General Dynamics to Provide Navy Aircraft Mission Computers

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics’ advanced information systems business unit a $20,585,146 contract modification to provide 80 computers for aircraft, the Defense Department announced Friday.

General Dynamics will produce the advanced mission computers for F-18 Super Hornet and EA-18G jets. The Pentagon announcement said General Dynamics will also provide the Australian air force three spare computers under a foreign military sales program.

Work is expected to be completed by December 2012.

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