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Jan 9, 2018
Durable, reliable, fast and safe electric vehicle charging solution delivers unparalleled flexibility to accommodate a wide range of users' needs A global platform certified to global standards including UL, IEC and CQC Slim, compact modular design and tr...
Jan 3, 2018
Joint venture to fund development and production of solar-powered high-altitude unmanned aircraft systems AeroVironment to design and develop solar aircraft and ground control stations for flight testing and certification Net value of development contract is $65 mil...
Dec 5, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended October 28, 2017. "Our outstanding team delivered another solid quarter of financial and operational results driven by robust, global customer demand across...
Nov 21, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's second quarter ended October 28, 2017 after the market closes on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the...
Nov 9, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today issued the following statement: "Our strong and profitable core business maintains a leading position in domestic and international markets, which have been growing over the past several years. As a result of str...
Oct 9, 2017
Puma 3 structural enhancements increase durability, enable concurrent operation of electro-optical (EO)/Infrared (IR) and radio frequency (RF) payloads Upgraded avionics modules to provide expanded navigation capabilities in both aircraft ...
Oct 9, 2017
Order including multiple Blackwing™ vehicles, sensor payloads and refurbishment kits to be delivered by November 2018 Blackwing delivering valuable new capabilities to naval undersea warfare since first deployed last year WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-...
Sep 19, 2017
Raven and Puma AE aircraft now operate with new M1/M2/M5 radios and frequency spectrum, recently allocated to small UAS by the United States Department of Defense (DoD) Raven and Puma AE systems equipped with M/1/M2/M5 radios were delivered to two DoD customers this spring ...
Sep 19, 2017
BMW of North America offers AeroVironment's versatile TurboCord™ EV charger as an accessory for its plug-in electric vehicle lineup TurboCord will give BMW and MINI electrified vehicle drivers flexible dual-voltage (120 V & 240 V) capability and nearly three-times faster charging...
Sep 12, 2017
Critical upgrade extends range of Puma™ AE systems equipped with AeroVironment's secure Digital Data Link (DDL) technology to approximately 60 kilometers New technology delivers three times the range of current Puma systems LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ...
Aug 29, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended July 29, 2017. "The AeroVironment team successfully executed our plan in the first quarter, delivering $43.8 million in revenue, a 21 percent increase over ...
Aug 15, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's first quarter ended July 29, 2017, after the market closes on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the res...
Aug 1, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Wahid Nawabi will present at the Jefferies 2017 Industrials Conference in New York City on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Mr. Nawa...
Jul 25, 2017
Three-year contract includes AeroVironment Wasp® AE systems, plus multi-year training and support Australian-based companies XTEK Limited, Sentient Vision Systems and General Dynamics Mediaware to provide added capabilities for Wasp AE and local support ...
Jun 27, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter ended April 30, 2017. "Through the successful execution of our strategic plan, AeroVironment achieved record performance in our fourth quarter, with revenue of $1...
Jun 20, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended April 30, 2017, after the market closes on Tuesday, June 27, 2017. Management will host a conference call and live audio webca...
Jun 1, 2017
AeroVironment to provide Wasp® AE systems over three years with multi-year training and support Total contract value to AeroVironment of up to USD $36.5 million for hardware and services over program lifespan Australian partners XTEK, GD Mediaware and Sentient ...
May 10, 2017
Available for military applications, Mantis i45 greatly enhances AeroVironment Puma™ AE small unmanned aircraft systems' ISR capabilities Advanced sensors enable Mantis i45 operators to see better and farther, providing more actionable intelligence for better decision ...
May 9, 2017
Launched from the palm of a hand, Snipe™ is worn on operators' clothing so it can spring into action immediately - first 20 systems delivered in April Difficult to detect, Snipe provides close-range intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) ...
Apr 11, 2017
Installation of 102 AeroVironment TurboDock™ charging stations mark ATL's latest initiative supporting its goal of becoming one of the greenest airports in the world TurboDock charging stations will be located in several parking structures along the ATL airport perimeter ...
Apr 3, 2017
The advanced ConnectRx™ detects potential connector issues during the charging process, delivering a new level of operational safety Provides early warning of high connector temperatures with an innovative, dual set point sensor for warning and fault levels Pr...
Mar 28, 2017
eMotorWerks' smart grid technology expands AeroVironment's smart product capabilities for EV customers eMotorWerks' JuiceNet platform offers cloud-connected and intelligent grid charging solutions, including green-charging for renewables AeroVironment's chargers, se...
Mar 9, 2017
Third strategic initiative between Volvo Cars and AeroVironment builds on the successful in-trunk TurboCord™ and the dealer infrastructure EVSE-RS charging station programs EV Charger to support Volvo Cars' customers in European, Chinese, North American and other global markets ...
Mar 7, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended January 28, 2017. "Strong third quarter order flow produced our third highest funded backlog of $128 million, significantly increasing our full year ...
Feb 21, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's third quarter ended January 28, 2017, after the market closes on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the re...
Feb 14, 2017
Research program entering third year to expand the agronomic analytics and capabilities of the company's innovative drone and analytics platform AeroVironment growing its library of supported crops to provide targeted analytics with more precision and value to producers in key ...
Feb 6, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Wahid Nawabi will present at the Cowen and Company 38th Annual Aerospace/Defense & Industrials Conference in New York City on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 10:45 a.m. Eastern...
Jan 17, 2017
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that its chairman of the board, Timothy E. Conver, as trustee of The Conver Family Trust, has established a pre-arranged stock trading plan to sell a portion of company stock held by the Trust over a specific period of...
Dec 20, 2016
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced the appointment of Teresa Covington as chief financial officer, effective March 1, 2017. Covington will succeed Raymond Cook, who is resigning as senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective February 28, 2017 due...
Dec 7, 2016
AeroVironment and Fresno State to study the correlation between aerial multispectral data and hydration data related to water stress Results should identify varying levels of water stress in almond trees and which types of imagery might enable almond producers to make more effective wa...
Dec 6, 2016
AeroVironment's 32-Amp EVSE-RS charges up to 5 times faster than standard cordsets Provides safe, smooth, dependable charge - indoor or outdoor Builds on General Motors and AeroVironment's pioneering EV innovation MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUS...
Dec 6, 2016
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended October 29, 2016. "Strong order flow in the second quarter increased funded backlog by 60 percent, sequentially, to $119.6 million, supporting our full year...
Nov 22, 2016
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's second quarter ended October 29, 2016, after the market closes on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss th...
Nov 15, 2016
The AeroVironment Quantix™ is a new drone that combines the vertical takeoff and landing advantages of multirotors with the range, reliability and efficiency benefits of fixed-wing aircraft Operators in agriculture, energy, transportation, utility and other industries can fly Qua...
Oct 31, 2016
Includes upgrade of existing AeroVironment Raven B systems to digital data link and adoption of AeroVironment's family of small UAS, including Puma AE and Wasp AE systems Second contract from Dutch military for AeroVironment small UAS MONROVIA, Calif.--(BU...
Oct 4, 2016
New all-environment launch system enables remote launch of Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile System rounds for Forward Operating Base and Mobile Force Protection AeroVironment's Blackwing loitering reconnaissance aircraft can also be launched in rapid succession from ground vehicles and ...
