A record-breaking stratospheric balloon mission was successfully completed last week, logging 223 days in flight. Designed and manufactured by Raven Aerostar, the Loon balloon circumnavigated the globe, spending most of its time testing...
Focusing on the wellness of mind, body, and spirit, our enduring value of Peak Performance inspires our team members to be our best. Travis Anderson, Raven Aerostar Project Manager II, sets a prime example within his Raven network, challenging himself in all three areas and encouraging his teammates to do the same. Congratulations, Travis, for being named May's Team Member Spotlight winner!
Stratospheric Controlled Perturbation Experiment (SCoPEx), a solar geoengineering experiment to be carried out in the near future by Harvard University, has selected Raven Aerostar as its balloon provider for the project. SCoPEx is designed to...
Annjeanel Marshall, Production Supervisor, is January’s Team Member Spotlight winner! Annjeanel demonstrates a passion and dedication for quality in her work. She is a first responder to manufacturing deficiencies, taking the time to audit and verify that the desired level of craftsmanship is present throughout all stages of manufacturing. Her commitment to quality showed this past summer, as she worked many early-morning hours to help meet key deadlines for our customers.
Congratulations to Rich Schmit, Engineering Technician, for being named December's Team Member Spotlight winner! Rich played a key role in starting up automation capabilities for Raven Aerostar’s newest production line in Madison, building the Individual Equipment Carrier (IEC) Bag. He continues to seek feedback to improve the machines, removing a lot of human error in complex manufacturing processes.
Raven Industries announced today that Raven Aerostar has been awarded a five-year $36.2M contract for the delivery, installation, operation and sustainment support of Air Surveillance Radar Systems onboard the U.S. Navy’s T-EPF class ships.