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General Dynamics Unit to Sustain Control Systems on US, UK Submarines

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 10, 2017 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit will help sustain the attack weapon control and fire control systems for the U.S. Navy‘s SSGN guided-missile submarines and the U.K. navy’s SSBN ballistic missile submarines under a $25.7 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday General …

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General Dynamics Launches Wireless Comms Gateway for Military, Public Safety Users

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has unveiled its Fortress Wireless Gateway that the company says will serve to increase the wireless communications coverage of military, industrial and public safety users, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday General Dynamics Mission Systems designed the gateway with connectivity, …

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General Dynamics-Built Radio Supported NASA Cassini Mission; Manny Mora Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 20, 2017 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has supported the final data transmission of NASA‘s Cassini spacecraft before the Saturn orbiter ended its 13-year mission, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday it built the transponder or radio that Cassini had used to send images and other …

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Marine Corps Taps General Dynamics Unit for $105M Aviation C2 System Production Contract

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) missions systems business has won a potential $104.9 million contract to produce common aviation command-and-control systems for the U.S. Marine Corps. The contract includes three one-year options and covers 41 CAC2S full deployment units as well as quarterly software maintenance releases, the Defense Department said Thursday. DoD noted the company …

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General Dynamics Eyes Small Business Support Via Tech Procurement Outreach Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 24, 2017 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) segment has launched an outreach program that aims to engage small business partners and suppliers in providing ideas and technologies that address customer requirements, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Monday General Dynamics Mission Systems‘ TechScout program works to …

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General Dynamics Awarded $155M to Support NASA-USGS Satellite Operations; Manny Mora Comments

The U.S. Geological Survey has awarded a General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit a potential 10-year, $155 million contract to provide ground-based flight and mission operations support for the Landsat 8 satellite. General Dynamics Mission Systems will also develop and integrate a Landsat multisatellite operations facility at Goddard Space Flight …

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General Dynamics Buys Advatech’s Electronics & Comms Division in Cyber Offering Expansion Push

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has purchased Advatech Pacific’s electronics and communications division for an undisclosed amount in a move to grow cybersecurity technology and service offerings for clients in intelligence and defense markets. The acquired business will be integrated into General Dynamics’ mission systems segment, the company said Wednesday. General Dynamics Mission Systems seeks to integrate Advatech’s …

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Nadia Short, Enterprise Strategy VP at General Dynamics Mission Systems, Named to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 24, 2017 — Nadia Short, vice president of enterprise strategy at General Dynamics‘ mission systems business, has been added to this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for her leadership in strategic planning. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by …

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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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General Dynamics to Support Coast Guard Search-and-Rescue Program Under $126M Follow-On Award

A business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a potential three-year, $125.6 million contract for support work on the U.S. Coast Guard‘s command, control and direction-finding communications system. General Dynamics Mission Systems will provide Rescue 21 program management, system maintenance and sustainment engineering services to the USCG’s Command, Control, and Communications Engineering Center, the company said …

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