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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Settles with United States Department of State for Voluntarily Reported Alleged Export Violations
The company voluntarily reported issues from the period June 5, 2014 to December 22, 2016 U.S. Department of State cites the company’s efforts to improve compliance and finds no cause for debarment SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 21, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Schedules Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 19, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's second quarter ended October 26, 2019 , after the market closes on Tuesday, December 3,
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Awarded $12 Million Support Contract from Major Middle Eastern Ally
Contract includes support, spares and repair services for existing fleet of Puma and Raven tactical unmanned aircraft systems More than 45 allied governments deploy systems from AeroVironment’s innovative family of tactical UAS   SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Wins U.S. Army Contract Valued at Up to $55 Million for Radio Frequency Modifications to Raven® B Unmanned Aircraft Systems
Potential contract options total as much as $55 million ; initial base delivery order is $862,488 Hand-launched AeroVironment Raven is the most widely used military unmanned aircraft system in the world SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. to Present at the Baird 2019 Global Industrial Conference
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 4, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Wahid Nawabi will present at the Baird 2019 Global Industrial Conference in Chicago on Wednesday,
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Toggle Summary Southeast Asian Military Customer Awards AeroVironment $6.4 Million Raven Tactical UAS Follow-On Contract Award
New order expands customer’s fleet of Raven systems Raven is the most widely used military unmanned aircraft system in the world AeroVironment’s Family of Tactical UAS are deployed by more than 45 allied governments SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 4, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Receives $5.25 Million Puma 3 AE Contract for U.S. Border Patrol
Award builds on the U.S. Border Patrol’s ongoing use of Puma AE small unmanned aircraft systems for border and homeland security U.S. Border Patrol agents rapidly deploy Puma AE anywhere, anytime, in any environment for continuous or on-demand spot surveillance   SIMI VALLEY, Calif.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Recognized as a Great Place to Work-Certified Company
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 21, 2019-- Great Place to Work®, the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience and leadership behaviors, has recognized AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) as a Great Place to Work-Certified ™ company.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Launches New Puma™ LE, Delivering Group 2 Capabilities in a Group 1 Footprint with Increased Range, Endurance and Payload Capacity
Rapidly deployable via hand-launch, Puma LE’s 5.5-hour endurance delivers persistent data with increased time on station, in an economical two-case mission packout Puma LE’s 5.5-pound total payload capacity includes a secondary payload bay with dedicated power supply and Ethernet connection, making
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Announces CFO Transition, Appoints Brian Shackley Interim CFO
  SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 25, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both defense and commercial applications, today announced that senior vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) Teresa Covington will resign to become
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