Kratos delivers launchers to support US Army drone requirements

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: KTOS), a national security solutions provider, has reported its defense & rocket support services (DRSS) division´s Madison research corporation (Kratos-MRC) has partnered with Robonic Ltd Oy (a subsidiary of Safran Electronics & Defense of Finland) to deliver Robonic´s third-generation launcher to support US Army drone requirements, the company said.

Under the Kratos-MRC prime contract, Kratos-MRC and Robonic will deliver two KONTIO launchers to the US Army PEO STRI targets management office (TMO), which will be used to launch firejet high-performance aerial targets supplied by Kratos-MRC sister company composite engineering, Inc.

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. is a mid-tier government contractor for the Department of Defense´s third offset strategy. Kratos is a technology, intellectual property and proprietary product and solution company focused on the United States and its allies´ national security.