AeroVironment Receives $20 Million U.S. Army Order for RQ-11B Raven Unmanned Aircraft System Gimbaled...

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced it has received an order from the U.S. Army for the company's Mantis TM i23 gimbaled sensor payloads to continue upgrading the...

AeroVironment (AVAV) Cuts Jobs in UAS Segment

On September 26, 2013, AeroVironment, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVAV) implemented a workforce reduction in its Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) business segment. The workforce reduction is in response to shifts...

AeroVironment Reaps $51.4 Million in Switchblade UAV Contracts in 9 Days

By Rich Smith The contracts just keep coming in for military contractor AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV  ) . On Aug. 28, the maker of unmanned aerial vehicles announced that it had received...

AeroVironment joins DARPA program to develop long-range UAVs for launch from small ships

ARLINGTON, Va., 4 Sept. 2013.Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) experts at AeroVironment Inc. in Monrovia, Calif., are joining a U.S. military research program to develop...

AeroVironment Solar-Powered Puma AE Small Unmanned Aircraft Achieves Continuous Flight for More Than Nine...

Groundbreaking development in the evolution of small unmanned aircraft systems; advanced solar cells increase hand-launched Puma AE™ endurance by 350 percent ...

AeroVironment Wins $13.5 Million Raven UAV Order

By Rich Smith Monrovia, Calif.-based AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV  ) has won from the U.S. Army a $13.5 million order for its unmanned aerial vehicles. On Wednesday, AeroVironment announced the order, which constitutes the...

Indian partner for AeroVironment

Aerospace engineering firm Dynamatic Technologies and AeroVironment Inc, a world leader in unmanned aircraft systems, have signed a agreement to manufacture unmanned aerial vehicles...

AeroVironment’s Puma AE Small Unmanned Aircraft System Receives Federal Aviation Administration Type Certificate for...

MONROVIA, Calif. -- AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV) today announced that on July 19, 2013 it received a “Restricted Category” rating for its Puma AE™ small unmanned aircraft...

AeroVironment wins $13.8 Mln order for RQ-11B Raven Small Unmanned Aircraft

AeroVironment Inc. ( AVAV ) announced Wednesday that it received $13.80 million of incremental funding on March 30, 2013 from the United States Army for continued...

Drone maker AeroVironment sputters as defense spending dries up

By W.J. Hennigan, Los Angeles Times At the height of the wars in the Middle East, AeroVironment Inc. — a drone maker based in Monrovia...