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General Dynamics Receives USAF Air Traffic Control Radio Order

General Dynamics has received a five-year, $23M contract to replace current air traffic control radio systems at U.S. Air Force bases in Europe. The company said Tuesday it will deliver at least 140 CM-300/350 V2 software-defined radios to USAF's facilities across the continent. CM-300/350 is built upon the Federal Aviation Administration's NEXCOM Segment II design that …

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General Dynamics NASSCO to Modernize USS Higgins Destroyer Under $89M Navy Contract

A General Dynamics subsidiary has won a potential $89.1 million contract to help the U.S. Navy implement an extended dry-docking restricted availability effort for the USS Higgins guided missile destroyer. NASSCO will modernize, repair and maintain the Arleigh Burke-class ship for the service branch, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The Naval Sea Systems Command will …

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General Dynamics Vet Mark Sikorski Named COO of IT Firm USmax

Mark Sikorski, an 18-year veteran of General Dynamics, has joined USmax as chief operating officer at the Gambrills, Md.-based information technology services provider. USmax said Wednesday Sikorsky most recently served as vice president of homeland security solutions at General Dynamics‘ information technology business and managed the unit’s work with the departments of Homeland Security and …

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General Dynamics, Telesat Partner to Build LEO Satellite User Terminals; Manny Mora Comments

General Dynamics‘ mission systems business and Telesat have signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly develop user terminals designed to operate with the latter company’s low-Earth orbit satellites. Canada-based Telesat said Tuesday its LEO constellation will initially consist of 120 satellites and be designed to provide fiber-like broadband connectivity for government and …

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Col. Chuck Worshim: Army Picks General Dynamics as Interim Short-Range Air Defense Platform Integrator

Col. Chuck Worshim, program manager for cruise missile defense systems at the U.S. Army's program executive office missiles and space, has said General Dynamics' land systems business will serve as the platform integrator for the service's Interim Maneuver Short-Range Air Defense platform, Defense News reported Thursday. The IM-SHORAD system seeks to address …

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General Dynamics, NASA Install Equipment to Update Space Network Ground System; Manny Mora Comments

General Dynamics' mission systems business has helped NASA install equipment needed to modernize the agency's Space Network ground terminals at the White Sands Complex in New Mexico. The company said Wednesday it completed the Space Network and Ground Segment Sustainment program’s installation and initial checkout phase meant to prepare the terminals for a …

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