CACI acquires Ascent Vision Technologies to support air defense, counter-unmanned aircraft system operations

CACI International Inc. (NYSE: CACI) has announced the acquisition of Ascent Vision Technologies, LLC (AVT) to expand capabilities in multi-domain ISR and integrated c-UAS systems and solutions, the company said.

Ascent Vision Technologies, LLC is a provider of technology and solutions that support multi-domain intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance, unmanned aircraft system, air defense, and counter-unmanned aircraft system (c-UAS) operations.

The combining of AVT´s EO/IR and X-MADIS technologies with CACI´s signals intelligence, electronic warfare, and CORIAN capabilities will deliver continued differentiation to customers. Our open-source, system-of-systems architectures provides interoperability and speeds new capabilities to customers in the defense and security markets. AVT adds to CACI´s US Army and Navy presence with the US Air Force and Marine Corps, as well as international customers.

SheppardMullin served as CACI´s legal advisor in connection with the transaction. Jefferies LLC served as exclusive financial advisor to Ascent Vision Technologies and Holland and Hart LLP served as legal advisor in connection with the transaction.