Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that its Unmanned Systems Division (USD) recently received an order from a U.S. Government customer for six High-Performance Unmanned Aerial Drone System Aircraft. Kratos’ USD is at the forefront in the design, development, demonstration and delivery of High Performance, Jet Powered Unmanned Aerial Tactical and Target Drone Systems. The UAVs to be delivered under this new order are produced in a secure Kratos manufacturing facility. Due to customer related and other considerations, no additional information will be provided relative to this order.
Steve Fendley, President of Kratos’ Unmanned Systems Division, said, “The Unmanned Aerial Drone Systems to be provided to this customer are some of the most capable and versatile of any of our production aircraft. We believe that Kratos is the leader in high performance, affordable unmanned aerial drone systems, and this system is representative of our unique capabilities. Our entire team is proud to support our country’s National Security requirements.”
About Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. is a mid-tier government contractor at the forefront of the Department of Defense’s Third Offset Strategy. Kratos is a leading technology, intellectual property and proprietary product and solution company focused on the United States and its allies’ national security. Kratos is the industry leader in high performance unmanned aerial drone target systems used to test weapon systems and to train the warfighter, and is a provider of high performance unmanned combat aerial systems for force multiplication and amplification. Kratos is also an industry leader in satellite communications, microwave electronics, cyber security/warfare, missile defense and combat systems. Kratos has primarily an engineering and technically oriented work force of approximately 2,900. Substantially all of Kratos’ work is performed on a military base, in a secure facility or at a critical infrastructure location. Kratos’ primary end customers are National Security related agencies.
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