DUBAI, 11th November, 2015 (WAM) — Abu Dhabi Autonomous Systems Investments Company yesterday signed an agreement with L-3 WESCAM to open an L-3 WESCAM Authorised Service Centre (WASC) in Abu Dhabi The new service centre will offer maintenance and repair solutions to regional customers who operate L-3 MX-10 or MX-15 electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) imaging and targeting systems.
The Dubai Airshow marks the beginning of operations in Abu Dhabi for this latest WASC. Rod Till, Vice President of Customer Service at L-3 WESCAM, and Ali Al Yafei, Chief Executive Officer of ADASI, were part of a signing ceremony that took place at the Dubai Airshow’s EDIC pavilion.
“We are very proud to welcome ADASI as a partner in expanding our growing worldwide network of service centers,” said Mr. Till. “Our customer base within the Middle East has grown significantly over the past few years, and offering the convenience of a local support centre further underscores the commitment we’ve made to servicing the mission systems of our regional customers.”
ADASI offers clients a comprehensive range of services to cover all types of autonomous systems. ADASI offers holistic solutions, starting with joint analysis of end-users’ needs, through formalisation of their requirements, to equipment selection and procurement.
“ADASI is very proud to have partnered with L-3 WESCAM to create a WASC in Abu Dhabi,” said Mr. Al Yafei. “The service centre provides a greater in-service support presence throughout the Middle East as it is a key maintenance hub for customers in the area, which further expands the scope of services and capabilities that ADASI is able to offer.”
The addition of the new Abu Dhabi-based WASC brings the number of L-3 WESCAM’s global facilities to 14, with other strategic locations in Jordan, the United Kingdom, Australia, Japan, Italy, France, Spain, Germany, Ecuador, the United States and Canada.