General Atomics Aeronautical Small Business Program

GA-ASI’s Small Business Commitment

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.’s (GA-ASI) policy is to encourage small businesses owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals, women-owned small businesses , HUBZonebusinesses, veteran-owned and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses and other federally recognized socio-economic categories defined in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) or Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) in its procurements. To facilitate this participation, GA-ASI’s Small Business Program has been designated as GA-ASI’s organizational function to execute its corporate policy, objectives, and contractual obligations. 

Mission of GA-ASI’s Small Business Program

To execute internal and external research and marketing activities that support GA-ASI’s commitment to identify capable and qualified small business sources, and then measure and report their performance to internal and external stakeholders.

The Small Business Program is managed by GA-ASI’s Small Business Liaison Officer, Mr. Tony Vigo. Mr. Vigo can be reached by existing suppliers and government stakeholders via telephone at: 858-524-8904. For all other small business-related inquiries, contact Mr. Will Gist –Small Business Marketing Specialist at: 858-312-2166. 

Please review GA-ASI’s products and services to learn more about what our core competencies are. For specific information on the types of products and services that we consider from small business suppliers, please click on the Small Business Program Flyer in the left column of this page. If your firm offers products, services, and/ or supplies that are complementary to the development and/ or sustainment of any of the products or services that we offer to our customers, we invite you to initiate an inquiry by registering your business in our Small Business Registration portal. Small Business supplier comments and questions can be sent to:

Links to Small Business Assistance & Information Resources

  • Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) –national locator
  • Small Business Development Center (SBDC) –national locator
  • Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) –national locator
  • System for Award Management (SAM)
  • Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS)
  • U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes
  • Table for Small Business Size Standards