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Manned Airborne ISR (MAISR)

Project Type

Project New


The project will provide an operational level, multi-sensor MAISR capability to support both Special Operations Forces and Canadian Armed Forces domestic and international operations.


The platform consists of a number of King Air 350 Extended Range aircraft equipped with advanced Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance capabilities. The acquisition of the aircraft will be completed through Foreign Military Sales. The associated In-Service Support of the aircraft will be procured through a competitive process.

Funding Range

$100 million to $249 million

Anticipated Timeline (Fiscal Year)

Options Analysis Phase
Definition Phase
Implementation Phase
In Progress
Initial Delivery
Final Delivery

Defence Capability Areas

Defence Capability Investment Areas

Key Industrial Capabilities

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