South Carolina: Barzan Aeronautical establishing in Charleston County

COLUMBIA, SC (STL.News)Barzan Aeronautical, LLC, an aerial intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) systems company, today announced plans to establish operations in Charleston County.  The company’s $14.7 million investment will create 34 new jobs.

Founded in 2018, Barzan Aeronautical, LLC – a Qatari-owned, U.S.-based company – works with U.S. and NATO governments along with top national defense and aviation companies to support the deployment of aerial ISR systems for defense, security and environmental use.

Locating at 2744 Fort Trenholm Road in Johns Island, Barzan Aeronautical, LLC’s new facility will focus on engineering and manufacturing of technology-based unmanned aircrafts.

Operations are expected to be online in late 2022. Individuals interested in joining the Barzan Aeronautical, LLC team should email [email protected]


“The talented workforce, strategic location and welcoming pro-growth business climate make Charleston County the ideal place to grow our company.  We are excited to partner with local entities to be successful, and we are looking forward to being a valuable part of the community.”  -Barzan Aeronautical, LLC CEO John Hardwick

“The aerospace sector continues to be a major driver for our state’s economy.  Team South Carolina welcomes Barzan Aeronautical, LLC to Charleston County, and we look forward to this company continuing to reach new heights.”  -Gov. Henry McMaster