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Tag: unmanned aircraft system

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…
Air Force Seeks Info on Next-Gen Combat DroneContract Awards

Air Force Seeks Info on Next-Gen Combat Drone

The U.S. Air Force has asked industry for information on a next-generation unmanned aircraft system with intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance…
Hughes to Provide Satcom Tech for Army UAS Connectivity; Rick Lober QuotedNews

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.…