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General Dynamics, Teammates Plan Training Facility for Canada’s Upcoming Search & Rescue Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2016 — A subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) in Canada and its partners including Leonardo-Finmeccanica and DRS Technologies plan to construct a training facility in British Columbia to accommodate a potential $3 billion production contract for the C-27J search-and-rescue aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DRS said June 22 “Team Spartan” eyes a …

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General Dynamics Shipyard Hosts Christening of Navy Zumwalt-Class Destroyer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 21, 2016 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) shipyard in Bath, Maine, hosted the christening ceremony for the U.S. Navy‘s second Zumwalt-class destroyer designated USS Michael Monsoor, Executive Gov reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday USS Michael Monsoor will enter into service to support naval and joint maritime …

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General Dynamics NASSCO Gets $106M Contract to Engineer Expeditionary Mobile Base Ship for Navy

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) NASSCO subsidiary has received a potential $106.2 million contract from the U.S. Navy to procure long-lead materials and provide engineering services for a follow-on Expeditionary Mobile Base vessel. Contract funds will allow NASSCO to obtain components for ESB 5 propulsion system, main diesel generator engines, bridge electronics, centrifugal pumps, fuel and …

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Airbus Call Handling Tech to Support General Dynamics’ Work on Fairfax County NG911

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2016 — Airbus will deploy its Vesta 9-1-1 call handling platform across Fairfax County in Virginia to support the region’s Next Generation 9-1-1 program with General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Vesta 9-1-1 will be part of the county’s future emergency communications network and facilitate an increased call center …

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General Dynamics Lands $83M Littoral Combat Ship Maintenance Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received an $83.5 million contract to sustain the U.S. Navy’s fleet of littoral combat ships and maintain the vessels’ facilities. San Diego-based General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co. will work to control corrosion on the ships, schedule maintenance works, administer support services and …

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Bernie Guerry: General Dynamics Awarded $184M to Support US Army’s Mission IT Systems in Europe

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has been awarded a potential five-year, $184 million contract from the General Services Administration to perform information technology services for the U.S. Army Europe’s mission command networks and systems. The company said Thursday its General Dynamics One Source organization will work to manage IT, engineer systems, protect data, provide …

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General Dynamics, NexDefense Partner on Industrial Control System Security

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 12, 2016 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has partnered with NexDefense to utilize the latter’s Sophia security monitoring and anomaly detection system to supplement the former’s cybersecurity services for industrial control systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. NexDefense said Tuesday the integrated offering will support General Dynamics’ critical infrastructure clients and build on …

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General Dynamics Gets $329M Modification on Army Stryker Vehicle Modernization Contract

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a $329 million contract modification to help the U.S. Army update the service branch’s fleet of Stryker infantry carrier vehicles. The company will produce, test and deliver Stryker 30mm lethality systems under the contract awarded by the Warren, Michigan-based Army Contracting Command, the Defense Department said …

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Army Taps General Dynamics, EOIR Technologies for Software Engineering Services

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and EOIR Technologies have been awarded contracts worth a combined $49 million to provide software engineering lifecycle support services to the U.S. Army. The Army Contracting Command will allocate funds and provide work locations to the companies upon issuance of individual task orders, the Defense Department said Monday. General Dynamics and …

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General Dynamics Names Firat Gezen President of Ordnance & Tactical Systems Business

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has appointed Firat Gezen, formerly chief operating officer of its ordnance and tactical systems arm, as the unit’s president following the retirement of Michael Wilson. The company said Friday Gezen, who was also elected as corporate vice president, will assume his new role on May 1 and will report …

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