20 May 2014
Textron Systems Unmanned Systems, a business of the Textron Systems segment of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT), said it has received a new task order under the US Navy Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Services program that is expected to reach full operational capability by the end of May.
Award of this new task order is in addition to extension of existing task orders, bringing the total monthly mission hours provided under the contract to 4,500 across all international sites.
Under the ISR Services indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity program, Textron Systems Unmanned Systems provides end-to-end, turnkey mission support with its Aerosonde Small Unmanned Aircraft System (SUAS) — delivered by the company´s own operators and supported by its field service specialists.
Textron Systems´ businesses develop and integrate products, services and support for aerospace and defense customers, as well as civil and commercial customers including those in law enforcement, security, border patrol and critical infrastructure protection around the globe. More information is available at www.textronsystems.com.
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