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General Dynamics Provides Ohio County With NextGen-911 Emergency System; Charlie Plummer Comments

General Dynamics‘ information technology business has provided Ohio’s Morgan County with an IP-based NextGen-911 emergency system to boost communications and information dissemination among first responders. The company said Tuesday NextGen-911, as a replacement to the legacy Enhanced 911 system, uses a geographic information system to locate emergency services callers and can route calls to the …

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Chris Marzilli: FAA Certifies General Dynamics Radio Tech for Controller-Pilot Communications

A General Dynamics business unit has obtained approval from the Federal Aviation Administration for radio systems designed to help air traffic controllers and aircraft pilots exchange digital voice communications. General Dynamics C4 Systems said Tuesday that FAA approved theCM-300/350 VHF and UHF radios to replace legacy radios at air traffic control sites …

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General Dynamics Fidelis Joins Microsoft’s Active Protections Program; Peter George Comments

General Dynamics‘ Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions business has entered into Microsoft‘s Active Protections Program to get information on emerging cyber threats ahead of Microsoft’s monthly security bulletins to provide up-to-date protection to Fidelis XPS customers. Fidelis said Monday that joining the Microsoft program is intended to bolster mitigation of cyber attacks and system vulnerabilities during …

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General Dynamics, Huntington Ingalls to Help With Navy Shipbuilding Tech R&D Projects

An SCRA-managed naval center of excellence has partnered with General Dynamics and Huntington Ingalls Industries to explore new technologies to help improve manufacturing processes at U.S. shipyards. The Center for Naval Shipbuilding Technology in South Carolina and General Dynamics’s Electric Boat subsidiary are studying the potential of new measurement tools to …

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General Dynamics Updates Soldier Network Extension

General Dynamics' C4 Systems division has updated the soldier network extension of the company’s tactical network backbone for the U.S. military by considering feedback from soldiers. The 101st Airborne Division troops connected their laptop computers and radios to the Warfighter Information Network – Tactical Increment 2 Soldier Network Extension during Afghanistan’s elections …

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General Dynamics Mediaware Delivers Video Tool to Int’l Police Dept; Kevin Moore Comments

A General Dynamics subsidiary has handed a video exploitation system over to the Victoria Police. The police authority will use General Dynamics Mediaware’s D-VEX tool to catalog and analyze video from airborne operations, facilitate agencies collaboration and support intelligence reporting, General Dynamics said Wednesday. “We look forward to working with …

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Chris Marzilli: Argentine Desert-Based Researchers to Study Universe With General Dynamics Instruments

General Dynamics' SATCOM Technologies division has been awarded a contract to develop and install a radio-telescope antenna for a new observatory in Argentina. The 100-ton, 40-foot, submillimeter-wavelength radio telescope antenna is intended for the Large Latin American Millimeter Array observatory located in the Atacama Desert, General Dynamics said Wednesday. “These …

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General Dynamics Picks Northrop Generators for Navy’s Ohio Sub Replacement Program; Karen Campbell Comments

General Dynamics Electric Boat has awarded a subcontract to Northrop Grumman for turbine generator units as part of the U.S. Navy‘s Ohio Replacement Program. Northrop said Tuesday the generators will work to power and propel the 12 future ballistic missile submarines, which will replace the current 14-vessel fleet that the Navy plans to retire in 2027. …

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Marcus Collier: General Dynamics IT Wins $63M to Develop Healthcare Billing System

General Dynamics Information Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics, has won a $63 million contract to develop, implement and maintain a healthcare billing system for the service branches, the company said Thursday. The Armed Forces Billing and Collection Utilization Solution is intended to help the U.S. Army Medical Command, U.S. Navy Bureau of …

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Chris Marzilli: State Dept Uses General Dynamics VoIP Phone to ‘Harden’ Comm Net

The State Department has received its 4,000th General Dynamics-built Sectera vIPer Universal Secure Phone as part of the agency’s efforts replace legacy Secure Terminal Equipment phones and upgrade voice and data communications for government personnel. General Dynamics C4 Systems designed the Voice over Internet Protocol phones for communication of top-secret and sensitive information and …

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