AeroVironment 8-K 2009
Washington, D.C. 20549
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 17, 2009
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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On December 17, 2009, AeroVironment, Inc. (the Company) and Charles R. Holland, one of its directors, entered into Amendment No. 2 to Standard Consulting Agreement (the Amendment), which amended the Standard Consulting Agreement (the Consulting Agreement) previously entered into by the Company and Mr. Holland, effective November 1, 2008. Pursuant to the terms of the Amendment, the term of the Consulting Agreement was extended until December 31, 2012. In addition, also on December 17, 2009, the Company and Mr. Holland entered into a task order (the Task Order) in accordance with the terms of the Consulting Agreement pursuant to which Mr. Holland shall provide sixty days of general marketing support for unmanned air vehicle systems to the Company over an anticipated twelve-month period at a rate of $3,500 per day.
The foregoing descriptions of the Amendment and the Task Order do not purport to be complete and are qualified in their entirety by reference to the complete text of the Amendment and the Task Order, which are filed as exhibits hereto.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
The following exhibits are filed herewith:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.