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Michael Bisignano Named CA Technologies EVP, General Counsel; Mike Gregoire Comments

Michael Bisignano, a more than two-decade legal professional, has joined CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) as executive vice president and general counsel. He will report directly to CEO Mike Gregoire and provide legal guidance on corporate governance, litigation, contracts, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, compliance and securities, CA said Monday. “His …

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General Dynamics, Medico Industries Win Army Artillery Assembly Contract Spots

The U.S. Army has selected General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) ordnance and tactical systems business and Medico Industries to manufacture metal parts assemblies for artillery rounds under a $301.6 million contract. Contractors will build the components for M795 155-milimeter rounds through Jan. 30, 2020, the Defense Department said Friday. The Pentagon said it will …

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General Dynamics Reports 4% Revenue Hike in 4Q; FY 2014 Profit Up 7.5%

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has announced financial results for both the fourth quarter and full 2014 fiscal year. Revenue for the fourth quarter rose 3.9 percent from the prior year period to $8.36 billion and full fiscal 2014 revenue stayed relatively flat over 2013 figures. Fourth-quarter profit increased 41.6 percent to $700 …

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Dan Johnson: General Dynamics-Raytheon JV to Support USAF Launch Facilities

A joint venture of Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will provide operations, maintenance and sustainment support for the U.S. Air Force‘s space launch ranges in Florida and California under a $1.5 billion contract. Raytheon said Friday Range Generation Next will support spacelift vehicle launches and tracking as well as aeronautical, ballistic …

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General Dynamics NASSCO Lands $498M Contract Modification for Navy Floating Base Construction

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) NASSCO subsidiary a $498, 116, 529 contract modification to design and build a fourth mobile landing platform-afloat forward staging base for naval vessels. The Defense Department said Friday it expects NASSCO to complete work under the fixed-price incentive contract in March …

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Dan Johnson Appointed Info Systems-Tech Group EVP at General Dynamics

Dan Johnson, president of General Dynamics‘ (GD) information technology business unit, has been appointed executive vice president of the company’s group that currently comprises the IT, advanced information systems and C4 systems units. General Dynamics said Wednesday the appointment takes effect Jan. 1, 2015 and that Johnson will hold the dual roles …

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Dan Paul: General Dynamics to Continue Hydra-70 Production for Army

A division of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will supply the U.S. Army with a Hydra-70 rocket system under a new five-year contract awarded through the U.S. Army Contracting Command at Redstone Arsenal. The company said Monday its General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems business will continue to manufacture the air-to-ground rocket system to support military operations. …

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Canada Orders General Dynamics Vehicle Surveillance System; Danny Deep Comments

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business arm will provide a surveillance system for the Canadian military to integrate on vehicles for the Light Armored Vehicle III Upgrade program under a $252.7 million contract. General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada said Thursday the system includes radars, image intensification sights, thermal imaging, laser range finder and GPS and works with …

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Canada Taps General Dynamics for Wideband Global SATCOM Station Program

Canada’s defense department has awarded approximately $70 million in contracts to General Dynamics Canada (NYSE: GD) for work to design, build and support three communications stations for the country’s military to connect to the Wideband Global SATCOM satellite constellation. The department said Wednesday that these contracts fall under the anchor …

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State Dept OKs Iraq’s $700M in Requests for BAE Weapons, General Dynamics Vehicle Parts

The State Department has approved a potential sale to Iraq of $97 million in Advanced Precision Kill Weapon Systems built by BAE Systems and $600 million in vehicle parts made by General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Wednesday the proposed sale of 2, 000 APKWS includes spare and repair parts, documentation, personnel training and …

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