Orlando, Fla.-based Hoverfly Technologies Inc., manufacturer of the LiveSky tethered drone, has been awarded a $10 million sole-source contract by a U.S. government agency.
LiveSky provides aerial monitoring and communications relay solutions for national defense, intelligence and homeland security customers.
The sole-source contract has an initial ceiling value of $10 million and a five-year period of performance, including four one-year options. Hoverfly will deliver both the LiveSky Dismounted and LiveSky SkyBox configurations, as well as installation, training and support services. Deliveries to the U.S. government under the new federal contract begin in November.