AeroVironment, Inc. Schedules Third Quarter Fiscal 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call

  AeroVironment, Inc. Schedules Third Quarter Fiscal 2013 Earnings Release and
  Conference Call

Business Wire

MONROVIA, Calif. -- February 19, 2013

AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) today announced it will issue financial
results for the Company's third fiscal quarter ended January 26, 2013, after
the market closes on Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Management will host a conference
call and live audio webcast to discuss the results at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time
that day.

Hosting the call to review results for the fiscal third quarter will be
Timothy E. Conver, chairman and chief executive officer, Jikun Kim, chief
financial officer, Tom Herring, chief operating officer and Steven A. Gitlin,
vice president of investor relations.

Conference Call Event Summary

Date: March 5, 2013
Time: 1:30 PM PT (2:30 PM MT, 3:30 PM CT, 4:30 PM ET)
Toll-free: (877) 561-2749
International: (678) 809-1029

Investors with Internet access may listen to the live audio webcast via the
Investor Relations section of the AeroVironment, Inc. website,
http://investor.avinc.com. Please allow 15 minutes prior to the call to
download and install any necessary audio software.

Audio Replay Options

An audio replay of the event will be archived on the Investor Relations
section of the Company's website, at http://investor.avinc.com. The audio
replay will also be available via telephone from Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at
approximately 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time through Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 9:00
p.m. Pacific Time. Dial (855) 859-2056  and enter the passcode 99341363.
International callers should dial (404) 537-3406  and enter the same passcode
number to access the audio replay.

About AeroVironment, Inc.

AeroVironment is a technology solutions provider that designs, develops,
produces, supports and operates an advanced portfolio of Unmanned Aircraft
Systems (UAS) and electric transportation solutions. Agencies of the U.S.
Department of Defense and allied military services use the company’s
electric-powered, hand-launched unmanned aircraft systems extensively to
provide situational awareness to tactical operating units through real-time,
airborne reconnaissance, surveillance and communication. AeroVironment’s
electric transportation solutions include a comprehensive suite of electric
vehicle (EV) charging systems, installation and network services for
consumers, automakers, utilities and government agencies, power cycling and
test systems for EV developers and industrial electric vehicle charging
systems for commercial fleets. More information about AeroVironment is
available at www.avinc.com.

Contact:

AeroVironment, Inc.
Steven Gitlin
+1 (626) 357-9983
ir@avinc.com