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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
FORM 8-K
CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): September 27, 2021
Mercury Systems, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
 
Massachusetts 000-23599 04-2741391
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
 
50 Minuteman Road,  Andover, Massachusetts 01810
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (978) 256-1300
Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
 
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Trading Symbol(s)
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.01
MRCY
Nasdaq Global Select Market
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On September 27, 2021, Mercury Systems, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Avalex Technologies Corporation (“Avalex”). Based in Gulf Breeze, Florida., Avalex is a provider of mission-critical avionics, including rugged displays, integrated communications management systems, digital video recorders, and warning systems. Pursuant to the terms of the agreement, the Company will acquire Avalex for an all-cash purchase price of $155 million, subject to net working capital and net debt adjustments. The Company’s press release is furnished as exhibit 99.1 hereto.

The information provided in Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K and in the attached exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing. This Current Report will not be deemed an admission as to the materiality of any information in this report that is being disclosed pursuant to Regulation FD.
 
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits

Exhibit No.    Description
99.1
104 Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)



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SIGNATURES
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized. 

Dated: September 27, 2021 MERCURY SYSTEMS, INC.
By: /s/ Michael D. Ruppert
Michael D. Ruppert
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer

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