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General Dynamics to Support Joint Staff Training Under Potential $501M IDIQ; Rich Farinacci Quoted

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business has landed a spot on a potential $501M contract vehicle from the Department of Defense to support joint force development programs. The company said Friday it will compete for task orders to provide cybersecurity, planning, execution and analysis services for Joint Chiefs of Staff ‘s J7 …

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Robert Helm, Thomas Kirchmaier, Elizabeth Schmid to Assume New Roles at General Dynamics

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has appointed Robert Helm, Thomas Kirchmaier and Elizabeth Schmid to new positions, effective April 1. Helm, senior vice president for planning and development, will serve as special adviser to the CEO and will continue to support strategic initiatives of the company, General Dynamics said Friday. Kirchmaier, VP for strategic …

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Boeing’s Leanne Caret Talks Women’s Challenges, Opportunities in Defense

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 10, 2018 — Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) defense, space and security business, has said she believes the challenges that women professionals encounter in the defense sector are more “aspirational” instead of institutional, as the industry sees a surge in women leaders …

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General Dynamics Receives $714M Army Main Battle Tank Modernization Order

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business has received a $714M delivery order to modernize 174 M1A1 Abrams main battle tanks for the U.S. Army. The company said Tuesday it will equip the vehicles with version 3 of the M1A2 System Enhancement Package that includes updated communications and armor technologies. The order falls …

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Carter Smith Appointed General Dynamics IT Business Dev’t Director

Carter Smith, former director of business development at Pyramid Systems and BruinWave Solutions, has taken the same role at General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business, G2XChange ETC reported Tuesday. He previously served as an account executive for homeland security and public safety at Allegis Group‘s TEKsystems subsidiary, Smith worked in the Department of Homeland Security‘s …

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General Dynamics NASSCO to Maintain USS George H.W. Bush Carrier Under $91M Navy Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has received a two-year, $91.5M contract modification to support the dry-docking planned incremental availability of a Nimitz-class aircraft carrier for the U.S. Navy. General Dynamics NASSCO will conduct depot-level maintenance, alteration and modification efforts intended to update military and technical systems of USS George H.W. Bush, the …

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General Dynamics Awarded $87M Contract for Zumwalt-Class Destroyer Planning Yard Services

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) Bath Iron Works subsidiary will support the U.S. Navy‘s planning yard efforts for the Zumwalt-class guided missile destroyers under a potential five-year, $86.7M contract. The contract has a $26.4M base value and covers DDG 1000 post-delivery and in-service life cycle support, the Department of Defense said Wednesday. Planning yard …

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GD Electric Boat, HII, Oceaneering Win Navy Submarine Safety Support Contracts

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary, Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) and Oceaneering International (NYSE: OII) have received five-year contracts to support safety and material work aboard the U.S. Navy’s submarines. The Defense Department said Wednesday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts cover support for Virginia-class, Seawolf-class, Ohio-class and Los Angeles-class submarines. The contractors …

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Former General Dynamics Exec Ronald LeClere Named Halfaker CFO

Ronald LeClere, formerly a vice president of finance within General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business, has joined Halfaker and Associates as chief financial officer at the Arlington, Va.-based systems integration services contractor. He will assist the Halfaker leadership team in operational decision-making efforts and oversee financial analysis, budgeting, reporting, forecasting and …

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General Dynamics OTS, Partners Advance to ‘Iron Fist Light APS’ Program Phase 2

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 21, 2018 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit and its partners Elbit Systems and IMI have secured clearance from the Army Requirements Oversight Council to advance their work on an active protection system for the U.S. Army‘s Bradley Fighting Vehicle fleet, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. General Dynamics …

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