MACIF approaches Rio tonight for a pitstop

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Paris, Wednesday 13th November 2019

MACIF approaches Rio tonight for a pitstop

Following Maxi Edmond de Rothschild’s pitstop on Tuesday, MACIF remains in the lead of “Brest Atlantiques”, but tonight will be making a stop themselves in Rio De Janeiro for repairs to their central hull rudder. Sodebo Ultim 3 is expected about five hours later in the Cagarras Islands and should be able to take the lead, with Actual Leader and Maxi Edmond de Rothschild following behind.

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 SIMI VALLEY, Calif., Nov. 13, 2019 – AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAV), a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for both defense and commercial applications, announced the U.S. Army awarded the company a firm-fixed-price contract on June 6, 2019 to begin radio frequency modifications on its currently deployed Raven® UAS. The initial base delivery order is $862,488, with potential contract options valued up to $55 million.

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