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US Army Orders More Switchblade Attack UAVs

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Pentagon Contract Announcements

(Source: U.S Department of Defense; issued September 5, 2013)

Aerovironment Inc., Monrovia, Calif., was awarded a $29,049,837 firm-fixed-price, option-eligible, non-multi-year contract modification (P00015) of contract (W31P4Q-12-C-0263) for procurement of the Switchblade Agile Munitions Systems and associated hardware and support services.

Performance locations will be Simi Valley, Calif., with funding from fiscal 2013 operations and maintenance Army funds. This contract was a non-competitive with one bid solicited and one bid received.

The U.S. Army Contracting Command - Redstone Arsenal (Missile), Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.