This past Tuesday, February 7, 2023, we had the privilege of receiving a visit from The Secretary of State for Defence, Hon. Mrs. Amparo Valcarce García, together with his team formed by the GD Hon. Mr. D. Miguel Ivorra Ruiz, Mrs. Maria Dolores Vela Arranz, Tcnl. Ilmo. Mr. D. Romero and Cte. Mr. D. Alejandro de Mirecki Gutiérrez.
La Mayor of Getafe Ms. Sara Hernández Barroso accompanied them during the visit organized by GISA, a public company for the economic development of the city. The president of AESMIDE Mr. D. Gerardo Sánchez Revenga and the technical director Mr. D Luis López attended the subsequent meeting as representatives of the association. Representatives of other leading companies in the industry in Getafe were also present, such as: Fabricaciones y Montajes Mecánicos-FAYMM Gabriel Navarrete and INSYTE Eduardo Rodriguez Piedrabuena
The purpose of this meeting was to discuss the new strategy of the Ministry of Defense to prioritize national developments and capacities produced in Spain by the industry
Spain, where Getafe companies are present, contributing their technology, competitiveness and business leadership.
For our part, we took a guided tour of our facilities, showing the development and innovation capabilities of the different technology companies that make up the CPS Group. System, integrator of technological solutions in the Transport, Energy and Defense and Security sectors; and Wake as a designer and manufacturer of UAS. Capabilities that have been shown with the family Fulmar and all the necessary elements for its operation both on land and on board.
our Ffamily of Small Fulmar class UAS It already has a maturity of 9 years and is located in the Top 5 systems in this category worldwide. A XNUMX% Spanish development with a great international projection.
In the words of the mayorGetafe plays a fundamental role in the technological sector at a national and international level. These companies are a good example of how Getafe is at the industrial forefront and will continue to lead the field of innovation in the future, in addition to the capital importance that it supposes in the face of the work of our Armed Forces”.
Fulmar Delta 25 – UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) of the CPS Group.
From left to right, Mr. Francisco Baeza– Sistem Business Development Director – CPS Group, D. Hon. Mr. D. Miguel Ivorra Ruiz- Director of the technical cabinet of the Secretary of State for Defense, Mr. Borja Comino Martínez – General Director of WAKE and Director of Strategy and Business Development of the CPS Group, excma. Mrs. Amparo Valcarce García – the Secretary of State for Defence, Mr. Cándido Comino Chavarrías – President of the CPS Group, Mrs. Sara Hernández Barroso – Mayor of Getafe and Ms. Gema Cáceres Martín – Delegate Councilor for Economic Development.