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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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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Unveils Quantix™ Recon, Fully-Automated Hybrid Vertical Takeoff and Landing Unmanned Aircraft System for Defense Applications
Quantix Recon delivers on-demand, georeferenced aerial imagery, providing quick visibility for on-site mission planning and verification Fully-Automated, hybrid vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) design and radio frequency silent mode enable aircraft to conduct missions undetected Powerful
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Awarded $2.4 Million Raven® Unmanned Aircraft Systems Foreign Military Sales Contract for U.S. Ally
Raven lightweight small unmanned aircraft system is designed for rapid deployment, delivering real-time tactical situational awareness to warfighters United States Department of Defense Foreign Military Sales program facilitates interoperability among U.S.
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment Awarded $10.7 Million Puma™ 3 AE Contract for United States Navy and Marine Corps Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems Program
Award builds on the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps ongoing use of Puma 3 All Environment (AE) small unmanned aircraft systems for persistent situational awareness and force protection as well as expeditionary reconnaissance, surveillance, and target acquisition (RSTA) Puma 3 AE UAS deliver immediate
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Toggle Summary AeroVironment, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2020 Third Quarter Results
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended January 25, 2020 . Increased full year expectations for diluted earnings per share by $0.20 to between $1.55 and $1.75 , and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share to
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