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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Secures $8.4 Million Puma 3 AE Unmanned Aircraft Systems Foreign Military Sales Contract Award for U.S. Ally
Puma 3 All Environment (AE) unmanned aircraft system delivers immediate tactical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) in maritime and land operations Customer is among the 50 allied government forces relying on AeroVironment’s innovative family of tactical unmanned aircraft systems
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Successfully Completes Sunglider Solar HAPS Stratospheric Test Flight, Surpassing 60,000 Feet Altitude and Demonstrating Broadband Mobile Connectivity
Sunglider reaches stratospheric altitude in 20-hour test flight Successfully demonstrates broadband mobile communication on consumer smartphones, linking teams in Tokyo , New Mexico and Silicon Valley SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 7, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Introduces Family of Loitering Missile Systems Featuring New Switchblade 600, Delivering Precision Strike Capabilities at the Battlefield’s Edge
Switchblade 600 builds on battle-proven Switchblade 300, with patented “wave-off” feature and ability to recommit, with increased range, extended endurance and multi-purpose anti-armor munition for use against larger, hardened targets Lightweight, self-contained Switchblade 600 launch tube system
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Teams with Robotic Skies for Unmanned Aircraft Systems Maintenance Support
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. & CHICAGO --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 29, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced a teaming agreement with Robotic Skies, a global maintenance, repair, and overhaul network for UAS, to provide field maintenance,
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2021 First Quarter Results
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 9, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today reported financial results for its first quarter ended August 1, 2020 . This press release features multimedia.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Schedules First Quarter Fiscal Year 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 26, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's first quarter ended August 1, 2020 after the market closes on Wednesday, Septmeber 9,
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. to Present at the Raymond James Virtual Diversified Industrials Conference
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 20, 2020-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), today announced that Wahid Nawabi , president and chief executive officer, will participate in a virtual fireside chat at the Raymond James Virtual
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Expands Capabilities of Its Puma UAS Product Line with New Smart 2500 Battery and Bungee Launch System
New Puma Smart 2500 Battery extends Puma LE’s flight time by nearly 20 percent with up to 6.5 hours of endurance, delivering longer time on station, greater range, and maximizing its multi-mission capabilities Now compatible with Puma 2 AE, Puma 3 AE and Puma LE, the Puma Bungee Launch System (BLS)
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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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