|Mr. Wahid Nawabi||Chief Exec. Officer, Pres & Director||887.81k||N/A||49|
|Ms. Teresa Covington||Sr. VP & CFO||407.74k||N/A||55|
|Kirk Flittie||VP & GM of Unmanned Aircraft Systems||427.58k||228.2k||56|
|Mr. Kenneth D. Karklin||VP & GM of Efficient Energy Systems||331.36k||N/A||49|
|Mr. Steven A. Gitlin||VP of Marketing Strategy, Communications and Investor Relations||N/A||N/A||N/A|
AeroVironment, Inc. designs, develops, produces, supports, and operates unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and efficient energy systems (EES) in the United States and internationally. The company offers small UAS products to deliver intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance; and communications, such as real-time tactical reconnaissance, tracking, combat assessment, and geographic data to the small tactical unit or individual operator. Its small UAS wirelessly transmit critical live video and other information to a hand-held ground control unit enabling the operator to view and capture images; ground control systems allow the operator to control the aircraft; and tactical missile systems designed to be reusable for various flights and to be recovered through an autonomous landing feature that enables a controlled descent to a designated location. The company also provides spare equipment, alternative payload modules, batteries, and chargers; repair, refurbishment and replacement, training, and customer support services to small UAS; turnkey information solutions; and engineering services. In addition, it offers electric vehicle charging systems, services, and related solutions for plug-in passenger vehicles; PosiCharge industrial electric vehicle charging systems for electric material handling vehicles and airport ground support equipment; and power cycling and test systems for developers and manufacturers of electric vehicles, as well as battery packs, electric motors, and fuel cells. The company sells EES products directly through sales force; and through retailers, resellers, industrial battery and lift-truck dealers, and distributors and representatives. It serves the U.S. Department of Defense, including the U.S. Army, Marine Corps, Special Operations Command, Air Force, and Navy, as well as commercial, consumer, and government customers. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Monrovia, California.
AeroVironment, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of January 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 4.