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2011-07-28 09:00:00

LONDON, Ontario, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada a $41.6 million contract modification for the installation of upgrade kits for RG-31 Mk5E vehicles previously delivered under the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle program. General Dynamics Land Systems, the Canadian company's parent corporation, is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). Contracts to assemble the upgrade kits, which...

2011-03-28 08:30:00

MELBOURNE, Fla. and ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: Harris is providing DoD with additional multiband vehicular radios for Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles. AN/VRC-110 radio systems provide users with reliable and secure line-of-sight and beyond-line-of-sight communications. Harris radio systems are widely installed in DoD's fleet of MRAP vehicles. Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company,...

2011-03-23 11:00:00

LONDON, Ontario, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada three delivery order modifications valued at USD$41.4 million for upgrade kits for RG-31 Mk5E vehicles previously delivered under the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle program. General Dynamics Land Systems, the Canadian company's parent corporation, is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). The kits will enhance the survivability and...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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