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2014-08-14 12:20:36

NEWTON, N.C., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems SATCOM Technologies received a contract from Lockheed Martin to design and build the ground structures and integrate the mechanical systems for the U.S. Air Force Space Fence program. The new advanced ground-based radar system will enhance the way the U.S. detects and tracks more than 100,000 orbiting objects in space and increase the ability to prevent space-based collisions. The improved situational awareness...

2014-08-13 12:21:36

AN/PRC-155 two-channel Manpack radios, operating the MUOS frequency, easily connect legacy SINCGARS radios and AN/PRC-154A Riflemen radios across the nation. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems successfully demonstrated that the AN/PRC-155 two-channel Manpack radios closed a 2,000-mile communications gap between Phoenix, Ariz., and a second set of users in Taunton, Mass. The successful 2,000-mile transmission of the PRC-155 Manpack radio channels...

2014-08-11 20:20:34

LONDON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Strategy Guide - World's 10 Leading Commercial Aerospace Companies - Key Strategies, Plans, SWOT, Trends & Outlook - Airbus Group, Boeing, Bombardier, Embraer, General Dynamics, GE Aviation, Rolls Royce, Safran, Honeywell, United Technologies...

2014-08-07 12:33:52

DUBLIN, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Security Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ICS are control systems that are used for industrial productions, which include SCADA systems, distributed control systems, programmable logic controllers, and programmable automation controllers. ICS security is used to monitor and control these systems on a...

2014-08-06 16:21:16

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 62 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable November 14, 2014, to shareholders of record on October 10. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140428/81320 General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, employs approximately 89,600 people worldwide. The company is a market leader in business aviation; combat...

2014-08-06 12:21:07

GROTON, Conn., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's newest and most advanced nuclear-powered attack submarine, North Dakota (SSN-784), returned to the General Dynamics Electric Boat shipyard Tuesday following the successful completion of its first voyage in open seas, called alpha sea trials. North Dakota is the 11th ship of the Virginia Class, the most capable class of attack submarines ever built. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD)....

2014-07-29 12:21:06

FAIRFAX, Va., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was awarded a $25.4 million full-production contract from Lockheed Martin to support the U.S. Air Force Global Positioning System (GPS) III Network Communications Element (NCE) for space vehicles seven and eight (SV 07-08). The Air Force's next-generation GPS III satellites will improve position, navigation and timing services and provide advanced...

2014-07-24 16:20:47

LONDON, Ontario, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Peruvian Ministry of Defence has awarded a USD$67 million contract to General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada for 32 Light Armoured Vehicles (LAVs) for the Peruvian Marines. General Dynamics Land Systems, the Canadian company's parent corporation, is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140428/81320 The contract was signed through the Canadian Commercial Corporation, a Crown corporation...

2014-07-23 08:21:08

- Diluted EPS from continuing operations rises 3.9 percent over second-quarter 2013 FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today reported 2014 second-quarter earnings from continuing operations of $646 million, or $1.88 per share on a diluted basis, compared to second-quarter earnings from continuing operations in 2013 of $640 million, or $1.81 per diluted share. Second-quarter 2014 revenues were $7.5 billion....

2014-07-22 12:21:31

NENA i3 compliant NextGen-911 system uses cloud technology to provide high-quality information faster and enables seamless call transitions among first responders. FAIRFAX, Va., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Information Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has implemented a NextGen-911 emergency service solution for Morgan County, Ohio. The NextGen-911 solution enables Morgan County to easily accept emergency information from a variety of...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.