General Atomics wins $110.3M Army contract for UAV support

Win expands contract to over $350M

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has won a $110.3 million contract modification to provide the U.S. Army with Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft systems support.

Under the contract, General Atomics will provide product support and fleet sustainment operations for the Gray Eagle UAVs.

The Gray Eagle is an upgrade of the MQ-1 Predator drone, and has better performance at high altitudes.

This modification brings the total value of this contract to $354.7 million.

Work will be performed in Afghanistan.

About the Author

Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.

Reader Comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here


  • Dive into our Contract Award database

    In an exclusive for WT Insider members, we are collecting all of the contract awards we cover into a database that you can sort by contractor, agency, value and other parameters. You can also download it into a spreadsheet. Our databases track awards back to 2013. Read More

  • Navigating the trends and issues of 2016 Nick Wakeman

    In our latest WT Insider Report, we pull together our best advice, insights and reporting on the trends and issues that will shape the market in 2016 and beyond. Read More

contracts DB

Washington Technology Daily

Sign up for our newsletter.

Terms and Privacy Policy consent

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.