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General Dynamics, Huntington Ingalls Get More Funds for 2 Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 1, 2016 — The U.S. Navy has awarded additional funds to General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) for the manufacture of two additional Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. USNI News reported Wednesday General Dynamics Bath Iron Works and Ingalls Shipbuilding will build the seventh and …

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General Dynamics, Huntington Ingalls Agree to Navy’s Submarine Unified Build Strategy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 30, 2016 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) have agreed on the U.S. Navy‘s new build strategy for the manufacture of the Virginia-class and Ohio-class submarines through 2023, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. USNI News reported Monday the Navy’s “Submarine Unified Build Strategy” puts General …

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General Dynamics Awarded $550M Army Stryker Supply Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) unit has been awarded a $549.9 million contract to supply Stryker armored vehicles to the U.S. Army. General Dynamics Land Systems is scheduled to complete the task by Feb. 28, 2019, the Defense Department said Thursday. Stryker is an eight-wheeled and medium-weight armored vehicle that incorporates a …

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General Dynamics’ Gulfstream Receives $92M Navy G-550 Green Aircraft Order

Gulfstream Aerospace has been awarded a $91.9 million contract to produce one G-550 Green aircraft with modifications for airborne early warning function for the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Friday Gulfstream will manufacture the aircraft in Savannah, Georgia, with a completion date of December 2018. The G550 cockpit features a triple-redundant …

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General Dynamics Launches Genesys Tech-Incorporated Cloud-Based Platform; Marcus Collier Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 10, 2016 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has unveiled its Customer Experience Platform that is designed after the high security and privacy requirements of government agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported March 3. The company said March 2 the cloud-based customer service platform utilizes Genesys technology and is compliant with the Federal …

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General Dynamics Awarded $75M CMS Medical Equipment Software Contract; Marcus Collier Comments

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit has been awarded a potential five-year, $75 million contract to supply and maintain software for a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services equipment management initiative. CMS will use the software to process claims submitted by suppliers for the Durable Medical Equipment program, General Dynamics said …

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Future General Dynamics Facility to Produce Armored Fighting Vehicles for UK Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 9, 2016 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has unveiled a new facility in the U.K. that will house the assembly, integration and testing of the Armored Fighting Vehicles in the country, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the facility in South Wales is scheduled to be fully …

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General Dynamics Lands $157M Contract to Maintain Navy’s USS Essex

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) NASSCO will maintain the USS Essex amphibious assault ship under a $156.5 million add-on contract for phased maintenance availability. The company will perform depot-level maintenance and overhaul to update the ship’s military and technical systems, General Dynamics said Thursday. General Dynamics will carry out the task through …

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General Dynamics, Ellwood National Win $683M Army Penetrator Bomb FMS Contract

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Ellwood National Forge have won a $682.9 million contract with the U.S. Army to produce BLU-109 penetrator bomb bodies and parts for Turkey under a foreign military sales agreement. The Defense Department said Friday the companies will manufacture the bomb bodies and components through Dec. 31, …

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General Dynamics Buys Undersea Drone Maker Bluefin Robotics; Chris Marzilli Comments

General Dynamics has purchased unmanned undersea vehicle manufacturer Bluefin Robotics for an undisclosed amount in a push to add new autonomous technology manufacturing capability. Bluefin will become a part of General Dynamics’ maritime and strategic systems line of business within the mission systems unit, General Dynamics said Monday. Founded in 1997, Bluefin manufactures 50 configurations …

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