Company profile

For more than 80 years, Rohde & Schwarz has stood for quality, precision and innovation in all fields of wireless communications. The company is strategically based on five pillars: secure communications, test and measurement, broadcast and media, cybersecurity, radiomonitoring and radiolocation. Thanks to this strategy, the company can address diverse market segments, including wireless communications, air traffic control, aerospace and defense, homeland security, the broadcasting and electronics industry and critical infrastructures.

For several decades now, the Rohde & Schwarz has supplied innovative solutions for a wide range of applications in the aviation sector. Rohde & Schwarz has built itself a strong reputation in this safety-critical sector through the outstanding availability and performance of the systems, subsystems and equipment it provides – a key factor today as the density of air traffic continues to increase steadily.


More than 80 years quality and precision in all fields of wireless communications.


More than 200 airports and control centers rely on our systems.


Around 300  products or improvements are launched every year.


Civil air traffic control agencies in 80 countries use the company’s systems.

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Facts and figures

As an independent, family-owned company, Rohde & Schwarz generates its growth from its own resources. Since the company does not have to think in quarters, it can plan for the long term. On June 30, 2017, Rohde & Schwarz had approximately 10.500 employees. The company achieved a net revenue of EUR 1.9 billion in the 2016/2017 fiscal year.

Business fields and service

Secure communications

Test and measurement


Broadcasting and media


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