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General Dynamics Subsidiary Gets $116M Option on US Military Aircraft Logistics Support Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received a one-year, $115.7 million contract modification to continue to provide logistics support for the C-20 and C-37 aircraft platforms of the U.S. Air Force, Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. The Defense Department said Wednesday that General Dynamics’ Gulfstream Aerospace business will perform work in Florida, …

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General Dynamics Offers Bluefin SandShark Autonomous Underwater Vehicle

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 13, 2017 — General Dynamics‘ mission systems subsidiary is now accepting orders from customers in the global defense, commercial and scientific sectors for its new Bluefin SandShark autonomous underwater vehicle via the company’s website, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the AUV is designed to operate at speeds …

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Report: James Mattis Agrees to Cut Ties With General Dynamics If Confirmed as Defense Secretary

Defense Secretary nominee James Mattis has agreed to resign from his board position at General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and divest all of his business holdings with the company if the Senate confirms him as the next leader of the Defense Department, Politico reported Saturday. Jeremy Herb and Connor O’Brien write Mattis, who received formal nomination last …

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General Dynamics-Built USS Rafael Peralta Concludes Acceptance Trials

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2017 — The U.S. Navy‘s General Dynamics-built (NYSE: GD) USS Rafael Peralta guided-missile destroyer has finished its two-day acceptance trials off the coast of Maine in an effort to evaluate the ship and its crew, Executive Gov reported Friday. The Navy said Wednesday its Board of Inspection and …

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General Dynamics NASSCO Gets $324M in Navy Expeditionary Sea Base Construction Funds

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) NASSCO subsidiary a $324.4 million contract modification for the detail, design and construction of a follow-on Expeditionary Sea Base. The modification also definitizes the procurement of long lead-time materials needed to build the ESB 5 ship, the Defense Department said Thursday. NASSCO …

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Raytheon, CSRA, General Dynamics, Leidos Partner to Pursue Army Global Training Equipment Support Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 29, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), CSRA (NYSE: CSRA), General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and 17 small businesses have formed a team to bid for a contract to maintain U.S. Army training devices and digital ranges across the globe, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Raytheon said Tuesday the team will offer …

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BWX Technologies to Build Virginia Payload Module Launch Tubes for General Dynamics

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 28, 2016 — BWX Technologies‘ nuclear operations group has received a $35 million contract from General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary to develop and construct Virginia Payload Module launch tubes for the Virginia-class submarine program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The VPM tubes are comprised of four large-diameter payload tubes and will …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Receives $147M Navy Modification for Columbia-Class Submarine Design Support

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has received a $146.7 million contract modification to provide design support for the U.S. Navy‘s Columbia-class submarines. The Defense Department said Thursday the award covers design work; shipbuilder, vendor component and technology development; engineering integration; concept design studies; cost-reduction initiatives; and full-scale prototype manufacturing and assembly. Electric …

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General Dynamics Gets $126M Navy Contract Extension for DDG 51 Destroyer Modernization Support

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) Bath Iron Works subsidiary has received a potential one-year, $126 million contract extension from the U.S. Navy to continue to provide post-delivery modernization support for Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer ships. The contract contains a six-month option and will run through December 2017, General Dynamics said Monday. …

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General Dynamics Secures $82M Contract to Update Army M1A2 Tanks

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business has secured an $82.4 million contract to convert the U.S. Army‘s M1A2 Abrams main battle tanks to the M1A2S configuration. The Defense Department said Friday contract work will occur in Lima, Ohio and in Sterling Heights, Michigan through March 29, 2019. The Army Contracting Command received …

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