UAS-maker partners for Brazilian market

2013-04-11

UAS-maker partners for Brazilian market

U.S. unmanned aerial systems producer Insitu is teaming with Brazil’s Santos Lab for manufacturing and marketing of its drones in the country.

The announcement of the partnership was made Tuesday at the LAAD defense and security exhibition in Brazil.

“Partnering with Santos Lab is the first step in establishing a local presence for technology transfer, which will enable Insitus UAS business in Brazil to grow,” said Insitu President and Chief Executive OfficerSteve Morrow.

We are excited to team with Santos Lab — one of the countrys most successful indigenous UAS companies.

Having a local partner that is already serving the Brazilian Armed Forces is a great strategic advantage, added Juan R. Gomez, an Insitu business development executive for Southern Europe and Latin America. We look forward to jointly developing solutions for the current and future needs of the Brazilian Armed Forces.

Insitu, a subsidiary of Boeing, did not provide additional details of the partnership agreement.


Region:  USA and Canada / Latin America
Contry:  USA / Brazil
Category:  UAV
Company:  Insitu


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