June 26, 2020Contract Awards, NewsComments Off on Northrop Books $333M Modification to Navy MQ-4C UAS Production Contract
The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a $333.4M contract modification to facilitate the low-rate initial production of three MQ-4C Triton unmanned aerial systems for the Australian government.
June 5, 2020M&A Activity, NewsComments Off on General Atomics Buys IJK Controls to Drive UAS Tech Expansion
General Atomics has bought the intellectual property, facilities and other assets of Pasadena, Calif.-based gimbal maker IJK Controls for an undisclosed sum to add payload stabilization technology to the former's unmanned aircraft system offerings.
April 16, 2020M&A Activity, NewsComments Off on AEgis Acquires Small UAS Manufacturer EMRC Heli; Jonathan Moneymaker Comments
AEgis Technologies Group, a portfolio company of private equity firm Arlington Capital Partners, has acquired small unmanned aerial systems provider EMRC Heli for an undisclosed sum in a push to expand its UAS portfolio and build up its capabilities in directed energy area.
March 30, 2020Press ReleasesComments Off on Chris Pehrson: General Atomics Seeks to Support Army’s Multidomain Operations With Updated Gray Eagle UAS
TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 30, 2020 — General Atomics is demonstrating the potential of its extended-range Gray Eagle unmanned aerial system to support multidomain operations through a series of tests, ExecutiveBiz reported March 9.
March 12, 2020UncategorizedComments Off on Hughes to Provide Satcom Tech for Army UAS Connectivity; Rick Lober Quoted
General Atomics’ aeronautical systems business has awarded Hughes Network Systems a contract to provide ruggedized modems to support connectivity between U.S. Army-operated unmanned aircraft systems and satellite communications platforms.
February 7, 2020Contract Awards, NewsComments Off on Northrop Books $172M Navy Triton UAS Production Contract Modification
Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a four-year, $172.4M contract modification from the U.S. Navy to produce and deliver two unmanned air systems designed for maritime intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions.