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MDA to Provide UAV Surveillance to Canadian Army

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MDA Awarded Contract to Provide Unmanned Aerial Surveillance Solution to DND

(Source: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.; issued Oct. 29, 2013)

RICHMOND, BC --- MacDonald , Dettwiler and Associates Ltd., a global communications and information company, announced today that it has been awarded a contract valued at CA$11.3 million with Canada's Department of National Defence (DND) to provide an Unmanned Aerial Surveillance solution.

The solution includes the delivery of Raven-B unmanned aerial vehicles built by AeroVironment, MDA's full-motion video exploitation tools, training, maintenance, and support services.

MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide. MDA's well-established global customer base is served by more than 4,500 employees operating from 11 offices located in the United States, Canada, and internationally.