Textron Systems wins $97.1M contract to support Shadow UAV
- By Mark Hoover
- Jan 25, 2016
AAI Corp., doing business as Textron Systems, has won a $97.1 million contract modification with the Army to support the Shadow unmanned aircraft system.
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 support the tactical data link retrofit for full-rate production VII.
Work will be performed in Hunt Valley, Md., and is expected to be completed in October 2018.
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.