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Chris Marzilli: General Dynamics-Built Comms Tech Aids Coast Guard in SAR Missions

A maritime communications technology developed by General Dynamics‘ mission systems business has supported search-and-rescue missions of the U.S. Coast Guard since 2006. The service branch used the company-built Rescue 21 Coastal system for command, control and direction-finding communications tasks in approximately 100,000 SAR operations, GDMS said Friday. Chris Marzilli, GDMS president and a 2018 Wash100 …

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General Dynamics Tests CBP Remote Video Surveillance Platform in Texas

A General Dynamics business unit has tested in Texas a remote video surveillance platform designed to support border security operations. General Dynamics Information Technology partnered with Parsons' government services business to help the Department of Homeland Security's Customs and Border Protection field six Relocatable-Remote Video Surveillance Systems in McAllen and …

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Bloomberg: Pentagon’s Fiscal 2017 Contract Spend Reached $331B

Bloomberg‘s government arm has analyzed the Defense Department‘s unclassified contract obligations and found that DoD awarded a total of $331 billion to contractors over the last fiscal year. Robert Levinson, a senior defense analyst at Bloomberg Government, wrote in a blog entry posted Wednesday that the Department of the Navy, which includes the U.S. Marine …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Gets Contract Modification for Navy Subs’ Large Vertical Array Fixtures

A subsidiary of General Dynamics has received a modification worth $11.4 million on a previously awarded contract for the supply of large vertical array fixtures for two U.S. Navy submarine classes. The modification exercises the first option year of General Dynamics Electric Boat‘s production of LVA fixtures for Ohio-class and Virginia-class ship …

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General Dynamics Lands Army Medical Training Support Contract; Rich Farinacci Comments

A business unit of General Dynamics will provide medical training support to the U.S. Army under a potential five-year, $58.9 million contract. General Dynamics Information Technology will help the Army Reserve organization facilitate training and exercises as part of a regional training sites-medical program, the company said Thursday. Rich Farinacci, …

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Defense Intelligence Agency Selects 5 Mentor-Protege Pairs

The Defense Intelligence Agency has awarded three-year contracts to five pairs of companies through the Defense Department‘s mentor-protege program. DIA said Wednesday that awardees will collaborate on work areas such as continuous diagnostics and mitigation; data collection and analysis; cyber range; program protection; insider threat; preventing strategic surprises; analysis technologies and methods; intelligence collections; improving …

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Research and Markets: Soldier Modernization Programs to Help Drive Man-Portable Electronics Market Growth

A new Research and Markets report predicts the global man-portable military electronics market will reach $6.4 billion by 2027 with a compound annual growth rate of 3.29 percent due to the increasing complexity of modern warfare techniques and soldier modernization efforts. The company said Friday it expects the communication segment to hold a market share …

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