Opening of Technology Integration and Support Center, Fort Walton Beach
Fort Walton Beach, Florida – January 11, 2018 – MAG Aerospace has officially opened it’s Fort Walton Beach Technology Integration and Support Center (TISC) with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Following the ceremony, a reception was held along with full facility tours. The ceremony hosted a list of high-caliber speakers who explained the impact and importance of…
General (Ret.) Peter Schoomaker Joins MAG Aerospace Board of Directors
Fairfax, Virginia – October 11, 2018 – MAG Aerospace, the leader in Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) integration, training, and operations, today announced that General Peter J. Schoomaker, US Army (Retired) has joined the company’s Board of Directors. “MAG’s ability to bring decisive information to the Warfighter cannot be overstated,” said General Schoomaker….
MAG Australia/Skybase Successfully Conduct Commercial UAS Demonstration
Alexandra, New Zealand – August 16, 2018 – MAG Australia in partnership with Skybase, a New Zealand-based company, successfully integrated unmanned technology into commercial airspace while showcasing an innovative and interoperable mesh-network utilizing vertical take-off and landing, fixed-wing and multi-rotor remotely piloted platforms. The platforms successfully operated without line-of-sight and radio frequency from the pilot, instead…
MAG Aerospace Relocates Headquarters to Fairfax, Virginia
Fairfax, Virginia – August 20, 2018 – MAG Aerospace, an industry leader in providing and enabling real-time situational awareness, relocated headquarters to a 26,000 square foot space in Fairfax, Virginia. MAG will receive a $500,000 grant from the Commonwealth’s Opportunity Fund with the investment of $5.5M into relocation, pledging toward a greener initiative and creating 120…
MAG Aerospace Acquires Ausley Associates
Fairfax, Virginia – August 24, 2018 – MAG Aerospace (MAG) has acquired Ausley Associates (Ausley) and related entities. This acquisition adds over 200 system engineering, program management, and logistics professionals to MAG’s team of UAS and aviation experts, expanding their service offerings to the U.S. Navy Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) in Patuxent River, MD (PAX River)….
10 Critical Rules Public Safety Agencies Need to Know When Operating Drones
Many public safety agencies don’t fully understand all the rules and implications when they start to use drones – it’s not as simple as just acquiring a drone and flying it.
Infographic: How Are Public Safety Agencies Using Unmanned Drones?
A public safety agency has the primary goal of protecting the public and keeping them safe. There are thousands of federal, state and local public safety departments spread throughout the United States including Fire & Rescue Services, Ambulance and Emergency, Medical Services (EMS), Federal, State & Local Law Enforcement Agencies, Emergency communications (9-1-1 Call Center and First Responders), Inspections and code enforcement, and Animal Control.
MAG Wins AFSOC Contract
Woodbridge, Virginia – January 10, 2018 – MAG Aerospace has been awarded the AFSOC JTAC/SUAS PM contract valued at approximately $7M taking place over 22 months. Along with OBXTek Inc. and Oscar-Deuce LLC, MAG will provide Joint Terminal Attack Controller (JTAC) and Small Unmanned Aerial System (SUAS) Program Managers (PM) for all CONUS and OCONUS AFSOC…
MAG Wins Somalia UAS Contract
Woodbridge, Virginia – October 13, 2017 – MAG Aerospace has won the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) UAS contract, a US Department of State contract with services based in Somalia. Under this contract, MAG provides turnkey support to provide real-time situational awareness to AMISOM, Somalia National Army (SNA), and coalition partners. The intent is to…
MAG Attends Paris Air Show
Le Bourget, France – June 16, 2017 – MAG Aerospace will attend the 2017 Paris Air Show, taking place June 19-25. To connect with MAG at the Paris Air Show, visit us in Hall 3, booth E108, or email us here. The Paris Air Show, launched in 1909, totals around 150 displayed aircraft, over 2,000 international…