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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On December 5, 2019, AeroVironment, Inc. (the “Company”) purchased 540,050,000 yen (approximately $5.0 million) of additional shares of HAPSMobile, Inc., its joint venture with SoftBank Corp., to increase the Company’s ownership interest in HAPSMobile, Inc. from 5 percent to approximately 7 percent.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: December 10, 2019||By:||/s/ Wahid Nawabi|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|