AeroVironment Gets $36.7M Army Contract

Monrovia-based unmanned aerial vehicle maker AeroVironment said Monday that it has received a $36.7M order, for its Switchblade tactical missile systems. AeroVironment said the order came from the United States Army Close Combat Weapons Systems Program Executive Office Missiles and Space (PEO MS), and that it is working with ATK on producing and delivering the systems.