Oct 3, 2016
Funding approved through Joint Urgent Operational Needs Statement, reflecting high priority requirement and strong pull from the frontline AeroVironment will deliver its Switchblade Block 10C through this contract to meet urgent requirement AeroVironment provides fu...
Sep 7, 2016
AeroVironment's Blackwing Unmanned Aircraft Vehicle (UAV) links manned submarines to unmanned undersea vehicles (UUVs) while providing intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) End-to-end system testing completed by Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Newport Rhode Island validate...
Aug 31, 2016
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) released first quarter fiscal 2017 financial results in a conference call, press release and SEC form 10Q filing on August 30, 2016. AeroVironment President and Chief Executive Officer Wahid Nawabi said, "We c...
Aug 30, 2016
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended July 30, 2016. "During the quarter we focused on executing our strategy and generated results in line with guidance and historical seasonality for our ...
Aug 16, 2016
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's first quarter ended July 30, 2016, after the market closes on Tuesday, August 30, 2016. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the res...
Aug 11, 2016
AeroVironment's Precision Recovery System enables block 2 Puma AE to operate from a wide variety of vessels for rapid response reconnaissance Hand launched from the ship, Puma AE autonomously guides itself into a net on the flight deck after mission completion ...
Aug 8, 2016
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Wahid Nawabi will present at the Jefferies 2016 Industrials Conference in New York City on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 10:40 am Eastern Time. Mr. Na...
Jun 28, 2016
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter ended April 30, 2016. "Fiscal 2016 fully diluted earnings per share increased 200 percent from the prior year to $0.39, we delivered revenue within our guidance r...
Jun 14, 2016
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended April 30, 2016, after the market closes on Tuesday, June 28, 2016. Management will host a conference call and live audio we...
Jun 14, 2016
AeroVironment opportunity and fast charging solutions for electric forklifts reduce the number of batteries and the need for battery rooms, therefore improving safety Battery Rx™ reduces the number of batteries consumed, helping cut industry's carbon footprint and emissions ...
May 23, 2016
Tether Eye developed with funding from CTTSO Tether Eye can be deployed from fixed locations or mobile platforms Delivers 24-hour continuous ISR at heights up to 150 feet above launch point TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At Spe...
May 16, 2016
AeroVironment develops Blackwing unmanned aircraft system as part of a successful Joint Capabilities Technology Demonstration (JCTD) Blackwing launches from fully submerged undersea platforms, including submarines and Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUVs) Full integra...
May 3, 2016
AeroVironment/SmartC2 solution meets requirements for a small unmanned aircraft system platform with beyond-visual line-of-sight (BVLOS) capabilities and UTM communications interface AeroVironment/SmartC2 team will help NASA prove technologies that support the development and approval ...
May 2, 2016
Designed for AeroVironment Puma™ AE small unmanned aircraft systems, Mantis i45 is available for both commercial and military applications Mantis i45 features an advanced suite of sensors, including ultra-high-resolution EO and IR imagers, that takes the guesswork out of tactical...
Apr 28, 2016
New digital Switchblade, Block 10C, incorporates AeroVironment Digital Data Link for enhanced communication security and other capabilities Continues evolution of proven Switchblade system to address U.S. Army Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile System (LMAMS) capability ...
Apr 4, 2016
Wahid Nawabi to Become Chief Executive Officer, Effective May 2, 2016 Tim Conver Announces Retirement as CEO, Effective May 1; Will Continue to Serve as Chairman of the Board of Directors SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announce...
Mar 8, 2016
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended January 30, 2016. "Our continued focus on effectively serving our customers drove AeroVironment's third quarter results, including gross margin of 39 ...
Feb 23, 2016
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's third quarter ended January 30, 2016, after the market closes on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the...
Feb 9, 2016
Industry's first electric forklift chargers to enable charger configuration and management via mobile phone app Supports and charges any material handling battery - regardless of type, brand, voltage or size Easy to use, easy to install, easy to configure and provid...
Feb 2, 2016
Puma AE hand-launched unmanned aircraft system is scouting the ice shelf ahead of the Coast Guard's Polar Star, supporting critical ice-breaking mission to resupply McMurdo Station in Antarctica First time an unmanned aircraft system has been used to assist Coast Guard in navigating Ro...
Jan 15, 2016
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced Wahid Nawabi has been named president in addition to his role as chief operating officer, effective immediately. Tim Conver will continue as chairman and chief executive officer of AeroVironment. ...
Jan 14, 2016
Awards honor superior innovation, technological achievement and business performance among automotive suppliers TurboCord Dual can charge nearly three times faster than standard cordsets - less than three hours for plug-in hybrids and less than six hours for full battery electrics ...
Dec 31, 2015
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that its chief executive officer and chairman of the board, Timothy E. Conver, as trustee of The Conver Family Trust, has established a pre-arranged stock trading plan to sell a portion of company stock held by the T...
Dec 8, 2015
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended October 31, 2015. "Strong performance in our core UAS business delivered a 23 percent increase in AeroVironment's quarterly revenue year-over-year and a ...
Nov 25, 2015
Puma AE provides long range capability for U.S. Marines' family of small unmanned aircraft systems requirement. Puma AE proven effective for tactical reconnaissance in ground and maritime operations. SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroViro...
Nov 24, 2015
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's second quarter ended October 31, 2015, after the market closes on Tuesday, December 8, 2015. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss...
Nov 24, 2015
AeroVironment to provide reliable and easy-to-use EV charging stations in Hyundai dealerships Hyundai becomes the seventh major auto manufacturer to choose AeroVironment as its preferred dealer charging station provider Hyundai drivers have the option to purchase Ae...
Oct 13, 2015
AeroVironment is recognized worldwide as the go-to source for small unmanned aircraft solutions that help people and enterprises operate more safely and effectively Raven remains the most widely used unmanned aircraft system WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ...
Sep 24, 2015
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced the company's Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program of $25 million, effective immediately. Repurchases are expected to be made from time to time through open market transactions. No time limit...
Sep 22, 2015
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) AeroVironment today announced it was informed by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that the company was not selected to receive a phase III contract for DARPA's Tern program. The announcement came after a compet...
Sep 1, 2015
SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended August 1, 2015. "Strong order flow in the first quarter resulted in funded backlog of $89 million, an increase of 37 percent over the prior quarter and a ...
Aug 24, 2015
Raven and Puma continue to support soldiers with critical situational awareness anywhere, anytime Sustainment of Raven and Puma fleets ensures operational readiness MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announc...
Aug 20, 2015
AeroVironment's small unmanned aircraft systems support U.S. military and more than 30 allied nations with powerful insight, on-demand AeroVironment has delivered more than 25,000 new and replacement small unmanned aircraft worldwide MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUS...
Aug 18, 2015
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's first quarter ended August 1, 2015, after the market closes on Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the ...
Aug 6, 2015
Venture capitalist and operating executive brings broad technology experience in consumer services, software, hardware and cybersecurity MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Catharine Merigold has been appointed to it...
Jul 9, 2015
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced that it will provide a company update at its 2015 Investor and Analyst Day today, Thursday, July 9, beginning at 7:30 am Pacific Time. Presenters will include Tim Conver, chairman and chief executive officer, Teresa Covington...
Jul 7, 2015
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced the appointment of Raymond Cook as senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective immediately. Cook succeeds Teresa Covington, who has served as interim chief financial officer since February 5, 2015. Tere...
