Rotax is the brand name for a range of internal combustion engines developed and manufactured by the Austrian company BRP-Rotax GmbH & Co KG, in turn owned by the Canadian Bombardier Recreational Products. Parent organization: Bombardier Recreational Products.
Exports goods to Russia that could also be used for military purposes, which is a violation of European Union sanctions
A discovery by the Ukrainian military was that the Iranian drone contained a high-end Austrian Rotax 912iS engine, which is used in small civilian aircraft. Manufacturer Rotax immediately denied supplying engines to Iran and launched an investigation.