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AeroVironment drone manufacturer to donate over 100 unmanned aircraft systems to Ukraine (Original Post) highplainsdem Apr 2022 OP
Interesting company history sl8 Apr 2022 #1
They are the switch blade manufacturer. Ellipsis Apr 2022 #2
I don't like "will." Igel Apr 2022 #3


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1. Interesting company history
Tue Apr 19, 2022, 08:39 PM
Apr 2022

AeroVironment, Inc. is an American defense contractor headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, that designs and manufactures unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Dr. Paul B. MacCready Jr., a designer of human-powered aircraft, founded the company in 1971. The company is best known for its lightweight human-powered and solar-powered vehicles. The company is the US military's top supplier of small drones — notably the Raven, Switchblade, Wasp and Puma models.


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