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General Dynamics IT Gets $50M Navy Contract Option for Logistics Support to FMS Customers

General Dynamics‘ information technology business has received a $50 million option under a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for logistics support services to multiple foreign military sales customers. The Defense Department said Wednesday GDIT will provide the FMS logistics services in support of the Naval Air Systems Command’s Logistics Management Integration Department. Work will take …

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General Dynamics NASSCO Starts Construction of 5th Navy Expeditionary Sea Base

General Dynamics‘ NASSCO subsidiary has kicked off construction of a follow-on mobile sea base for the U.S. Navy under a previously awarded contract. The company said Thursday the fifth ship in the military branch’s Expeditionary Transfer Dock/ Expeditionary Sea Base program will be built with a 52,000-square-foot flight deck, accommodation areas for up to 250 personnel, repair, …

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DRS Receives $51M Subcontract from General Dynamics for Tactical C4I System Support

Finmeccanica subsidiary DRS Technologies has landed a $51 million subcontract from General Dynamics to provide support services for the U.K. armed forces’ tactical command, control, communications, computers and intelligence system. DRS said Monday it will provide rugged tactical displays, rugged computing technology upgrades, and associated services for the General Dynamics-supported Bowman tactical communications system that works …

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GovCon Industry Execs Included in Virginia Business’ 50 Most Influential List

The trade publication Virginia Business has released the 50 Most Influential Virginians list that includes some prominent executives in the government contracting industry. The list included some of the Northern Virginia Technology Council‘s board members including SAIC President and CEO Tony Moraco, NVTC said Tuesday. NVTC added that representatives of the organization’s board …

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General Dynamics Picks GKN Aerospace to Supply Fuel Tanks for UK Ajax Units

General Dynamics‘ European land systems unit has selected GKN Aerospace to supply the British military with fuel tanks for the Ajax ground vehicle units under a $29.6 million contract throughout 2023. The fuel tanks will be manufactured and produced with self-seal technology and explosion suppression foam in an effort to improve vehicle durability, GKN Aerospace said …

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Chris Marzilli: General Dynamics Combines Offerings for Navy Missions

General Dynamics’ new mission systems unit showcased its naval portfolio at this year’s Surface Navy Association National Symposium in Arlington, Virginia. Chris Marzilli, president of the unit, said Monday the restructured group aims to strengthen GD’s targeted technology, service and other product offerings for its defense clients. General Dynamics created …

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General Dynamics Smartphone Adds Fixmo Integrity Verification Service; Bruce Gilley Comments

Fixmo Inc. has integrated its patented device integrity verification system into a General Dynamics-made smartphone for defense and government clients. The commercial-off-the-shelf smartphone is embedded with the Fixmo Sentinel Integrity Services system, which aims to detect and prevent mobile device tampering and policy violations and verify system integrity using state-change detection techniques, …

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