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AeroVironment, Inc. (AVAV)

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
123.24-0.51 (-0.41%)
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126.00 +2.76 (+2.24%)
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AeroVironment, Inc.

241 18th Street South
Suite 415
Arlington, VA 22202
United States
805 520 8350

IndustryAerospace & Defense
Full Time Employees1,259

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Wahid NawabiChairman of the Board, President & CEO1.75M2.57M1969
Mr. Kevin Patrick McDonnellSenior VP & CFO873.49kN/A1962
Ms. Melissa Ann Brown J.D.Senior VP, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corporate Secretary765.02kN/A1977
Mr. Brian Charles ShackleyVP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer371.89kN/A1977
Scott NewbernVP & Chief Technology OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Jonah Teeter-BalinSenior Director of Corporate Development & Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Trace E. StevensonSenior VP & GM of Unmanned SystemsN/AN/A1974
Mr. Jeff E. RodrianSenior VP of MacCready Works & GM of Advanced Systems GroupN/AN/A1977
Mr. Brett P. HushSenior VP & GM of Loitering Munition SystemsN/AN/A1961
Mr. Church HuttonVP & Head of Government RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2023 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


AeroVironment, Inc. designs, develops, produces, delivers, and supports a portfolio of robotic systems and related services for government agencies and businesses in the United States and internationally. It operates through Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS), Tactical Missile System (TMS), Medium Unmanned Aircraft Systems (MUAS), and High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite Systems (HAPS) segments. The company supplies UAS, TMS, unmanned ground vehicle, and related services primarily to organizations within the U.S. Department of Defense, other federal agencies, and to international allied governments. It also designs, engineers, tools, and manufactures unmanned aerial and aircraft systems, including airborne platforms, payloads and payload integration, ground control systems, and ground support equipment and other items and services related to unmanned aircraft systems. In addition, the company offers small UAS products, including training, spare parts, product repair, product replacement, and the customer contracted operation. Further, it develops high-altitude pseudo-satellite UAS systems. AeroVironment, Inc. was incorporated in 1971 and is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

Corporate Governance

AeroVironment, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 1, 2024 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.