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General Atomics Looking for Spanish Partners for Predator Support

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GA-ASI Hosts Three Industry Days Across Spain

(Source: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.; issued Nov 29, 2016)

SAN DIEGO --- General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. has announced that it intends to hold three ‘industry days’ across Spain in January 2017.

GA-ASI was selected by the Spanish Ministry of Defence to provide the Predator B RPAS to the Spanish Air Force and is seeking to increase its number of Spanish defence industry suppliers in the fields of:
-- Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and Operations
-- Sensor Data Processing, Exploitation and Dissemination
-- Airborne Sensors
-- Global Supply Chain for aircraft components and manufacturing
-- Unmanned Aircraft research and development projects.

Spanish companies with proven aerospace and defence capabilities that are able to provide services in these areas are invited to come and meet with GA-ASI representatives at one of the following three industry days in Madrid, Malaga, or Bilbao.

“GA-ASI’s commitment to providing the best available remotely piloted aircraft technology to the Spanish Air Force means identifying and establishing relationships with companies across Spain who can assist with that effort,” said Mark Gist, director of international cooperation, GA-ASI.

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc., an affiliate of General Atomics, delivers situational awareness by providing remotely piloted aircraft systems, radar, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions for military and commercial applications worldwide. The company’s Aircraft Systems business unit is a leading designer and manufacturer of proven, reliable RPA systems, including Predator A, Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper and Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper Extended Range (ER), Gray Eagle and Gray Eagle ER, Predator C Avenger, and Avenger ER, Predator XP, and Certifiable Predator B.