About us

ABSI Defense, ABSI Tactical and ABSI Aerospace are all part of ABSI. Each business unit focuses on a specific cadre of customers in the unmanned aviation community, but all are united by a common desire to push past obstacles in the pursuit of innovation in the service of our clients.

The ABSI team is made up of military veterans from across the armed services, as well as experienced professionals from across private industry, Department of Defense (DoD) program offices, and entrepreneurial endeavors. Together, the team is uniquely qualified to bring innovation and entrepreneurial thinking to bear on the issues facing DoD customers, local government, and private and commercial partners.

Our services

Defense Acquisition and Management Support

We offer program support, focusing on cost, schedule and performance efficiencies in line with DoD standards, and we provide product support services that span the life cycle of a system.

Industrial and Security Support

We offer a wide range of services to commercial clients, from providing certified and licensed operators for real estate, industrial and architectural pursuits to UAS-based security support.

Unmanned Aircraft Tactical Training

We offer a broad range of UAS support and training services, including on-the-ground training for units operating under urgent requirements, bringing advanced techniques, tactics, and procedures to bear on current day scenarios.

Our team


Latest News

ABSI Partners with Tekla to Provide Key Support to NAVAIR 4.1

ABSI to Provide Key Functions to Tekla Support of Systems Engineering Contract ABSI Defense is pleased to join Tekla Research to serve the U.S. Navy in supporting the Naval Air Systems Command’s Systems Engineering Department. In a release dated February 12, 2018, the DoD said Tekla will perform systems specialty engineering and technical work, assessing […]

ABSI Included in American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization Collaborative (UASSC)

ABSI Defense is pleased to join other Unmanned Systems industry leaders to assist in the development of a standardization roadmap to identify existing standards, developing standards, and gaps relating to the safe mass integration of drones into the existing National Airspace System (NAS). ANSI’s notification about the formation of the collaborative states, “UASSC’s roadmap will […]

ABSI Informs, Entertains, and Educates at Pax River Naval Air Museum STEAM Day Event

ABSI proudly sponsored the annual Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) Day at the Patuxent River Naval Air Museum (PRNAM) on February 10. The event, which brought in more than 450 attendees, saw local companies working together to share a love of aviation with the local community. ABSI hosted a mini drone obstacle course […]

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