MAG Aerospace (MAG) has been awarded a multi-year contract to provide turnkey fixed-wing Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) services, ground-based data processing and management services, and all associated maintenance in support of an intergovernmental organization in Africa. The overarching mission supports the security, stabilization, and protection of civilians in Africa through effective data collection, data sharing, and data dissemination.
MAG provides multiple MC-208 Guardian-I aircraft and other unique collection and dissemination systems for the mission in order to provide a complete turnkey Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) services solution. The Guardian variant employed is equipped with all the sensors and communications capabilities required for the mission utilizing both line of site and beyond line of sight (BLOS) data downlink systems. The dynamic aircraft are based in Africa and managed by MAG personnel, pilots, operators, analysts and maintainers in order to meet the needs of the customer with data distribution to remote terminals to support customer distributed operations.