Marques Aviation Ltd is a global aerospace company that provides innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned aircraft systems to government and commercial clients worldwide. Our team has over 30 years experience in aircraft design. The philosophy underlying engineering practice at Marques Aviation Ltd emphasizes innovation to developed advanced high-performance unmanned aircraft. We hold ourselves to a high standard in the products we deliver and in the way we conduct ourselves throughout the entire client experience. Our mission is to be at the forefront of technology and innovation, delivering superior capability and maximized cost efficiency.
Our vision is to be a trusted provider of unmanned systems and technologies for a wide range of civilian and commercial applications. In so doing, Marques Aviation Ltd will become our customers’ trusted partner and our shareholders’ investment of choice. We strive for continuous improvement, and to deliver excellence and respond vigorously to change. The innovative unmanned technologies of Marques Aviation are founded on talented employees effectively applying advanced technology, innovative manufacturing and sound business management. Our company is very well positioned strategically to deliver at our full operating potential.
Marques Aviation Ltd has a long history of working with universities, partner companies, and other organizations during the development of its unmanned aircraft programs. The Marques Aviation innovation network encourages the most innovative academics, organizations and individuals to work with Marques Aviation in the development of the next-generation unmanned platform programs.
Marques Aviation promotes collaboration in the following forms:
- Manufacturing partners
R&D collaboration with companies and universities
Marques Aviation is a premier developer, integrator, producer and supporter of aerospace systems. Our company provides solutions that advance technology while meeting customer needs with high impact, best value aerospace products and systems. Working closely with our clients and suppliers, these systems and technologies are used for a wide range of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions.
Marques Aviation is a global provider of innovative, cost effective solutions and technical services to support its MA THOR platforms. The company continues to advance its track record of excellence in the civilian and commercial requirements of governments worldwide. The Technical Services division is focused on creating innovative, cost-effective aircraft support solutions that include modernization, sustainment, and training of personnel.
An essential element of Marques Aviation’s growth is its commitment to the global marketplace. The company has sales representation in Europe, Africa, Middle East and the USA with capability to sell unmanned platforms and provide support services worldwide. Our global presence is rapidly expanding and the company solicits business partners and representation in key markets in Europe, the Middle East, South America, Africa and the Asia Pacific regions.
UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS
by Marques Aviation Ltd
Aircraft design by Sönke Dierks
Aircraft to suit the most diverse missions
The lightweight, solar-powered MA THOR SolarLight can loiter above regions under surveillance for several days. The platform uses solar panels on the wings which provide the aircraft with extreme endurance without the need for refuelling. The SolarLight is an ultra-lightweight carbon-fibre aircraft with a wingspan of 10 m but weighing just 70 kg.
The MA THOR Twin UAS is an ideal cost-effective solution for any type of persistent ISR, area dominance, ground support, and maritime patrol mission. Designed for minimal maintenance, the MA THOR Twin UAS is a highly mission effective system and a system with low life cycle costs. Developed to the highest standards of safety and airworthiness.