ISS Aerospace, a UK-based company specialising in advanced, autonomous uncrewed aerial systems (UAS), has secured fresh investment as it seeks to develop its platforms.
The company, which seeks to deploy UAS with applications in wide-area surveillance in energy, defence & security and utilities markets, said it had received investment from the principal shareholders of CE Turner, a precision engineering and manufacturing business with a focus on defence and aerospace.
Commenting on the announcement, ISS CEO Ryan Kempley said: “Having enhanced our uncrewed aerial systems platforms over the past year and with an upsurge of interest in our customer value propositions we are well placed to provide clients with highly integrated platform, sensor, and software solutions. This investment allows us to follow through with our growth plan”.
Chairman of CE Turner, Jeremy Rowson, added: “We have been hugely impressed with the achievements and capability of ISS and see great opportunities for significant growth in an exciting, and specialised sector. Our engineering and manufacturing experience coupled with ISS’s exceptional skill in integrating systems is an ideal match.”