Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is a world leader in defence and commercial markets, delivering state-of-the-art technologies and systems in all domains: air, space, land, sea, cyber, homeland security and ISR. Drawing on over 60 years of experience developing and supplying innovative, cutting-edge systems for customers around the world, IAI tailors optimized solutions that respond to the unique security challenges facing each customer. IAI employs its advanced and proven engineering, manufacturing and testing capabilities to develop, produce and support complete systems – from components, sensors and subsystems all the way to large-scale, fully-integrated systems of systems.

A world leader in RPAS

IAI provides a wide range of solutions and services for aerial defense from special mission aircraft and advanced remotely piloted aircraft systems to precision guided munitions, multi-layered missile defense, upgrades for military aircraft and helicopters and sophisticated C4ISR and navigation systems.

IAI is a global leader in the design, development and manufacture of RPAS, with over 40 years of experience and accumulating over 1,500,000 operational flight hours, performing intelligence gathering and targeting missions in support of key military operations around the world.

IAI is a pioneer in the development of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The company manufactures the Heron TP – a system which meets or exceeds Canada’s needs for a new Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS). The Heron is fully interoperable with Canada’s coalition partners, mature, combat proven, secure, competitively priced and offers significant economic benefits to Canada.

The Artemis UAS will be an enhanced Canadian version of IAI’s Heron TP platform and will offers significant security and economic benefits to Canada.