Tag Archives: Chris Marzilli

Chris Marzilli: General Dynamics Aims to Reduce Satellite Use Through WIN-T 3

A General Dynamics business unit will continue working to build up the U.S. Army’s tactical network under a potential $475 million contract. General Dynamics C4 Systems will update technologies for the Warfighter Information Network–Tactical Increment 2 program under the Increment 3 program’s initial task order worth $96 million, General Dynamics said Monday. Chris Marzilli, president of …

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General Dynamics C4 Systems Picked for Pentagon Mentor-Protege Award; Chris Marzilli Comments

A business unit of General Dynamics has received the 2013 Nunn-Perry Award from the Defense Department, recognizing the division’s rmentor-protege relationship with a woman-owned small business in Phoenix, Ariz. General Dynamics C4 Systems partnered with nFocus Solutions between 2006 and 2012 to help the latter company become a major subcontractor for …

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General Dynamics Rescue System Used in 60K Coast Guard Missions

A search and rescue system developed by a General Dynamics unit has been used in approximately 60,000 missions since 2006, including during hurricane Sandy operations. The Rescue 21 system has been used nationwide to connect  U.S. Coast Guard personnel with distressed mariners, General Dynamics C4 Systems announced Tuesday. General Dynamics …

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General Dynamics Broadband, CalAmp Form Mobile Tech Partnership; Chris Marzilli Comments

General Dynamics Broadband and wireless communications technology provider CalAmp are partnering to offer mobile technologies to customers in the public safety, defense and industrial sectors. The companies will offer customized versions of CalAmp’s multi-carrier broadband routers with GD Broadband’s LTE communications systems to connect users to 4G and LTE networks, CalAmp said Thursday. “GD …

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Army Uses General Dynamics WIN-T Network for Afghanistan Combat Patrol Mission; Chris Marzilli Comments

A General Dynamics information network worked to help U.S. Army brigade combat team communicate in rugged and remote locations during a patrol mission in Afghanistan. The Warfighter Information Network-Tactical Increment 2 program is designed for on-the-move communications between troops who were deployed over the summer to serve as advisers to Afghan …

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General Dynamics, FAA Move Forward on NextGen Radio Tests; Chris Marzilli Comments

General Dynamics C4 Systems and the Federal Aviation Administration have completed the first phase of testing on one of the business unit’s air traffic control radio product lines designed for the agency’s NextGen modernization initiative. A second phase of tests on the software-defined CM 300/350 version two radios is scheduled for …

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General Dynamics Could Lose Funding for Army Comm Contract Due to Sequestration; Chris Marzilli Comments

General Dynamics has expressed concern over the impact sequestration will have on funding already allocated for communications systems that the company produces for the U.S. Army. The federal defense contractor makes and tests WIN-T communications equipment installed in military vehicles at its Taunton, Mass. facility, according to the Taunton Daily …

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General Dynamics C4 Completes Ground System Upgrade for NASA Satellites; Chris Marzilli Comments

General Dynamics C4 Systems has completed ground system modifications and technology updates to support the mission of NASA’s three, next-generation tracking and data relay satellites, according to a company statement.  “We implemented the new technologies and enhanced capabilities on-budget and on-time for the recent launch of the first next-generation TDRS satellite, TDRS-K,” …

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