Rheinmetall Air Defence Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1989

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

Rheinmetall Air Defence General Information


Manufacturer and supplier of air defense systems, simulators and training systems. The company's products include search-and-tracking sensors, 35 mm air-defense guns, command-and-control posts, battle management and ship-based combat systems, enabling armed forces such as naval defense and air defense to receive complete security systems.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Oerlikon Contraves, Schweizerische Werkzeugmaschinenfabrik Oerlikon, Contraves, Oerlikon Contraves Defence
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Aerospace and Defense
Corporate Office
  • Birchstr. 155
  • 8050 Zurich
  • Switzerland

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Rheinmetall Air Defence Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Rheinmetall Air Defence Patents

Rheinmetall Air Defence Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
DE-202022103940-U1 System for training and further education of employees using a wearable computer (hmd) and a hand-held device (hhd) Active 13-Jul-2022 00000000000
DE-102022117511-A1 System and method for training and further training of employees using a wearable computer (hmd) and a hand-held device (hhd) Pending 13-Jul-2022 000000000
DE-102022112735-A1 Revolver gun and method for operating a revolver gun Pending 20-May-2022 00000000 0
EP-4279857-A2 Revolver cannon and method for operating a revolver cannon Pending 20-May-2022 00000000 0
DE-102022112735-A8 Revolver gun and method for operating a revolver gun Pending 20-May-2022 F41A9/27 0
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Rheinmetall Air Defence FAQs

  • When was Rheinmetall Air Defence founded?

    Rheinmetall Air Defence was founded in 1989.

  • Where is Rheinmetall Air Defence headquartered?

    Rheinmetall Air Defence is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

  • What industry is Rheinmetall Air Defence in?

    Rheinmetall Air Defence’s primary industry is Aerospace and Defense.

  • Is Rheinmetall Air Defence a private or public company?

    Rheinmetall Air Defence is a Private company.

  • What is Rheinmetall Air Defence’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Rheinmetall Air Defence is 000000.

  • When was Rheinmetall Air Defence acquired?

    Rheinmetall Air Defence was acquired on 01-Jan-1999.

  • Who acquired Rheinmetall Air Defence?

    Rheinmetall Air Defence was acquired by Rheinmetall.

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