North Eastern Aeronautical Company is an independently owned company certified by the Small Business Administration (SBA) as an 8(a) business. NEANY has quickly grown from a small startup company to a significant force in the federal contracting arena. Certified as an 8(a) company in 2005 and ranked third in the nation for 8(a) contactors in 2011, NEANY has been supporting the government and private industries in areas including Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), Unattended Ground Stations (UGS), ground-based sensor integration, prototype fabrication, and UAS pilot training, field deployment and logistics. NEANY partners with universities and national laboratories to build and deploy enhanced sensor and system capabilities to satisfy ISR missions supporting the global war on terror. NEANY supports numerous UAS efforts including Persistent Ground Surveillance Systems (PGSS), High-Performance Engagement Lightweight Integrated Optical System (HELIOS), Persistent Surveillance Unmanned Aerial System (PSUAS), and the Buckeye-Arrow UAS, which is the company's organic UAS platform.
Headquartered in Hollywood, MD, NEANY has offices in Arlington, VA, Niceville, FL and Scottsdale, AZ. We manage and operate a state-of-the-art UAS training facility in Yuma, AZ. NEANY employs over two-hundred and fifty people and of those nearly 50% are deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan and provide UAS support to the U.S. warfighter. Our skilled, experienced, and highly diversified professionals enable NEANY to perform engineering, research and development, logistics, test and evaluation, training, and operations for UAVs, communications equipment, and ground equipment and sensors, providing us with a thorough, end-to-end understanding of air and ground architectures. Our experience at all levels of the system provides us with a unique understanding of what it takes to conduct and sustain operations using unmanned air systems. Our key NAICS codes are 541712, Research and Development Physical, Engineering, Life Sciences, and 541330, Engineering Services.