STILLWATER, Okla., Aug. 30, 2022 — The United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), Science and Technology Directorate recently awarded Berry Aviation, Inc. a $1.45M contract to design and develop a new Group 1 Unmanned Autonomous System (UAS) for Special Operations Forces (SOF). The design employs a variety of advanced technologies that deliver solutions uniquely suited to SOF members operating in contested environments. Dr. Rick Gaeta, Vice President, and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Berry Aviation’s UAS Division stated the company is, “excited to undertake such a meaningful task to develop a highly capable and resilient UAS platform for our SOF warfighters.” The new contract award adds to the significant growth experienced by Berry Aviation’s UAS division which operates from Stillwater, Oklahoma and employs 21 personnel across the state.
Berry Aviation awarded R&D contract to develop next generation UAS platform for America’s Special Operators
August 31, 2022