and Abu Dhabi Autonomous Systems Investments Company ( ) have signed a teaming agreement pursuing opportunities for marketing unmanned systems in the Middle East. The teaming agreement expands on a previous agreement between and Insitu, a wholly owned subsidiary that makes the ScanEagle and . That collaboration allowed for support and sustainment of Insitu’s unmanned ISR products and services.
The new teaming agreement will expand ADASI’s support of/InSitu ScanEagle and , offering training, support and marketing services, initially in the United Arab Emirates ( ), with prospects to expand into the Middle East and North Africa.
“This agreement advances’s strategy of partnering with best-in-industry companies such as ADASI,” said Debbie Rub, a vice president and general manager in Military Aircraft. “We plan to continue investing and growing in the and the broader Middle East region in order to support U.S. allies’ enduring need for affordable intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) solutions, such as ScanEagle and .” The agreement also supports the ongoing drive to develop UAE national capabilities within ADASI.