Press Releases

June 19 2017
NIGHTWARDEN TUAS Represents the Production-Ready Model of the Shadow® M2 PARIS AIR SHOW – PARIS — JUNE 19, 2017 — Textron Systems Unmanned Systems , a business of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT), announced today the introduction of the NIGHTWARDEN ™ Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (TUAS) at the 2017 Paris Air Show. Building upon Textron Systems’ lineage of TUAS, the NI...
June 14 2017
Contract Represents a Continued Relationship with USSOCOM HUNT VALLEY, Md. — JUNE 14, 2017 – Textron Systems Unmanned Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) business, announced today that it has been named as one of two companies selected to compete for Mid-Endurance Unmanned Aircraft Systems (MEUAS) III task orders from the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). Textron Systems is eli...
June 5 2017
STERLING, Va. – JUNE 5, 2017 – Textron Systems Geospatial Solutions, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today the availability of the latest release of RVcloud™, the web-based version of its geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) software, RemoteView™. Offering many of the capabilities and features found in RemoteView, RVcloud offe...
May 31 2017
AUSTIN, Texas — MAY 31, 2017 — Textron Systems Advanced Information Solutions, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) business, announced today that it has been selected as a prime contractor on the United States Army Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Services (RS3) contract. The RS3 contract has an expiration date of May 14, 2022 and an additional five-year o...
May 23 2017
Demonstration Supports Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management HUNT VALLEY, Md. — MAY 23, 2017 — Textron Systems Unmanned Systems, a business of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) announced today that its Civil & Commercial team provided its personnel and operations in support of disaster response efforts for the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management. The Civil & Commercial tea...
May 15 2017
Milestone Marks the Completion of the Fury Weapon’s Development SPECIAL OPERATIONS FORCES INDUSTRY CONFERENCE – TAMPA, Fla. — MAY 15, 2017 — Textron Systems Weapon & Sensor Systems, a business of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT), announced today the successful testing of the Fury® lightweight precision guided glide munition against moving targets at Yuma Proving Grounds in ...
May 15 2017
SPECIAL OPERATIONS FORCES INDUSTRY CONFERENCE – TAMPA, Fla. — MAY 15, 2017 — Textron Systems Unmanned Systems , a business of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT), announced today the achievement of two significant milestones in the continued maturation of its family of lightweight Cased-Telescoped (CT) Machine Guns. Textron Systems’ 15-pound 7.62mm CT Medium Machine Gun recently compl...
April 25 2017
HUNT VALLEY, Md. — APRIL 25, 2017 — Textron Systems Electronic Systems , a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) business, announced today that its Advanced Architecture Data Recorder/Injector (A 2 DRI™) has joined the growing Advanced Architecture Phase Amplitude and Time Simulator (A 2 PATS™) product line. The A2DRI, a new accessory of Textron Systems’ proven A2PATS product line...
April 3 2017
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — APRIL 3, 2017 — Textron Systems Unmanned Systems , a business of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT), announced today that it has received a $14.8 million contract to provide two additional fourth-generation CUSV™ vehicles for the U.S. Navy’s Unmanned Influence Sweep System (UISS) program. The U.S. Navy intends to use these two CUSV systems as part of their comp...
February 14 2017
AERO INDIA – YELAHANKA, BENGALURU — FEBRUARY 14, 2017 — Textron Systems Weapon and Sensor Systems , a business of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT), announced today the successful testing of G-CLAW™ , the company’s precision guided glide weapon, against moving targets. The flight tests, which occurred in October 2016, took place at Yuma Proving Grounds in Arizona. The Weapon a...
February 7 2017
HUNT VALLEY, Md. — FEBRUARY 7, 2017 — Textron Systems Support Solutions , a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) business, announced today that it was awarded a five-year follow-on contract from the U.S. Air Force for Afghan Trainer Contractor Logistics Support (CLS). For the first year, the contract is valued at $9.35 million, with an estimated potential five-year maximum at $50 million. The Afgha...
January 11 2017
SURFACE NAVY – WASHINGTON, DC — JANUARY 11, 2017 — Textron Systems Unmanned Systems , a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) business, announced today that it began on-water testing for the fourth-generation Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle (CUSV™), supporting the U.S. Navy’s Unmanned Influence Sweep System (UISS) program . Textron Systems completed the design, build and component ...
January 10 2017
AUSTIN, Texas — JANUARY 10, 2017 — Textron Systems Advanced Information Solutions, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) business, announced today the release of the new version of its iCommand ® integrated command suite, iCommand 2.5. iCommand 2.5 collates and collapses previously disparate data and systems onto a single pane of glass and adds mission cr...
January 9 2017
Contract Continues Long-Standing Relationship with U.S. Army HUNT VALLEY, Md. — JANUARY 9, 2016 — Textron Systems Support Solutions , a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) business, announced today that it has been awarded a $206 million contract from the U.S. Army for Shadow® Tactical Aircraft System (TUAS) Contractor Logistics Support (CLS). CLS efforts include Systems Sustainment Management...