Schweizer

Schweizer (German meaning Swiss) may refer to:

  • Swiss (people)
  • Schweizer Aircraft Corporation, primarily known as a producer of sailplanes and helicopters, owned by Sikorsky Aircraft since 2004
  • Schweizer-Reneke, a town in the North West Province of South Africa

Schweizer is the surname of:

  • Eduard Schweizer (1818–1860) Chemist, inventor of the Schweizer's reagent
  • Eduard Schweizer (1913–2006), Swiss New Testament scholar
  • Irène Schweizer (born 1941), Swiss Jazz pianist
  • J. Otto Schweizer (March 27, 1863–1955) Swiss-American sculptor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Peter Schweizer (born 1964), American writer
  • Paul, William, and Ernest Schweizer, brothers and founders of Schweizer Aircraft

Other articles related to "schweizer":

Schweizer SGS 1-36 Sprite
... The Schweizer SGS 1-36 Sprite is a United States, single-seat, mid-wing glider built by Schweizer Aircraft of Elmira, New York ... as a replacement for the One-design competition Schweizer SGS 1-26, when production of that model ended in 1979 ... of production of the 1-36 in 1982 marked the end of an era that started in 1930 with the Schweizer SGP 1-1 ...
Schweizer RU-38 Twin Condor
... The Schweizer RU-38 Twin Condor is a two or three-seat, fixed gear, low wing, twin boom covert reconnaissance aircraft ... The Schweizer company model number is Schweizer SA 2-38A Condor and, in its three-seat configuration, Schweizer SA 3-38A Condor Based on the Schweizer SGM 2-37 motor glider, a total of five RU-38s were ...
Schweizer SGS 1-29 - Background
... Schweizer Aircraft thought it was only a matter of time before a fiberglass sailplane was produced ... Schweizer Aircraft evaluated the use of fiberglass for sailplane construction and rejected it for several reasons The high cost of demonstrating to the ... Schweizer created several design studies of new sailplanes in the mid-1950s ...
Sikorsky S-333 - Variants
... 330 Using the 300C dynamic components, Schweizer mounted a Rolls Royce 250-C10A engine to the airframe and developed a new four-seat cockpit/cabin and body ... RQ-8/MQ-8 Fire Scout The MQ-8B Fire Scout is an unmanned derivative of the Schweizer 330SP/333 helicopter, with a new fuselage, new fuel system, and UAV ... new four-bladed rotor system based on that of the Schweizer 333 ...
Schweizer SGU 1-19 - Development
... With production of the SGS 2-8 and SGS 2-12 military training gliders complete in 1944, Schweizer Aircraft did studies of a series of utility and sailplane designs, trying to determine what would best suit the ... Schweizer Aircraft decided to concentrate on two designs, both based on the utility glider layout of the Schweizer SGU 1-7. 1-19 and the two place was designated as the SGU 2-22, both designed by Ernest Schweizer ...