Jun 30, 2015
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter ended April 30, 2015. "Fourth quarter revenue of $86 million increased by 18 percent and gross profit increased by 50 percent year-over-year. During the quarter, ...
Jun 17, 2015
Allied forces increasingly deploying AeroVironment's small unmanned aircraft systems Wasp AE delivers real-time ISR, on demand, for infantry, littoral or maritime reconnaissance operations PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Paris Air Show - AeroVironment, ...
Jun 16, 2015
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended April 30, 2015, after the market closes on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Management will host a conference call and live audio webca...
May 19, 2015
First plug-in hybrid to include 240-volt Level 2 charging as part of standard package TurboCord makes charging convenient and easy MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced the portable TurboCord™ ...
Apr 30, 2015
Wahid Nawabi promoted to chief operating officer Roy Minson to lead strategy for commercial UAS market entry Kirk Flittie and Kenneth Karklin promoted to general manager of Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Efficient Energy Systems business segments, respectively ...
Mar 3, 2015
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended January 31, 2015. "During the quarter, our team continued to execute our strategy successfully and we delivered results in-line with our full-year plan, ...
Feb 17, 2015
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's third fiscal quarter ended January 31, 2015, after the market closes on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss...
Feb 5, 2015
Jikun Kim Leaving Company to Pursue Other Opportunities MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced the appointment of Teresa Covington as interim chief financial officer, effective immediately, until a permanent replacement has been se...
Jan 15, 2015
Gives drivers ability to access charging stations through their smartphone Easy to use, convenient, cost-effective and secure Packed with features specially designed to solve commercial and workplace EV charging challenges, including recharging EVs on a t...
Dec 4, 2014
Award increased funded contract value to $63.8 million Switchblade systems continue to protect American forces MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced the receipt of a $4.3 million cost plus fixed fee awar...
Dec 3, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Tim Conver will present at the Credit Suisse 2014 Global Industrials Conference in New York City on Thursday, December 4, 2014. The document Mr. C...
Nov 25, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended November 1, 2014. "Strong second quarter order flow in our small UAS business increased funded backlog by 50 percent sequentially to $125 million, contribut...
Nov 11, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's second quarter ended November 1, 2014, after the market closes on November 25, 2014. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the result...
Oct 8, 2014
Tern intended as next-generation, mid-altitude, long-endurance unmanned aircraft system (UAS) AeroVironment-led team of industry experts incorporating advanced technologies to develop new UAS for agile maritime operations Contract valued at $19 million ...
Sep 30, 2014
Latest orders increase total value of spare parts and upgrade awards to $77.6 million since May 2014 Recapitalization of Raven and Puma fleets ensures combat readiness MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today anno...
Sep 24, 2014
Wasp AE to begin filling Marines next generation family of systems micro UAS requirement Largest single procurement of ground and water-capable Wasp AE QUANTICO, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At Modern Day Marine - AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today ...
Sep 3, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended August 2, 2014. "Solid performance in our first quarter produced an 18 percent increase in revenue and 12 percent increase in gross profit on a year-over-yea...
Aug 20, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's first quarter ended August 2, 2014, after the market closes on September 3, 2014. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the results a...
Jul 18, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that its chief executive officer and chairman of the board, Timothy E. Conver, as Trustee of The Conver Family Trust, has established a pre-arranged stock trading plan to sell a portion of company stock held by the Tru...
Jul 8, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter ended April 30, 2014. "An 87 percent increase in diluted earnings per share on an adjusted basis, the achievement of our financial and operating objectives and th...
Jun 24, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended April 30, 2014, after the market closes on Tuesday July 8, 2014. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast...
Jun 10, 2014
FAA grants first-ever over-land restricted type certificate to AeroVironment Puma AE UAS for use in day-to-day operations at the BP-operated Prudhoe Bay oil field on Alaska's North Slope BP embraces UAS-based information service to improve productivity, safety and efficiency; selects A...
Mar 17, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Tim Conver will present at Sidoti & Company, LLC's Eighteenth Annual Emerging Growth Research Institutional Investor Forum in New York City on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. ...
Mar 4, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended January 25, 2014. "During the third quarter we continued to execute on our strategic priorities successfully, delivering strong results with revenue up ...
Feb 18, 2014
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's third fiscal quarter ended January 25, 2014, after the market closes on Tuesday March 4, 2014. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss ...
Feb 6, 2014
Companies sign memorandum of understanding to explore opportunities for unmanned aircraft systems in international markets Primary focus relates to integrating Lockheed Martin mission systems, ground systems and technology with AeroVironment's Global Observer® unmanned aircraft sy...
Jan 30, 2014
Portable plug-in charger increases range confidence, reduces costs to drivers, workplaces, businesses and governments Fits in palm of hand; plugs directly into electrical socket; no charger installation required; weighs less than five pounds, including 20-foot cord ...
Nov 26, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended October 26, 2013. "Continued customer demand and solid execution produced quarterly revenue of $65 million and fully diluted earnings per share on an ...
Nov 12, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's second fiscal quarter ended October 26, 2013, after the market closes on Tuesday, November 26, 2013. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to dis...
Nov 4, 2013
Three-phase development program aims to produce a low-cost, large-scale prototype vehicle MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced that it has been selected by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to provide its ...
Oct 23, 2013
Companies to explore creating new capabilities, expanding into new markets Combining expertise and skills to meet future needs of respective customers WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), the world's highest v...
Oct 22, 2013
Provides remote access to video and data from Digital Data Link (DDL) - enabled aircraft USB interface offers easy integration with Android, iOS and Windows devices WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting...
Oct 21, 2013
Extended flight duration provides for longer missions More powerful and efficient propulsion system Increased mission flexibility WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At the Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting, Oct. 21, ...
Oct 2, 2013
Competitive award provides for continued upgrading of U.S. Army Raven® unmanned aircraft systems Order coincides with the upcoming 10th anniversary of the first Raven delivery to the U.S. Army MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment...
Sep 11, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today issued the following statement in response to Engaged Capital's withdrawal of its director nominee for election to AeroVironment's board of directors at the 2013 Annual Meeting of Stockholders ("2013 Annual Meeting"), scheduled ...
Sep 9, 2013
Includes largest order to date for Switchblade tactical missile systems; exceeds value of all Switchblade orders for prior year Switchblade proving to be "an invaluable tool" in the field MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASD...
Aug 28, 2013
Continued acquisition of new capability in constrained budget environment indicates high value and potential for further demand MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced that it has received a total of $15.8 million in orders under a...
Aug 27, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended July 27, 2013. "While our first quarter revenue was in-line with our previous expectations, it was adversely impacted by several one-time effects, as ...
Aug 22, 2013
Board Nominates New Independent Directors Tom Burbage and Ed Muller, and Existing Director Charles Holland for Election to Board at 2013 Annual Meeting; Murray Gell-Mann & Kenneth R. Baker to Retire from Board Stephen F. Page Named Lead Independent Director ...
Aug 21, 2013
AeroVironment turns 500e drivers' garages into home "filling stations" with one-stop convenience including charging station, electrical installation and three-year warranty FIAT is the fifth major car manufacturer to choose AeroVironment as its preferred home electric refueling station...
Aug 14, 2013
Fourth and final order received for fiscal 2012 contract with total value of $59.6 million AeroVironment's Mantis™ gimbaled sensor payloads dramatically improve troops' capabilities as integrated element of Raven unmanned aircraft system M...
