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General Dynamics Numbers ‘Reflect Stability’

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today reported first-quarter 2011 earnings from continuing operations of $618 million compared with 2010 first-quarter earnings from continuing operations of $599 million. “General Dynamics’ first-quarter performance reflects the stability and relevance of our defense programs and continuing demand for our global business-aviation products and services, ” …

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ATK Books $80 Million Order from General Dynamics

ATK (NYSE: ATK) picked up an $80 million order from General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Armament and Technical Products to cover  production of the MK90 propellant grain. “We are pleased to have this opportunity to continue our longstanding tradition of production excellence on the MK90 propellant grain, ” said Kent Holiday, …

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Tuesday DoD Winners Include Raytheon, General Dynamics

According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) was awarded an $8, 255, 265 firm-fixed-price contract.  The award will provide for the procurement of the Block LA-2 M982 Excalibur Unitary 155mm precision engagement projectile for Canada.  Work will be performed in Tucson, Ariz.; McAlester, Okla.; Farmington, N.M.; Niceville, Fla.; …

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General Dynamics Lands on $2.5 Billion Army ID/IQ

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Information Technology has been selected by the U.S. Army Forces Command as an awardee for the Operations, Planning, Training and Resource Support Services II contract. The five-year ID/IQ  carries a $2.5 billion for all awardees if all options are exercised. General Dynamics is one of 15 …

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General Dynamics Snags Army Win

According to the Department of Defense, “General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) was awarded a $7, 647, 765 fixed-price-incentive contract.  The award will provide for the procurement of 15 joint service general lightweight standoff chemical agent detectors; 15 scanner transit cases; and 15 operator display unit transit cases.  Work will be performed …

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General Dynamics Wins Deal to Demilitarize Munitions

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Ordnance and Tactical Systems picked up a $37 million contract from the U.S. Army Contracting Command for demilitarization of munitions. The deal carries a $163 million value over five years if all options are exercised. The firm reports it “will demilitarize eight munitions families including High …

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General Dynamics to Roll Out Financial Numbers April 27

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will present its first quarter 2011 financial numbers via webcast on April 27 at 9 a.m. EDT. CEO Jay L. Johnson, CFO Hugh Redd and investor relations lead Amy Gilliland will go over the numbers and take questions from financial analysts.

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General Dynamics Pins Down Army Work

According to the Department of Defense, “General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) was awarded an $8, 400, 000 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract.  The award will provide for the technical support for the Abrams Tank program.  Work will be performed in Sterling Heights, Mich., with an estimated completion date of Dec. 19, 2011.  One bid …

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General Dynamics IT Lands Key Healthcare IT Certification; Marcus Collier Comments

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Information Technology has become the first Healthcare Application Service Provider hosting environment to receive Common Security Framework  Certified status from the Health Information Trust Alliance. According to the firm, “HITRUST established the CSF to be used by organizations that create, access, store or exchange personal health …

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General Dynamics Lands on $565 Million MDA Deal

General Dynamics’ (NYSE:GD) Information Technology has been awarded a contract by the Missile Defense Agency’s Engineering and Support Services program to cover infrastructure and deployment services in support of the Ballistic Missile Defense System. The 5-year ID/IQ carries a $565 million ceiling value. According to the firm, “through the MiDAESS …

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