General Dynamics Inks Mission Computer Deal for Navy Aircraft

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Advanced Information Systems booked a Navy contract worth $17.9 million to cover production of Type-3 advanced mission computers for the F/A-18E/F and E/A-18G Super Hornet aircraft.

“This contract marks 11 years of producing a reliable, open and cost-effective nerve center for the U.S. Navy’s Super Hornet, ” said Lou Von Thaer, president of General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems. “Our open architecture approach provides our customer with the latest capability without the expense of changing the aircraft or its support systems.”

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