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General Dynamics Wins Hartford Submarine Dry Dock Award

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has won a $9, 504, 885 contract modification to continue maintenance and modernization work on a U.S. Navy submarine. The modification covers fiscal year 2013 dry-docking selected restricted availability of the USS Hartford, the Defense Department said Friday. Work will include maintenance activities, …

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General Dynamics to Build Abrams Tank System Spares; Graz Graziano Comments

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business unit has won a three-year contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to build spare parts for two types of Abrams battle tanks. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is worth up to $9.5 million and work started immediately upon the award, General Dynamics said Thursday. Under …

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General Dynamics, IMT Win $100M for Army Explosive Parts

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and IMT Defense have won a $100.6 million contract to supply projectile metal parts to the U.S. Army. The five-year contract includes an order for 546, 000 M107 explosive projectile parts and work will occur at General Dynamics’ ordnance and tactical plant in Scranton, Penn. through March …

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General Dynamics to Build Navy Ship Gun Systems; Michael Bolon Comments

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business unit has won a $25.7 million contract to produce eight gun systems for the U.S. Navy to use on San Antonio-class and Littoral Combat Ships. The MK46 30mm Naval Weapon Systems are intended to function as the San Antonio-class’ main deck gun and as the …

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General Dynamics Building DHS Cyber Protection Tools; Cynthia Shelton Comments

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has won 12-month task order from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to build and deploy cybersecurity for defending federal civilian networks from intrusion. The National Cybersecurity Protection System, managed by DHS’ network security deployment division, contains technologies for analytics and sharing information, General Dynamics said …

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General Dynamics Building Super Hornet Computers; Lou Von Thaer Comments

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has won a $19.3 million contract to build mission computers for two types of U.S. Navy fighter jets, both built by Boeing (NYSE: BA). Flight crews on the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and E/A-18G Growler jets use the computers for controlling combat systems and situational awareness, the company …

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David Heebner Named General Dynamics Info Systems Group Head In Exec Shuffle

David K. Heebner, executive vice president and group executive of General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) combat systems unit, has been appointed group executive of the information systems and technology group. Heebner’s appointment is one in a series of changes in the company’s senior leadership that take effect immediately, General Dynamics said …

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General Dynamics Wins $224M For Army Rockets, Engineering; Steve Elgin Comments

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) armament and technical products business unit has won two contracts worth $223.9 million combined to produce air-to-ground rockets for the U.S. Army. The company will also provide engineering services to the Army for the Hydra-70 rocket program, General Dynamics said Wednesday. Since 1996, General Dynamics has …

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Jerry DeMuro Retiring As General Dynamics Info Systems-Tech Group EVP; Phebe Novakovic Comments

Gerard “Jerry” DeMuro, executive vice president of General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information systems and technology group, will retire from the company Feb. 28 to pursue new professional opportunities. Business units within the group will report directly to Phebe Novakovic, chairman and CEO, until the company appoints DeMuro’s successor, General Dynamics …

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General Dynamics NASSCO Installing Navy Ship Gas Turbine Ducts

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) NASSCO subsidiary will remove and install gas turbine exhaust ducts for a U.S. Navy ship. The subsidiary won a $9, 051, 101 modification to a previously-awarded cost-plus award fee contract for work on the USS Makin Island, the Defense Department said Thursday. Phased maintenance availability work …

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