AeroVironment’s Secretive HAPS Aircraft Booking Orders

Aerovironment Helios prototype.
Credit: NASA
AeroVironment’s secretive, high-altitude pseudo-satellite (HAPS) program aimed at the 5G market has “generated close to $75 million-plus” worth of orders for AeroVironment from a joint venture (JV) the company has with SoftBank to develop the aircraft, according to AeroVironment’s chief executive...

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