News

2014

24-April-14

HISS SIGNS TEAMING AGREEMENT WITH RSG FOR JOINT PROMOTION AND DELIVERY OF AIRCRAFT ELECTRONIC COUNTER MEASURE SOLUTIONS

Toronto, Ontario, Canada - April 24, 2014

Highland Integrated Surveillance Systems Inc. (HISS Inc.), announced that it has signed a teaming agreement with Rotorcraft Services Group (RSG) for the joint promotion, integration and qualification of electronic countermeasures systems.

"The teaming agreement will enable our two companies to leverage our respective expertise and unique capabilities to better serve the industry needs in this niche market" said Fida Waishek, President of RSG Aero Design. "The electronic countermeasures and self-protection solutions will be based on RUAG's modular ISSYS-POD integrated EW suite and SAAB's proven IDAS/CIDAS suite currently in use protecting both civil and military aircraft in complex threat environment around the world".

"RSG's broad range of existing products and their strong capability to develop and certify solutions combines exceptionally well with our international systems integration capability and experience" said Roger Smibert, President and CEO of HISS Inc.

HISS Inc. is a World Class international surveillance mission systems solution provider with a focus on airborne, ground and coastal applications. HISS has been servicing the military, para-military and government sectors since 2001, with offices in Canada, the United States, Denmark and United Arab Emirates. HISS has extensive experience in airborne surveillance mission platforms, with systems flying on a broad range of fixed and rotary wing aircraft in 26 countries.

Contact:
David Jensen, Vice President Marketing and Sales
djensen@hiss.ca
Ph: +1 416 622 2618

14-Feb-14

HISS is pleased to announce that CEO Roger Smibert has been awarded CDR Magazine's "Defence Executive Of The Year".
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2013

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2012

17-Dec-12

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3-Oct-12

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16-Aug-12

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4-May-12

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8-Feb-12

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12-Jan-12

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2011

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13-Jul-11

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4-May-11

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2010

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18-Oct-10

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15-Sep-10

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24-Jun-10

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18-Feb-10

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2009

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21-Sep-09

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15-Sep-09

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20-Apr-09

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24-Aug-09

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