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Canada Extends MDA Support Contract for UAV

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MDA Awarded Support Contract for Unmanned Aerial Surveillance Solution to DND

(Source: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.; issued April 15, 2014)

RICHMOND, BC --- MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd., a global communications and information company, announced today that it has been awarded a five year contract valued at CA$5 million with Canada's Department of National Defence (DND).

MDA will provide support for the Unmanned Aerial Surveillance solution announced on October 29, 2013. The contract also includes options for incremental activities up to an additional CA$11 million.

MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide. MDA's well-established global customer base is served by more than 4,800 employees operating from 11 offices located in the United States, Canada, and internationally.