Aug 13, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's first fiscal quarter ended July 27, 2013, after the market closes on Tuesday August 27, 2013. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss t...
Aug 12, 2013
Groundbreaking development in the evolution of small unmanned aircraft systems; advanced solar cells increase hand-launched Puma AE™ endurance by 350 percent Far-reaching implications for small UAS utility in military, public safety and commercial uses ...
Aug 7, 2013
Seasoned Fortune 500 company legal executive with national security, international, engineering and energy markets expertise MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Douglas E. Scott has joined the company as senior vice ...
Jul 26, 2013
Puma is first-ever hand-launched unmanned aircraft system to be approved by FAA for commercial missions First-of-its-kind Restricted Category type rating permits commercial missions MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. ...
Jul 17, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today issued the following statement in response to Engaged Capital: AeroVironment maintains and welcomes open communications with all of its stockholders and values their input towards the goal of enhancing s...
Jun 25, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended April 30, 2013. "Fiscal 2013 performance met our revised guidance, with full year revenue of $240 million and fully diluted EPS of $0.47, ...
Jun 11, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended April 30, 2013, after the market closes on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Management will host a conference call and live audio webca...
May 9, 2013
AeroVironment becomes Ford's sole provider of turnkey charging station installation, warranty service and onsite support A 240-volt charger will cut charge time by more than half for Ford plug-in vehicles: C-MAX Energi, Fusion Energi and Focus Electric One-day insta...
Apr 26, 2013
Experienced director with consumer, industrial and finance background Seasoned executive with deep management, functional and operational experience MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Stephen F...
Apr 10, 2013
Third order received since May 2012 for total of $46.1 million against projected $65.5 million contract action Procurement represents continued progress toward U.S. Army's acquisition objective for Raven systems MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ...
Mar 6, 2013
Intelligent plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) charging technology controls charging rate based on grid conditions and aims to reduce electricity cost for plug-in vehicles Grid-friendly PEV charging solution delivers benefits to grid operators and drivers ...
Mar 5, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ending January 26, 2013. "Third quarter revenue of $47.1 million and earnings per share of $0.17 fell well short of our plans primarily due to delays in government...
Feb 19, 2013
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's third fiscal quarter ended January 26, 2013, after the market closes on Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss...
Feb 7, 2013
Now consumers can seamlessly finance home charger and installation with electric vehicle (EV) purchases in a single transaction Finance and Insurance (F&I)-friendly packages present opportunities for dealers to improve their EV Customer Satisfaction index AeroVironm...
Jan 23, 2013
Largest order to date for newest AeroVironment small unmanned aircraft system Provides upgraded capabilities to lowest echelon of Marine Corps MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that NAVAIR's Progr...
Jan 8, 2013
Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity contract valued at up to $248 million supports small UAS requirements through December 2017 Contract supports continued procurement and support of small unmanned aircraft systems for Army MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS ...
Dec 4, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ending October 27, 2012. "Strong second quarter performance, including a 30 percent increase in year-over-year diluted earnings per share to $0.39, resulted from ...
Dec 3, 2012
AeroVironment™ secures exclusive rights to distribute larger, higher flying, longer endurance vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) unmanned aircraft system (UAS) in United States, NATO and other countries AeroVironment will invest up to $3 million in CybAero convertible notes ...
Nov 20, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's second fiscal quarter ended October 27, 2012, after the market closes on Tuesday, December 4, 2012. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to dis...
Oct 17, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that its chief executive officer and chairman of the board, Timothy E. Conver, as Trustee of The Conver Family Trust, has established a pre-arranged stock trading plan to sell a portion of company stock held by the Trus...
Oct 15, 2012
Latest in EVSE-RS home charging line plugs into a dedicated 240 Volt outlet for easy installation Secure installation allows for use at a vacation home, second home or seamless relocation to a new home Now available for immediate delivery at Amazon.com ...
Sep 5, 2012
Total projected value of contract action is $65.9 million; $32.3 million in funding for orders received to date Payload integrates an electro-optical and infrared video sensor for improved tracking capabilities Modular payload compatible with existing Raven® sy...
Sep 5, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ending July 28, 2012. "Fiscal 2013 is unfolding consistent with our range of expectations for the year. We anticipated a typically low revenue first quarter would ...
Aug 22, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's first fiscal quarter ended July 28, 2012, after the market closes on Wednesday, September 5, 2012. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to disc...
Jul 11, 2012
AeroVironment DC Fast Chargers Easily Accessible for Electric Vehicle Drivers EV fast chargers accessible to the public at three convenient Aloha and Shell gas stations on Oahu Vehicles can fully charge in less than 30 minutes with fast chargers ...
Jun 26, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ending April 30, 2012. "Record fourth quarter revenue of $111 million and earnings per share of $0.80 produced another year of profitable growth. ...
Jun 12, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended April 30, 2012, after the market closes on Tuesday, June 26, 2012. Management will host a conference call and live audio webca...
Jun 12, 2012
$9.6 million contract awarded by Danish Acquisition and Logistics Organization following competitive review Follows first $2.4 million Danish Army order for Raven B systems in 2007 PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At Eurosatory - The Danish Acquisition an...
Jun 11, 2012
Swedish Army adopts "Family of Systems" approach with AeroVironment small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) Adds to more than one dozen international customers for AeroVironment small UAS PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At Eurosatory — AeroVironment ...
Jun 1, 2012
Total projected value of contract action is $65.9 million Includes first order for miniature gimbaled payload integrating an electro-optical and infrared video sensor for improved tracking capabilities Modular payload compatible with existing Raven® systems ...
May 30, 2012
Ten new electric vehicle (EV) charging sites from AeroVironment added along Interstate 5 and U.S. Route 2 AeroVironment to provide free charging to EV owners for a limited time BELLINGHAM, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The border-to-border vision of the West Coas...
May 24, 2012
Small unmanned aircraft systems to demonstrate broadband network and long distance communications link for the FCC Deployable Aerial Communications Architecture Notice of Inquiry proceeding Multiple demonstrations planned using AeroVironment's Digital Data Link and off-the-shelf commun...
May 23, 2012
Order definitizes previously announced Switchblade Agile Munition Systems and services contract Adds to prior $4.9 million order for a total value of $10 million MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) announced it rec...
May 22, 2012
Governor Chris Gregoire will celebrate the opening alongside local officials and business people as driving farther in an electric vehicle becomes a reality on Interstate 5 AeroVironment:   ...
May 22, 2012
Next generation Wasp system adds all environment, enhanced payload and digital data link capabilities U.S. Air Force accepts Wasp AE for BATMAV Program, places $2.5 million order TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At SOFIC--AeroVironment (NAS...
May 8, 2012
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President Tim Conver to focus on long-term growth planning, strategy and value creation Senior Vice President Tom Herring to focus on execution of annual operating plan and operational excellence Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) ...
May 7, 2012
Contract for PosiCharge systems valued at up to $8.8 million through 2014 Multi-port charging systems provide for common use among different airlines, ground handlers, service vehicles and battery types LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Please replac...
May 7, 2012
Contract for PosiCharge systems valued at up to $8.8 million through 2014 Multi-port charging systems provide for common use among different airlines, ground handlers, service vehicles and battery types LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Electric Vehi...
May 4, 2012
AeroVironment exhibiting and participating in Ride, Drive & Charge at the largest conference and exhibit for the electric vehicles industry AeroVironment: EV1 - Courtesy of the Nethercutt Collection WHAT: ...
