Tag: unmanned aircraft system

Army Uses General Atomics’ C2 Software to Control Gray Eagle Drone During Test; J.R. Reid QuotedPress Releases

Army Uses General Atomics’ C2 Software to Control Gray Eagle Drone During Test; J.R. Reid Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 17, 2021 — The U.S. Army employed a General Atomics-made suite of standalone software applications during
Northrop Receives $82M Navy Triton UAS Support ContractContract Awards

Northrop Receives $82M Navy Triton UAS Support Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a one-year, $81.9 million contract to sustain, test and engineer MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft
AeroVironment Closes Arcturus UAV Buy; Wahid Nawabi QuotedM&A Activity

AeroVironment Closes Arcturus UAV Buy; Wahid Nawabi Quoted

AeroVironment (Nasdaq: AVAV) has finalized its acquisition of Arcturus UAV through a $405 million cash-and-stock transaction in a push to
Executive Order Directs Agencies to Assess Security Risks Posed by Drones From Foreign AdversariesNews

Executive Order Directs Agencies to Assess Security Risks Posed by Drones From Foreign Adversaries

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that would require government agencies to review security risks associated with unmanned
AeroVironment to Buy Arcturus UAV in $405M Cash-Stock Deal; Wahid Nawabi QuotedNews

AeroVironment to Buy Arcturus UAV in $405M Cash-Stock Deal; Wahid Nawabi Quoted

Unmanned aircraft system manufacturing company AeroVironment (Nasdaq: AVAV) has agreed to acquire Arcturus UAV in a cash-and-stock transaction valued at
GSA to Remove Non-Defense Innovation Unit-Approved Drones From Multiple Award Schedules4x24 Member Coverage

GSA to Remove Non-Defense Innovation Unit-Approved Drones From Multiple Award Schedules

The General Services Administration will remove from Multiple Award Schedules contracts unmanned aircraft systems and other drones to address potential
Army Needs Industry Input on ISR Payloads for MQ-1C Unmanned AircraftNews

Army Needs Industry Input on ISR Payloads for MQ-1C Unmanned Aircraft

The U.S. Army seeks market information on payloads for aerial intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance that would support the MQ-1C Gray…
DoD Pegs Annual Defense Acquisition Program Cost at $2.02TNews

DoD Pegs Annual Defense Acquisition Program Cost at $2.02T

The Department of Defense issued Friday details on acquisition program cost changes for the December 2019 reporting period and said…
Army Awards 10 OTAs for Military Helicopter ‘Air Launched Effects’ Family of SystemsContract Awards

Army Awards 10 OTAs for Military Helicopter ‘Air Launched Effects’ Family of Systems

The U.S. Army’s aviation and missile technology consortium has awarded $29.8M in other transaction agreements to 10 projects with the goal…
Leonardo DRS Gets $190M Army Counter-Drone System Development ContractContract Awards

Leonardo DRS Gets $190M Army Counter-Drone System Development Contract

Leonardo DRS has received a potential five-year, $189.8M contract from the U.S. Army to develop a technology to protect its…