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General Dynamics Launches Wireless Comms Gateway for Military, Public Safety Users

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has unveiled its Fortress Wireless Gateway that the company says will serve to increase the wireless communications coverage of military, industrial and public safety users, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday General Dynamics Mission Systems designed the gateway with connectivity, …

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General Dynamics to Provide IT, Cyber Support for Naval Surface Warfare Center Under $81M Contract

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information iechnology business has received a potential five-year, $81.3 million task order from the U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command to support the IT and cybersecurity operations of the  Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Crane Division. The company said Tuesday it will collaborate with Purdue University and 10 Indiana-based firms to …

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Bernie Guerry Promoted to General Dynamics IT Segment COO; Amy Gilliland Comments

Bernie Guerry, an 11-year veteran of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been promoted to chief operating officer of the Falls Church, Virginia-based defense contractor’s information technology division. He will directly report to Amy Gilliland, president of General Dynamics Information Technology, and continue to serve as senior vice president and general …

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General Dynamics to Deliver 1st Abrams Tank Update Prototypes to Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 26, 2017 — General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business is anticipated to deliver the first prototypes of the updated M1 and M1A1 Abrams main battle tanks to the U.S. Army by the end of September, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Task and Purpose reported Friday the service branch aims to …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Gets $341M Navy Nuclear Submarine Support Contract Option

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received a potential one-year, $341.1 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide engineering, planning yard, design agent and technical support for the service branch’s nuclear submarines. The cost-plus-fixed-fee modification awarded to General Dynamics Electric Boat seeks to exercise the option on a contract awarded by …

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General Dynamics Lands $5B Contract to Complete Navy Columbia-Class Submarine Design

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has received a potential $5 billion contract to complete design work on the lead Columbia-class ballistic missile submarine for the U.S. Navy. The Integrated Product and Process Development contract includes funds for the development of submarine components and technologies as well as manufacturing of a missile …

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Dell EMC-General Dynamics-Microsoft Team Lands $1B USAF Cloud Hosted Enterprise Contract; Steve Harris Comments

A team composed of Dell EMC, Microsoft (NYSE: MSFT) and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a potential five year, $1 billion contract to build a cloud-based collaboration and unified communications platform for the U.S. Air Force. The General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service awarded the contract as part of …

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General Dynamics-Built Radio Supported NASA Cassini Mission; Manny Mora Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 20, 2017 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has supported the final data transmission of NASA‘s Cassini spacecraft before the Saturn orbiter ended its 13-year mission, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday it built the transponder or radio that Cassini had used to send images and other …

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General Dynamics to Modernize Army Abrams Tanks Under Potential $311M Contract

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a $310.6 million contract to design, develop and integrate multiple engineering changes into the U.S. Army‘s M1A2 Abrams main battle tank. The Defense Department said Friday General Dynamics’ land systems business will support the Abrams M1A2 System Enhancement Package Version 3 program that aims to increase the network …

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Marine Corps Taps General Dynamics Unit for $105M Aviation C2 System Production Contract

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) missions systems business has won a potential $104.9 million contract to produce common aviation command-and-control systems for the U.S. Marine Corps. The contract includes three one-year options and covers 41 CAC2S full deployment units as well as quarterly software maintenance releases, the Defense Department said Thursday. DoD noted the company …

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