Apr 30, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced it received a firm fixed-price order valued at $3,653,519 on March 15, 2012 from the United States Marine Corps through an existing U.S. Army contract. The order includes RQ-11B Raven® small unmanned aircraft systems and...
Apr 20, 2012
First Puma system order for Marine Corps Follows procurement of RQ-14 Dragon Eye, RQ-11B Raven and Wasp small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that the U.S. Marine Corps...
Apr 20, 2012
Puma production milestone achieved with 1,000th air vehicle United States Air Force assigns Mission Design Series designation RQ-20A to Puma AE system MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it received a fir...
Apr 18, 2012
First Puma system order for Air Force Adds to RQ-11B Raven and Wasp small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) procured by Air Force MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) announced it received a firm fixed-price order valued at...
Apr 2, 2012
Improves situational awareness for Raven system operators Delivers higher visual fidelity and improved target tracking One of four products in AeroVironment's new Mantis™ suite of gimbaled payloads for unmanned aircraft systems and other applications ...
Mar 16, 2012
"Fast" electric vehicle (EV) charging stations from AeroVironment now open along I-5 in Southern Oregon, enabling convenient long-distance electric vehicle travel AeroVironment will provide free charging to EV owners for a limited time SALEM, Or...
Mar 12, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced it received a new $11,095,872 cost-plus-fixed-fee sole source contract award on March 1, 2012 from the United States Army. The order comprises Army, Marine Corps and Foreign Military Sales contractor logistics support f...
Mar 6, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ending January 28, 2012. "As of the third quarter of fiscal year 2012 our revenue is up 15% and diluted earnings per share have grown by 50% compared to the same p...
Feb 24, 2012
AeroVironment to deliver complete electric vehicle home recharging system, installation and warranty to Mitsubishi i drivers Site consultation fee waived for customers placing Mitsubishi i pre-order online CYPRESS, Calif. & MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE...
Feb 22, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fiscal third quarter ended January 28, 2012, after the market closes on Tuesday, March 6, 2012. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss...
Feb 15, 2012
Order expands existing contract for Switchblade systems and services Switchblade successfully demonstrated in December for multiple potential customers MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it recentl...
Feb 13, 2012
AeroVironment becomes exclusive global distributor of Sentient's Kestrel Land MTI Tier I automated target detection software for use with small unmanned aircraft systems Integration of Kestrel solution enhances AeroVironment small UAS capabilities ...
Jan 11, 2012
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, Timothy E. Conver, as Trustee of The Conver Family Trust, has established a pre-arranged stock trading plan to sell a portion of company stock held by the Trust o...
Dec 13, 2011
Senior Vice President Mike Bissonette Transitions to Deputy General Manager Bissonette will Focus on Enhancing Operational Performance MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that Wahid Nawabi, an ...
Dec 6, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ending October 29, 2011. "Continued demand for our unmanned aircraft and efficient energy systems, combined with effective execution by our team, produced second ...
Nov 22, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fiscal second quarter ended October 29, 2011, after the market closes on Tuesday, December 6, 2011. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to dis...
Oct 27, 2011
First solution tailored to law enforcement, first response and other public safety missions from the leading supplier of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) Based on proven small UAS experience with hundreds of thousands of operating hours supporting U.S. and allied armed forces ...
Oct 20, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that it has received a $7,298,530 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract from the United States Army. This contract establishes a not-to-exceed amount for digital Puma® All Environment (AE) unmanned aircraft...
Sep 27, 2011
Air Force to equip Security Forces with Raven systems Initial order supports training in preparation for broader deployment MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that it received a $6,874,175 firm-fixed-...
Sep 15, 2011
Newly-installed electric vehicle charging stations at the Marriott Waikiki help address growing demand for sustainable tourism Upcoming installations planned for Embassy Suites Waikiki Beach Walk and OHANA Waikiki East in Honolulu, Wailea Beach Marriott on Maui Solu...
Sep 8, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that it received a $15,909,962 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract order on September 1, 2011, under an existing contract with the U.S. Army. The order comprises Army contractor logistics support for Raven systems. The logisti...
Sep 7, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ending July 30, 2011. "First quarter revenue of $62.0 million rose by 62% over last year, and diluted earnings per share of $0.01 increased from a loss of $0.16. ...
Sep 1, 2011
New, flexible capability for rapid response, high-precision low collateral damage strike is the result of years of development and testing MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) announced that it received a contract on June 29 f...
Aug 30, 2011
Adds VTOL, hover, perch and stare capability to battle-proven family of small unmanned aircraft systems (Raven, Wasp, Puma AE) Enables frontline military and non-military missions requiring vertical launches and landings without additional infrastructure Operated by...
Aug 24, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fiscal first quarter ended July 30, 2011, after the market closes on Wednesday, September 7, 2011. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to disc...
Aug 18, 2011
22 fast-chargers will be sited throughout northwest Oregon SALEM, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) has selected AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) to supply, install, operate and maintain twenty-two (22) electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging stations along major...
Aug 16, 2011
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) North America Conference - AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that it received a firm-fixed-price contract delivery order valued at $65,532,394 for new digital Puma™ All Environm...
Jul 13, 2011
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Coming to I-5 and US 2 in Next Six Months OLYMPIA, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Within six months, drivers will be recharging their electric vehicles, like the Nissan LEAF and Chevrolet Volt, along Washington's Electric Highways. ...
Jul 12, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced it will host its invitation-only 2011 Investor and Analyst Event on Wednesday, July 13, 2011, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET in New York City. Executive presentations will provide an overview of the company's vision, st...
Jul 11, 2011
Industry's first UL-certified, comprehensive electric vehicle (EV) charging offering gives drivers practical recharging solutions for use in a wide array of locations EV infrastructure solutions for home, public and commercial use currently being deployed to states, businesses, utiliti...
Jun 21, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ending April 30, 2011. "With record fourth quarter revenue of $106.1 million, fiscal 2011 revenue grew 17% to $292.5 million, exceeding our guidan...
Jun 7, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended April 30, 2011, after the market closes on Tuesday, June 21, 2011. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcas...
Jun 1, 2011
AeroVironment to select locations and install its Level 3 Fast Charging Stations along I-5 Corridor from the California state line to the Willamette Valley Drivers will be able to charge their electric vehicles in minutes as they travel along a key Oregon highway ...
May 24, 2011
U.S. Army continues Raven system procurement toward total acquisition objective of 2,358 systems Raven described as "most accessible, responsive and field expedient UAV and ISR instrument" in recent article MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aero...
May 18, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Steven Gitlin, AeroVironment vice president of investor relations, will present at the Stephens Inc. Spring Investment Conference to be held May 24-25 at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. ...
May 18, 2011
AeroVironment to provide home charging system, installation and warranty to BMW drivers, as well as full BMW dealer support AeroVironment EVSE-RS charger to fully charge ActiveE within four to five hours from fully discharged state MONROVIA...
May 16, 2011
AeroVironment partners with TXU Energy to provide multiple charging stations for electric vehicle drivers in McKinney, Texas TXU Energy funds the purchase and installation of AeroVironment's UL listed EVSE-CS MCKINNEY, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aer...
May 10, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Tim Conver, AeroVironment chairman and chief executive officer, will present at the Needham & Company 2nd Annual Clean Technology Conference to be held May 17 at the Needham & Company headquarters in New York City....
