American Defense ContractorAeroVironment, Inc. is an Americancontractor headquartered in Arlington, Virginia…AeroVironment, Inc. is an American contractor headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, that is primarily involved in unmanned aerial vehicles. Paul B. MacCready Jr., a designer of human-powered aircraft, founded the company in 1971. The company is probably most well known for developing a series of lightweight human-powered and then solar-powered vehicles. AeroVironment is the Pentagon’s top supplier of small drones — luding the Raven, Wasp and Puma models.
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- Founded: 1971
- Revenue: $394.9 million (2021)
- Headquarters: Simi Valley
- CEO: Wahid Nawabi (S e 2016)
- Founder: Paul MacCready