Jordan Receives Schiebel Unmanned Air Systems

22 February 2011 (Last Updated February 22nd, 2011 18:30)

Schiebel has delivered two Camcopter S-100 Unmanned Air Systems (UAS) to the King Abdullah Design and Development Bureau (KADDB), a Jordanian independent governmental military-civilian agency. Under the contract, Schiebel will also provide in-country technical support, maintenance, and

Schiebel has delivered two Camcopter S-100 Unmanned Air Systems (UAS) to the King Abdullah Design and Development Bureau (KADDB), a Jordanian independent governmental military-civilian agency.

Under the contract, Schiebel will also provide in-country technical support, maintenance, and operator and maintainer training.

The Camcopter S-100 UAS, equipped with L-3 Wescam MX-10 EO/IR payloads, will form a key part of the Jordanian Armed Forces (JAF) Reconnaissance Squadron and will be used for surveillance, intelligence and reconnaissance missions.

The KADDB is part of the JAF and is tasked with operating to best commercial practices with predetermined performance targets.