Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat) has been chosen by ADASI, a leading provider of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and part of the EDGE Group, to equip its REACH-S platforms with Yahsat’s secure satellite communications solutions. This partnership aims to revolutionize UAV connectivity in the UAE. The collaboration combines Yahsat’s satellite infrastructure and solutions, covering over 80% of the global population, with ADASI’s autonomous systems. The deal is valued at millions of US dollars.
Eisa Al Shamsi, the General Manager of Yahsat Government Solutions (YGS), expressed excitement about partnering with EDGE as their trusted provider of satellite connectivity. Yahsat aims to equip ADASI’s platforms with their state-of-the-art global solutions, supporting the development of the UAV sector in the UAE and strengthening its competitive position globally. Yahsat is committed to delivering reliable, uninterrupted, and high-speed satellite connectivity.
Juma Al Kaabi, the CEO of ADASI, emphasized the strategic collaboration with Yahsat as a demonstration of ADASI’s commitment to innovation in the UAV field. Integrating Yahsat’s advanced satellite communications solutions into their REACH-S platforms enhances their operational capabilities and solidifies the UAE’s leadership in autonomous systems development.
Yahsat, a subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company PJSC, is a public company listed on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange. With a fleet of five satellites, Yahsat offers multi-mission satellite solutions in more than 150 countries across various regions. Their satellite communications solutions cater to land, maritime, and aero platforms, providing critical services like broadband, broadcasting, backhauling, and mobility solutions. Yahsat’s businesses include Yahsat Government Solutions, Thuraya, YahClick, and YahLink.
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