Apr 21, 2011
Puma demonstrating effectiveness in theater Order includes systems, initial spares and training services MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that it received a firm-fixed-price contract delivery order ...
Apr 12, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced that it received a firm-fixed-price contract order valued at $14,773,816 under an existing contract with the U.S. Army. The order comprises digital Raven® small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) retrofit kits. Work is sche...
Apr 8, 2011
AeroVironment to provide comprehensive EV charging solution to support Dallas/Fort Worth EV drivers First fast charging station in Texas to be unveiled today NRG Energy and AeroVironment plan to install 70 "Freedom" Stations in the Dallas/Fort Worth area by the end ...
Apr 1, 2011
No injuries or damage to other property reported during envelope expansion flight testing Investigation Board will be convened to probe cause and provide details of mishap MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASD...
Mar 18, 2011
AV to partner with Hawaiian Electric Company, University of Hawaii at Manoa and Hawaii Automobile Dealers Association Program includes deploying electric vehicle infrastructure statewide, collecting and analyzing charging data to study impact on electricity distribution and providing p...
Mar 8, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended January 29, 2011. “Third quarter year-over-year revenue increased 39% and operating profit increased 85%. Strong third quarter financial performance and sufficie...
Mar 1, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's third fiscal quarter ended January 29, 2011, after the market closes on Tuesday, March 8, 2011. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to dis...
Feb 23, 2011
AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV): WHAT: Live demonstration of the life-size, hummingbird-like Nano Air Vehicle (NAV) developed by AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). WHY: To offer the media an up-close-and-pe...
Feb 17, 2011
Two-wing, Flapping Aircraft Hovers and Flies in Any Direction Total Weight of Two-thirds of an Ounce Includes Batteries and Video Camera WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV)(NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it has accomplished a ...
Feb 14, 2011
Chargers wirelessly communicate with grid to create “smart refueling” hubs Open architecture ensures interoperability with utility systems nationwide MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that it has begu...
Feb 1, 2011
Partnership extends EV charging infrastructure throughout the United States Provides access to AeroVironment EV charging solutions for major home improvement retailers serviced by Milbank Distribution network agreement includes formal training program for ...
Jan 31, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced that it received a firm fixed-price order valued at $7,800,003 under an existing contract with the U.S. Army on January 25, 2011. The order comprises 919 digital module upgrade kits for the U.S. Marine Corps. The upgrade...
Jan 27, 2011
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that its chief executive officer and chairman of the board, Timothy E. Conver, as Trustee of The Conver Family Trust, has established a pre-arranged stock trading plan to sell a portion of company stock held by th...
Jan 11, 2011
Key Milestone Achieved for System Designed to Provide Persistent Communications and Surveillance at 20% of the Cost of Existing Solutions MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that the Global Observer™ unmanned aircraft system has...
Dec 28, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced today that it received an order valued at $46,226,984 under an existing contract with the U.S. Army. The order comprises 123 new digital Raven® small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and initial spares packages as ...
Dec 8, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced it received an order valued at $4,862,674 under a contract with the Norwegian Defence Logistics Organisation (NDLO). The order comprises new Raven® small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), spares, training services and ...
Dec 7, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended October 30, 2010. "Strong execution produced second quarter performance that exceeded our forecast, keeping us on track for our fiscal year 2011 plan. Key ...
Nov 30, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Nov. 30, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its second quarter fiscal 2011 results at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time on Tuesday, December 7, 2010. Hosting the call to review results for the fiscal second quarter ended Octob...
Nov 18, 2010
AeroVironment will provide comprehensive EV charging solution to support the needs of Houston drivers HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) has joined forces with NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) to bring the first privately funded, comprehensive electric ...
Nov 4, 2010
Quality, Timeliness and Cost of Service, Customer Value Receive High Marks MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frost & Sullivan, a global research organization of 1,800 analysts who monitor more than 300 industries and 250,000 companies, has awarded its 2010 North American Customer ...
Nov 2, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Nov. 2, 2010 - AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced today that it has received a $17,197,960 cost-plus-fixed-fee letter contract that was previously announced by the United States Army on October 22. This letter contract establishes not-to-exceed amounts for digital ...
Nov 1, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Nov 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Steven Gitlin, AV vice president of investor relations, will present at the Goldman Sachs Global Industrials 2010 Conference to be held November 3-4 at the Goldman Sachs Conference Center in New York. AV's p...
Oct 26, 2010
WASHINGTON, at AUSA, Oct 26, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced today that it has received a contract delivery order valued at $7,231,440 for new digital Puma(R) All Environment (AE) unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and training services. The items were procured under an existing ...
Oct 25, 2010
WASHINGTON, at AUSA, Oct 25, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that the first aircraft developed under the Global Observer(TM) Joint Capability Technology Demonstration (JCTD) program has successfully completed initial flight testing consisting of multiple low-alti...
Sep 10, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Sep 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Steven Gitlin, AV vice president of investor relations, will present at the Wedbush Clean Technology & Industrial Growth Management Access Conference to be held September 14- 15 at the Fairmont San Francisco....
Sep 9, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Sep 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a provider of charging solutions for every electric vehicle (EV) owner's needs, has received Underwriters Laboratories (UL) listing for its EV home charging station (EVSE-RS). The home charging station is one component of AV's complet...
Sep 8, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Sep 08, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended July 31, 2010. "We delivered the financial performance we expected for the first quarter, and we made good progress toward achieving full-year revenue guidance," said Tim Con...
Sep 1, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Sep 1, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its first quarter fiscal 2011 results after the market closes on Wednesday, September 8, 2010. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast t...
Aug 31, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Aug 31, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced today that it has received a contract delivery order valued at $35,265,662 for digital Puma(R) All Environment (AE) unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), spares and training services. The equipment and services were procured...
Aug 23, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Aug 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that former Teledyne and TEAC Aerospace executive Joel Hirsch has joined AeroVironment as vice president of strategic operations. Reporting to AV chairman and chief executive officer Tim Conver, Hirsch's primary r...
Aug 16, 2010
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Aug 16, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced that the first aircraft developed under the Global Observer(TM) Joint Capability Technology Demonstration (JCTD) program successfully completed its first flight. On August 5 Global Observer Aircraf...
Aug 11, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Aug 11, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced that a full size wing developed as part of the Global Observer™ Joint Capability Technology Demonstration (JCTD) program has successfully completed a series of Wing Load Tests (WLT...
Aug 4, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Aug 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Steven Gitlin, AV vice president of investor relations, will present at the Morgan Keegan Security, Safety & Defense Conference to be held August 11 at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. AV's presen...
Jul 8, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Jul 08, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) will host its 2010 Investor and Analyst Event on Monday, July 12, 2010, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET in New York City. Executive presentations will provide an overview of the company's vision, strategy and key business initiati...
Jun 25, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Jun 25, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) noted in its Annual Report on Form 10-K filed on June 25, 2010 that it is currently cooperating with an investigation by the Civil Fraud Section of the United States Department of Justice with respect to certain of its billing practices...
Jun 24, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Jun 24, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ending April 30, 2010. "In the fourth quarter we produced record revenue and profitability while transitioning to full rate production of digital small unmanned ai...
Jun 17, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Jun 17, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2010 results after the market closes on Thursday, June 24, 2010. Management will host a conference call and live audi...
