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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor Conferences
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced that the company plans to participate in two upcoming virtual investor conferences. Date: August 5, 2020 Conference: Jefferies Virtual
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Marks 50 Years of Achieving the Impossible
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 27, 2020-- In the 1970s,   AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) founder Dr. Paul B. MacCready , Jr. became the first to design and build an aircraft that successfully achieved controlled human-powered flight, giving birth to the company’s reputation of achieving
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Receives $21 Million Initial Contract Option for Raven Radio Frequency Modifications Under Previously Awarded U.S. Army Contract with Potential $55 Million Total Value
Contract option for Army Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS) Flight Control Systems (FCS) domain includes avionics and data link upgrades to modify radio frequency Raven tactical unmanned aircraft system is designed for rapid deployment, delivering real-time tactical situational awareness to
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2020 Full Year and Fourth Quarter Results
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 23, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today reported financial results for its full year and fourth quarter ended April 30, 2020 . This press release features multimedia.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Receives $9.8 Million Raven and Puma 3 AE Awards from NATO Support and Procurement Agency under Multi-Year Contract with $80 Million Potential Value
Three-year base contract includes option for an additional two years of logistical support, spares and repair services for existing fleet of Raven, Wasp and Puma tactical unmanned aircraft systems AeroVironment’s family of tactical UAS allows customers to use the same ground control station and
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 9, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's fourth quarter and full fiscal year ended April 30, 2020 , after the market closes on
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. to Present at the William Blair 40th Annual Growth Stock Conference
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 4, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced that Wahid Nawabi , president and chief executive officer, Kevin McDonnell , senior vice president and chief financial officer, and Steven
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Announces Promotion of Ken Karklin to Chief Operations Officer
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 2, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced the promotion of Ken Karklin , Senior Vice President, to the role of chief operating officer, effective immediately.
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Toggle Summary United States Army Awards AeroVironment $146 Million Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile Systems (LMAMS) Contract Funded at $76 Million for First Year of Switchblade Systems Procurement
AeroVironment’s combat proven Switchblade with patented wave-off feature provides operators with increased lethality, reach and precision strike capabilities with low collateral effects First year of funding approved through Joint Urgent Operational Need Statement, reflecting high-priority
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Awarded $2.6 Million Contract from U.S. Ally to Enhance Existing Puma™ Fleet with Puma LE Capabilities, Plus Existing Fleet Support
Contract includes spares to support customer’s existing fleet of tactical unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and adoption of Puma LE (Long Endurance) Puma LE provides Group 2 features in a Group 1 footprint, 5.5-hour endurance and persistent data with increased time on station in an economical
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