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General Dynamics Performs Ajax Armored Vehicle Live-Fire Tests; Kevin Connell Comments

General Dynamics Performs Ajax Armored Vehicle Live-Fire Tests; Kevin Connell Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics‘ land systems unit in the U.K. has conducted manned live-fire trials for its armored vehicle program using CTA International-built weapons including a 40mm autocannon, chain gun and smoke grenade launchers, UPI reported Friday. The company will continue to perform testing activities on the Ajax armored vehicles which will …

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General Dynamics Conducts Air Portability Tests on U.K.’s Ajax Ground Vehicle Platform

General Dynamics Conducts Air Portability Tests on U.K.'s Ajax Ground Vehicle Platform - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A U.K. subsidiary of General Dynamics has concluded initial air portability tests on the Ajax family of armored fighting vehicles for the British army. General Dynamics land Systems-UK tested how the ARES variant prototype would load into the cargo hold of the British air force’s C-17A Globemaster III and A400M Atlas transport planes during the Ajax program trials, General Dynamics said …

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General Dynamics UK Facilitates Live-Fire Cannon Tests on Ajax Platform

General Dynamics UK Facilitates Live-Fire Cannon Tests on Ajax Platform - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics‘ U.K. land systems subsidiary and its partners completed live firing tests of a stabilized cannon and chain gun mounted on the U.K. army’s General Dynamics-built armored fighting vehicle. The team tested the CTA International-developed 40-millimeter cannon system integrated on the Ajax vehicle platform to record the recoil and blast stresses and other aspects of the …

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General Dynamics UK Closes Scout Reconnaissance Variant Review; Kevin Connell Comments

General Dynamics UK Closes Scout Reconnaissance Variant Review; Kevin Connell Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics UK has completed the critical design review for the Scout reconnaissance variant that is intended to help the British Army perform intelligence, surveillance and target acquisition missions. The company performed the review on the variant's platform hull design, the Lockheed Martin UK-built turret, electronic architecture, onboard software solutions, subsystems …

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