AeroVironment Loses CFO

Monrovia-based Aerovironment, a developer of unmanned aircraft systems and electric charging systems for the transportation industry, reported today that its Chief Financial Officer, Stephen C. Wright, has resigned. The firm said that Wright has departed to "pursue other business opportunities." The firm has named Jikun Kim, the firm's VP and Controller, as interim Chief Financial Officer at the firm. Kim previously has also served at Raytheon Company.