Textron to support Shadow UAV under $51.8M contract
- By Mark Hoover
- Mar 30, 2015
Textron Systems has won a $51.8 million contract to support the Army’s Shadow unmanned aerial vehicle fleet.
The Shadow UAV is used to locate and identify targets within range of a brigade tactical operations center, the Army said on its website.
Under the contract, Textron Systems will provide performance-based logistics and operational support for the Shadow UAV.
Work will be performed in Hunt Valley, Md., Afghanistan and Iraq and is expected to wrap up in October 2015.
Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.