May 25, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., May 25, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that the first aircraft developed under the Global Observer(TM) Joint Capability Technology Demonstration (JCTD) program has successfully completed key ground tests in preparation for flight testing. The j...
May 24, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., May 24, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Steven Gitlin, AV vice president of investor relations, will present at the Stephens Inc. Spring Investment Conference to be held May 25-26 at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. AV's presentation is...
May 12, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., May 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced it received an order valued at $11,198,967 under an existing contract with the U.S. Army. The order comprises 63 new digital Raven(R) small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), services supporting the Army's evaluat...
Apr 21, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Apr 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Roy Minson, formerly an executive with SAIC and The Boeing Company, has joined AeroVironment as vice president of business development and deputy general manager of its unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) segment...
Mar 31, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Mar 31, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced the resignation of Stephen C. Wright from his position as senior vice president and chief financial officer effective March 31, 2010. Wright is leaving AV to pursue other business opportunities. The company also ...
Mar 30, 2010
FRANKLIN, Tenn. (March 30, 2010) - Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today announced U.S. pricing for the 2011 Nissan LEAF electric vehicle, which becomes available for purchase or lease at Nissan dealers in select markets in December and nationwide in 2011. Nissan will begin taking consumer reservations for the Nissan LEAF April 20. I...
Mar 9, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Mar 09, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended January 30, 2010. "In the third quarter, our team increased production of digital Raven systems and digital retrofit kits to satisfy customer demand, and made progress positi...
Mar 5, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Mar 05, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today appointed Tom Herring as senior vice president and general manager of AV's Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) business segment and John Grabowsky as AV's first chief technology officer, a role that will span the company's UAS ...
Mar 2, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Mar 2, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's third fiscal quarter ended January 30, 2010, after the market closes on Tuesday, March 9, 2010. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the...
Feb 23, 2010
MONROVIA, Calif., Feb 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) announced that it received firm fixed-price orders valued at $20,731,992 for digital Raven(R) unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and digital retrofit kits, and $17,141,648 for Raven system spare parts, repairs and training services ...
Jan 11, 2010
DETROIT (Jan. 11, 2010) – Nissan North America (NNA) today announced its selection of AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) (AV) to supply electric vehicle home-charging stations and installation services supporting the introduction of the zero-emission, all-electric Nissan LEAF later this year. The Nissan LEAF five-passenger electric car...
Dec 21, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif., Dec 21, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that it received a $23,926,917 firm fixed-price order under an existing contract. This contract modification comprises digital Raven systems and kits to upgrade existing analog Raven® systems currently being...
Dec 8, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif., Dec 08, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended October 31, 2009. "The initiation of digital Raven deliveries at the end of our second quarter marked a milestone for our business and our customers," said Tim Conver,...
Dec 1, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif., Dec 1, 2009 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its second quarter fiscal 2010 results on Tuesday, December 8 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Second quarter fiscal 2010 financial results are currently scheduled to be re...
Nov 30, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif., Nov 30, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that automotive lithium-ion battery maker EnerDel, a subsidiary of Ener1, Inc. (NASDAQ: HEV), will be using a portion of its recent federal stimulus grant to purchase eight AV advanced electric vehicle power cycling and test systems. The addi...
Nov 3, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 3, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that the Military Aviation Authority of the Netherlands (MLA-NLD) has issued a Military Type Certificate (MTC) for the Raven® B NLD MUAS, the first such certificate issued in the Netherlands in the Micro-Unmanned Aerial Vehicle category. This c...
Nov 2, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 2, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that Steven Gitlin, AV director of investor relations, will present at the Wedbush Securities Inaugural Clean Technology & Industrial Growth Management Access Conference to be held November 2-3 at the W Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. ...
Oct 7, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 7, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that its chief executive officer and chairman of the board, Timothy E. Conver, as Trustee of The Conver Family Trust, has established a pre-arranged stock trading plan to sell a portion of company stock held by the Trust over a specific period ...
Sep 8, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 8, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended August 1, 2009. “...
Sep 1, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif., Sep 1, 2009 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its first quarter fiscal 2010 results on Tuesday, September 8 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time. First quarter fiscal 2010 financial results are currently scheduled to be rel...
Aug 10, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 10, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) has been granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for technology that facilitates the optimal charging, management, control and maintenance of battery packs, chargers and electric vehicles (EVs). Patent No. 7,444,192 builds on AV's in...
Aug 7, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Tim Conver will present at the 11th Annual Pacific Crest Technology Leadership Forum to be held at Sonnenalp Resort in Vail, Colo., at 9:00 a.m. MDT (11:00 a.m. EDT) on Monday, Aug.10, 2009. ...
Jul 1, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 1, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) was awarded a Phase II contract extension in April from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to design and build a flying prototype for the Nano Air Vehicle (NAV) program. As part of this program AV has accomplished a technical milestone never ...
Jun 23, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 23, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: ...
Jun 16, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif., Jun 16, 2009 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2009 results on Tuesday, June 23 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Fourth quarter and full fiscal 2009 financial results are current...
Jun 12, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 12, 2009-- Thirty years ago today pilot and "engine" Bryan Allen powered Paul MacCready's Gossamer Albatross across the English Channel to claim the second Kremer prize for human powered flight. AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) has commemorated this groundbreaking event by creating a special page on it...
Jun 3, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 3, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that U.S. government agencies funding the Global Observer Joint Capability Technology Demonstration (JCTD) program have exercised an option for the assembly of a third Global Observer aircraft and additional items. There have been six contract o...
Jun 2, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 2, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that senior vice president and chief financial officer Steve Wright will present at the Stephens Inc. Spring Investment Conference to be held at The New York Palace Hotel in New York, New York, at 1:30 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, June 3, 2009. ...
Apr 1, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif., Apr 01, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The U.S. Army Product Manager for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS) and AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) recently conducted a continuous 30-hour demonstration of persistent surveillance of a point target using AV's RQ-11B Raven® small unmanned airc...
Mar 10, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 10, 2009-- Aero...
Mar 9, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif., Mar 09, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended January 31, 2009. "In our fiscal third quarter we continued to supply our innovative solutions to existing and new customers while achieving great progress on our development programs....
Mar 2, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 2, 2009-- AeroVironment, Inc. (...
Feb 9, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif., Feb 09, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) has received an order from the U.S. Army valued at $16,758,776 for the production of 50 new Raven® (RQ-11B) unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) equipped with AV's Digital Data Link (DDL). Ann...
Feb 4, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, ...
Feb 3, 2009
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, ...
Jan 12, 2009
CHICAGO, At ProMat--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 12, 2009--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) ...
Dec 18, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 18, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (N...
Dec 15, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 15, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (N...
Dec 3, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 3, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended November 1, 2008. "Our second quarter results reflect strong, effective performance and continued diversity within our unmanned aircraft systems portfolio. The ...
Nov 26, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif., Nov 26, 2008 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV) today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its second quarter fiscal 2009 results on Wednesday, December 3 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Second quarter fiscal 2009 financial results are currently...
Sep 29, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that its chief executive officer and chairman of the board, Timothy E. Conver, as Trustee of The Conver Family Trust, has established a pre-arranged stock trading plan to sell a portion of company stock held by the Trust over a specific period...
Sep 9, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 9, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended August 2, 2008. "Continued progress in our Global Observer development program contributed to an increase in first quarter revenue over the same period last year. We generated this...
