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Northrop Helping Produce Navy Mine Defenses

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $28, 557, 888 modification contract to provide engineering services for the U.S. Navy‘s Littoral Combat Ship program. The company will help plan production of mission packages to be integrated with the ships and aim to evaluate system maturity, the Defense Department said Friday. …

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General Dynamics to Acquire Tank Manufacturer Force Protection for $360M

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has entered into an agreement to acquire Force Protection, a designer and manufacturer of blast- and mine-protected vehicles,  for approximately $360 million. Force Protection will become a part of General Dynamics’ land systems business unit. Force Protection also tests, delivers and supports those vehicles, includng the Abrams …

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GDAIS Wins Potential $87M Award to Develop Anti-Mine Unmanned Underwater Vehicle

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) advanced informational systems business unit has won a potential $86, 719, 986 U.S. Navy contract to engineer, manufacture and develop a surface mine countermeasure unmanned underwater vehicle. The SMCM UUV system will enhance the capabilities of the fleet mine warfare commander and address the Navy’s need to …

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