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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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Toggle Summary HAWK30 Takes Flight - AeroVironment Achieves Successful First Test Flight of Next Generation Solar HAPS Unmanned Aircraft System
Successful first test flight takes place less than two years after program start Test program to expand operating envelope with sequentially higher and longer flights SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 16, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV), a global leader in Unmanned Aircraft
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Unveils VAPOR All-Electric Helicopter UAS at DSEI, Adding New and Expanded Mission Capabilities to Its Family of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems
VAPOR 35 and VAPOR 55 add vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) and multi-payload capabilities, complementing and expanding AeroVironment’s leading fixed-wing small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) VAPOR all-electric Helicopter UAS product line delivers advanced performance, endurance and payload
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2020 First Quarter Results
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 4, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended July 27, 2019 . Revenue of $86.9 million , up 11 percent year-over-year Earnings per diluted share of $0.71 down $0.14 year-over-year; non-GAAP
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Donates 87 Quantix Drones and AV DSS Ecosystems to 35 U.S. University Agriculture Departments to Advance Drones in Farming
2019 University Collaboration Project advances academic research, applications and crop production practices Quantix™ hybrid drone and the AeroVironment Decision Support System™ (AV DSS) deliver on-demand field intelligence to improve crop management for today’s growers Drone and data analytics
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Schedules First Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 21, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's first quarter ended July 27, 2019 , after the market closes on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 . Management will host a conference call and live
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Receives $45 Million Raven B Unmanned Aircraft Systems Contract Award for U.S. Army Security Force Assistance Brigades
Contract award funded by U.S. Government fiscal year 2019 appropriations Raven systems support U.S. Army , Marine Corps , Air Force , Special Operations Command, National Guard and more than 25 defense forces around the globe Raven lightweight small unmanned aircraft system is designed for rapid
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. to Present at the Canaccord Genuity’s 39th Annual Growth Conference and the Jefferies 2019 Industrials Conference
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 5, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Wahid Nawabi will present at the Canaccord Genuity 39th Annual Growth Conference in Boston on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time . Mr.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2019 Full Year and Fourth Quarter Results
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2019-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its full year and fourth quarter ended April 30, 2019 . Revenue of $314.3 million , up 17 percent year-over-year Gross margin of 41 percent, up 1 percentage point
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