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Press Releases

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Toggle Summary Recent U.S. Army Awards for AeroVironment Switchblade Tactical Missile Systems and Services Bring Total Contract Value to $111 Million since August 2017; Include First Switchblade Order for U.S. Marine Corps
$78 million has been funded since August 2017 Awards for hardware and contractor logistics support approved through Urgent Need Statements, reflecting high priority requirements AeroVironment provides full system capability, including Switchblade systems, operator training, support and logistics
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. to Present at the Jefferies Global Technology Conference
MONROVIA, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2018-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Wahid Nawabi will present at the Jefferies Global Technology Conference in Beverly Hills on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 3:30 pm Pacific Time .
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Toggle Summary German Navy to Field AeroVironment Puma Unmanned Aircraft System with Mantis i45 Sensor
Puma with Mantis i45 sensor and pocket Remote Video Terminal (p/RVT) greatly enhances naval missions by adding stand-off/intercept, real-time surveillance All Environment configuration proven to operate successfully and reliably from naval vessels and able to land in water, float until recovered,
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Awarded ISO 9001:2015 + AS9100D Certification for Quality Management System
Certification represents third-party validation of company’s strong commitment to the highest quality products, customer service and processes Scope of certification encompasses all company business segments Combination certification for aerospace and defense suppliers satisfies prerequisite
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Successfully Conducts Maritime Demonstration of Puma-Switchblade Automated Sensor-to-Shooter Capability to Counter Swarm Attacks
Patent pending technology was demonstrated and evaluated for operational effectiveness aboard a US Navy Coastal Riverine Craft against high-speed unmanned target boats Tightly integrated system effectively finds, identifies, fixes and defeats fast-moving surface vessels approaching a host vessel
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Introduces New PosiCharge ProCore OC Electric Forklift Charger; Now Provides Comprehensive Fast and Opportunity Charging Solution for Forklift Fleets
New, premium intelligent opportunity charger supports and charges any type, brand, chemistry, voltage or size of forklift battery Value-oriented solution is built on the same technology that has earned PosiCharge™ industry-leading standing for reliability and extended battery life Delivers
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Releases New Puma 3, Upgraded for Operation in More Challenging Radio Frequency Environments
Upgraded airframe now accommodates concurrent operation of i45 gimbaled sensor suite and signals intelligence (SIGINT) payloads Latest Digital Data Link (DDL) offers M1/M2/M5 and M3/M4/M6 frequency bands and AES -256 encryption Complete system of three air vehicles and two ground control stations
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Awarded $44.5 Million Puma AE UAS Contract from a Major Country in the Middle East
Largest-ever international contract reflects AeroVironment's continually growing global customer base and commitment to equipping allied forces with innovative UAS Portable, rugged Puma AE with Mantis i45 sensor provides unmatched tactical reconnaissance capabilities for ground and maritime
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2018 Third Quarter Results
MONROVIA, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended January 27, 2018 . "The AeroVironment team continued to execute our fiscal 2018 plan effectively, increasing third quarter revenue by 20 percent year-over-year and
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Toggle Summary Jury Awards AeroVironment Damages of More Than $2.4 Million in Lawsuit Against AeroVironment's Former Employees who Founded MicaSense, Inc.
Jury found that former AeroVironment employees, Gabriel Torres , Justin McAllister , and Jeff McBride engaged in fraud against AeroVironment Jury found that Torres and McAllister breached their Patent and Confidentiality Agreements with AeroVironment Litigation continues on pending equitable relief
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