Kratos Opens New Tactical UAS, Target Drone Manufacturing Plant in Oklahoma

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 6, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has established a new facility in Oklahoma that will house production of its unmanned aerial tactical and target drone systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday.

The company said Friday the 100K-square-foot plant for the Mako Tactical UAS and Firejet MQM-178 aerial target drone at the Will Rogers Business Park in Oklahoma City could generate approximately 350 new design, engineering and manufacturing jobs over the next five years to address demand for the Kratos unmanned aircraft.

About Executive Mosaic: Founded in 2002, Executive Mosaic is a leadership organization and media company. Executive Mosaic offers highly coveted executive events, breaking business news on the Government Contracting industry, and robust and reliable content through seven influential websites and four consequential E-newswires. Headquarters are located in Tysons Corner, VA. www.executivemosaic.com

Contact:
Jason Scott
(703) 226-7003
jason.scott@executivemosaic.com

Check Also

Leanne Caret and Jim Garrettson

Leanne Caret, President & CEO of Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Receives Fourth Consecutive Wash100 Award

Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS), accepted her fourth consecutive Wash100 Award from Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic on Monday. Caret received her fourth Wash100 Award for her continued leadership in the development of Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft, winning major defense contracts for the company and accelerating influential aerospace technology

Robert Edmonson Deputy Chief of Staff FORSCOM G6

Potomac Officers Club’s Fall CMMC Forum to Feature Keynote Speaker Brig. Gen. Robert Edmonson

Brig. Gen. Robert Edmonson, deputy chief of staff, FORSCOM (G6) of U.S. Army, will be featured as a keynote speaker during Potomac Officers Club’s Fall CMMC Forum on October 7th. From 2013 to 2015, Edmonson commanded the 35th Signal Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps. From 2015 to 2016, he served as executive officer to the Army CIO/G-6