Payment Card information

Cardholder Name

Card Number

Expiry Month

Expiry Year



Are you seeking a comprehensive overview of the latest developments?

Explore Subscriptions >>

Related Topics

Browse all published reports >>

Friday, November 17, 2023

UAE: MQ-9B deal and EDGE weapons integrationnote

UAE EDGE Group and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) announced on 13/11/2023 an agreement to integrate EDGE smart weapons onto GA-ASI’s MQ-9B SkyGuardian unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).

GA-ASI President David Alexander is said to have held discussions last month with Tawazun CEO Tareq Abdulraheem Al-Hosani on the stalled deal of 18 MQ-9B SkyGuardian UAVs.

This note provides a comprehensive overview of the following aspects:

- The details and progress of the collaboration on MQ-9B weapons integration

- The outcomes of the talks GA-ASI President David Alexander held with the U.S. Department of State to separate the MQ-9B from the F-35 deal 


Join our community to receive regular updates on the latest developments in the region and stay ahead of the curve. Know More