General Atomics wins $297M Army UAV modification
- By Zach Noble
- May 09, 2014
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has won a nearly $297 million contract modification to support Army UAV fleets.
Poway, Calif.-based company supplies the Army with its Gray Eagle UAVs, and the $296.9 million modification covers logistics support and fleet sustainment, including spares and repairs.
At the time of award, $225 million was obligated.
Work is slated to finish May 7, 2015, and will be performed in California and Afghanistan.
Zach Noble is a staff writer covering digital citizen services, workforce issues and a range of civilian federal agencies.
Before joining FCW in 2015, Noble served as assistant editor at the viral news site TheBlaze, where he wrote a mix of business, political and breaking news stories and managed weekend news coverage. He has also written for online and print publications including The Washington Free Beacon, The Santa Barbara News-Press, The Federalist and Washington Technology.
Noble is a graduate of Saint Vincent College, where he studied English, economics and mathematics.
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