authorised Falcon Service Centre in Geneva. The aircraft services provider has successfully signed three heavy maintenance events for as many separate customers. All three events, including 2C- and 3C-check inspections, are scheduled to run concurrently. The aircraft in question are a Dassault Falcon 7X and 2 Dassault Falcon 2000....

“All three customers rely on our C-check expertise and our one-stop shop solutions to manage their C-check to their complete satisfaction and with absolute professionalism,” states David Ricklin, General Manager Site Geneva, RUAG Aviation. “Certainly, our overriding dedication to complete project transparency and our passion for quality are the factors which allow us to take on the challenge of three concurrent heavy maintenance visits,” he emphasises. 

In fact, RUAG Aviation is renowned for its flexible approach, efficient services, and expertise for business jet maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO). An Authorised Service Centre for Dassault Falcon, RUAG Aviation in Geneva has experience in running simultaneous Dassault Falcon projects. “Accommodating all three aircraft, meeting individual customer requirements and guaranteeing aircraft availability is what our people, our business and our services are all about,” confirms David Ricklin.

RUAG Aviation credits their one-stop shop services with their ability for successfully mastering multiple C-check projects at the same time. Customers realise savings in both time and cost as all aircraft support solutions are provided from a single source during the same downtime. RUAG Aviation one-stop shop solutions include MRO, cabin interiors, aircraft painting, system upgrades, component services, FBO, AOG, and support and consulting. Those customers frequenting the Geneva airport are able to rely on RUAG for line maintenance services as well as experience the discreet services and VIP handling available at the RUAG Aviation FBO.

“We are keen to further establish RUAG Aviation as the customers’ partner of choice, instilling trust and confidence in our people and our solutions,” concludes David Ricklin.


RUAG Aviation is a leading supplier, support provider and integrator of systems and components for civil and military aviation worldwide.

Servicing aircraft and helicopters throughout their entire life cycle, the company’s core competencies include maintenance, repair and overhaul services, upgrades, and the development, manufacturing and integration of subsystems.

RUAG is an authorised service centre for OEMs of renown, such as Airbus Helicopters, Bell, Bombardier, Cirrus, Cessna, Diamond, Dassault Aviation, Embraer, Leonardo, Piaggio, Sikorsky, Piper, and Mooney, as well as a service centre for 328 Support Services, Hawker Beechcraft, Viking und MD Helicopters. RUAG Aviation is also a partner to the Swiss Armed Forces and other international air forces.

The company is also the manufacturer (OEM) of the Dornier 228, a versatile aircraft for challenging special missions and passenger and cargo operations.

RUAG Aviation is an approved Part 21/J EASA Design Organisation, Part 21/G EASA Production Organisation, and Part 145 EASA Maintenance Organisation.