Sep 2, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif., Sep 2, 2008 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient energy systems, today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its first quarter fiscal 2009 results on Tuesday, September 9 at 1:30 p.m. Pacifi...
Aug 20, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif., Aug 20, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) announces the receipt of $4.6 million in funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop a small Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) capable of performing "hover/perch and stare" missions. The Stealthy, Persistent, Perch and Sta...
Jul 22, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif., Jul 22, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, has announced that its Architectural Wind system has been installed at Boston's Logan International Airport Office Center as part of a project commissioned by the Massachusetts Port...
Jul 2, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif., Jul 02, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) has selected Puma AE as its All Environment Capable Variant (AECV) solution to the Small Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) requirement. The one-year Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ...
Jun 24, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 24, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended April 30, 2008. We completed our second fiscal year-end as a public company and once again achieved our financial objectives, generating revenue growth of 24% and ...
Jun 17, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif., Jun 17, 2008 (PrimeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2008 results on Tuesday, June 24 at ...
Jun 3, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 3, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Tim Conver, will present at the Stephens Inc. Annual Spring Investment Conference to be held at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City at 2:00 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, June 4, 2008. ...
May 30, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that The Netherlands Ministry of Defence, acting through its Defence Materiel Organization (DMO), has awarded AV a contract for RQ-11B (Raven) small unmanned aircraft systems. The order includes new aircraft systems as well as training, ...
May 28, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that director of investor relations, Steven A. Gitlin, will present at the FBR Capital Markets Annual Spring Investor Conference to be held at Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City, New York, at 9:45 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 29, 2008. ...
May 27, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 27, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it has been awarded a Phase II contract by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to design and build a flying prototype for the Nano Air Vehicle (NAV) program. AV completed a preliminary design review at the en...
Apr 4, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 4, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, has been awarded three utility patents and six design patents by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) along with 12 European design patents relating to new a...
Mar 10, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif., Mar 10, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that Michael Bissonette, formerly assistant general manager of AV's Energy Technology Center (ETC), has been appointed vice president and general manager of th...
Mar 6, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 6, 2008--AeroVironment (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it has flown its Puma small unmanned aircraft for over nine hours, powered by an onboard fuel cell battery hybrid energy storage system. This broke the pr...
Mar 4, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 4, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Tim Conver will present at the Raymond James 29th Annual Institutional Investors Conference to be held at The ...
Mar 3, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif., Mar 03, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today reported financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended January 26, 2008. "Our unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) segment continues to generate growth as a result ...
Feb 26, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 26, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (Nasdaq:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its third quarter fiscal 2008 results on Monday, March 3 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Third ...
Feb 7, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that the U.S. Army has ordered additional RQ-11B (Raven) small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and associated services by the exercise of an option under an ex...
Jan 3, 2008
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2008--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that the United States Air Force BATMAV (Battlefield Air Targeting Micro Air Vehicle) program has received Milestone C approval and authorization for Full Rate ...
Dec 4, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 4, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and efficient electric energy systems, today reported financial results for its fiscal second quarter ended October 27, 2007. "Growth in our UAS and PosiCharge segments reflects ongoing customer con...
Nov 28, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 28, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its second quarter fiscal 2008 results on Tuesday, December 4 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time. S...
Nov 20, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that the U.S. Marine Corps has ordered $19.3 million in BATMAV (Battlefield Air Targeting Micro Air Vehicle) systems, each consisting of two Wasp III micro air...
Oct 25, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 25, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, has installed its Architectural Wind system on the roof of the new Beloit, Wis., manufacturing facility of Kettle Foods, a Salem, Ore.-based producer of all-natural potat...
Oct 9, 2007
RENO, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 9, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVAV), Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. 'Altairnano' (Nasdaq: ALTI), Micro-Vett, SPA and Go Green Holding AS, today jointly announced the successful public demonstrations of the All-Electric Fiat Doblo to government officials and potential commercial customers in Oslo, Norw...
Sep 26, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 26, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it has received a contract from the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) for the development and military utility assessment of its Global ...
Sep 18, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 18, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, has been granted a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for a battery charging innovation that enables simultaneous or parallel charging of multipl...
Sep 11, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 11, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it has received an order to supply the Danish Army Operational Command with RQ 11 B, Raven B small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The order includes 1...
Sep 5, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 5, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that the U.S. Army has ordered $16.4 million in contract logistics services (CLS) in support of its Raven small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). These logisti...
Sep 5, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif., Sep 05, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and efficient electric energy systems, today reported financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended July 28, 2007. Results for the period showed significant growth in revenue and income from operations ...
Aug 30, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 30, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its first quarter fiscal 2008 results on Wednesday, September 5 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time....
Aug 20, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 20, 2007--The Board of Directors of AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it has unanimously elected Tim Conver as its new chairman of the board. After joining AV's Board of Directors in the late 1980'...
Aug 17, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 17, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that John Kim, former Ryder Transportation and Logistics Director of National Sales, has joined its PosiCharge Systems management team as Director of Sales....
Aug 6, 2007
WASHINGTON, Aug 06, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that the U.S. Air Force has recently taken delivery of its initial BATMAV micro unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), which include the Wasp III air vehicle, as planned un...
Jul 25, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 25, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that U.S. Navy Rear Admiral, Daniel H. Stone, has joined the company as vice president of its Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) logistics operation. AV's logisti...
Jun 26, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 26, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended April 30, 2007. Results for both periods showed significant growth in revenue and income from operations. Highlights of the fourth quarter and full fiscal year include: ...
Jun 19, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 19, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it will host a conference call and live audio webcast to review its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2007 results on Tuesday, June 26 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific t...
Jun 7, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 27, 2007--AeroVironment (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it successfully flew its Puma small unmanned aircraft for nearly five hours while it was powered by an onboard fuel cell battery hybrid energy storage system. T...
May 30, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2007--AeroVironment (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it performed a fast charge demonstration of a lithium chemistry electric vehicle battery pack for representatives of the California Air Resources Board (CARB). T...
Mar 8, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 8, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) today reported financial results for the fiscal 2007 third quarter and nine-month period ended January 27, 2007. Results for both periods showed significant growth in revenue and income from operations. Highlights of the third quarter of fiscal 2007 rel...
Mar 2, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif., Mar 02, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it has scheduled its first-ever financial results conference call and webcast for Thursday, March 8, beginning at 1:30 p.m. Pacific time. The Company's sha...
Feb 26, 2007
WASHINGTON, D.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 26, 2007--AeroVironment's (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV) pioneering solar-electric unmanned aircraft, Pathfinder-Plus, has become the fourth AV innovation to be acquired for the permanent collection of the Smithsonian Institution. Developed under NASA sponsorship, the ultra-lightweight flying wing was enshrined i...
Feb 8, 2007
MONROVIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 8, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) (NASDAQ:AVAV), a leader in unmanned aircraft systems and efficient electric energy systems, today announced that it has successfully completed sea trials of its Aqua Puma unmanned aircraft system (UAS) for the Royal Australian Navy to explore adding a UAS capability t...
Jan 22, 2007
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2007--AeroVironment, Inc. (AV) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of Common Stock at $17 per share, which is one dollar above the originally anticipated range of $14 to $16 per share. The shares will begin trading on Tuesday, January 23, 2007 on the NASDAQ Global Market under the s...
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