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2014-10-27 16:22:22

DUBLIN, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Environmental Sensing and Monitoring Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Environmental sensors are devices that detect the changes that take place in the environment such as change in humidity and temperature. Rapid population growth, industrialization, and agricultural activities have led to the deterioration of air, soil, and water...

2014-10-27 16:21:35

Leveraging technology developed and delivered for Canada's Maritime Helicopter Project, the updated Peruvian Seasprite helicopters will provide enhanced surveillance and search and rescue capabilities. OTTAWA, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Canada has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract to upgrade four SH-2G Super Seasprite helicopters with an integrated mission system to enhance the operational capability of the Peruvian Navy and its ability to meet the...

2014-10-27 12:21:25

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems and the EDGE Innovation Network are hosting Winter Institute 2014, a disaster response exercise that will evaluate how voice, data and situational awareness are shared among U.S. government, EDGE Innovation Network members and civilian public safety organizations. The exercise takes place October 28 and 29 and will involve more than 100 military and civilian personnel as they respond to multiple simulated,...

2014-10-27 08:21:30

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The USS North Dakota (SSN 784), the first of the Virginia-class Block III boats, which contains several systems built by UTC Aerospace Systems, was successfully commissioned Saturday, October 25. The submarine was built by General Dynamics Electric Boat and Huntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). "As a member of the supplier team for the...

2014-10-24 16:21:04

Decade-old radios will be upgraded with modern capabilities. OTTAWA, Ontario, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Canada has been awarded a CDN$122 million, three-year contract to upgrade the Canadian Forces' existing fleet of Combat Net Radios. The radios, originally purchased in 1991, will be enhanced to allow for simultaneous operation of voice, messaging and positional awareness reporting, capabilities not currently possible with the existing radio set. The upgrades...

2014-10-23 12:21:34

GROTON, Conn., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat an $18.9 million contract modification to perform reactor-plant planning yard services for nuclear submarines and support-yard services for moored training ships. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140428/81320 Initially awarded in November 2011, the contract has a potential value of $121.2 million through...

2014-10-23 12:21:08

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems recently received the Defense Mobile Classified Capability (DMCC) contract from the National Security Agency (NSA). As part of the contract, General Dynamics will deliver up to 1,000 Samsung KNOX(TM)-enabled Galaxy S(®) 4 smartphones provisioned with added GD Protected® software for the U.S. government. With these new smartphones, authorized government personnel will be able to make secure phone calls and...

2014-10-23 08:43:49

DUBLIN, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Cyber Security Market in the US Government Sector 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Cyber threats are internet-based attempts to attack information systems and hack critical information. These threats include hacking, malware, and phishing, and have the capability to capture all the critical information stored in information systems. Cyber...

2014-10-22 08:20:57

- Diluted EPS increases 11.4 percent over third-quarter 2013 FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today reported third-quarter 2014 net earnings from continuing operations of $694 million, or $2.05 per share on a diluted basis, on revenues of $7.75 billion. This compares to 2013 third-quarter net earnings from continuing operations of $652 million, or $1.84 per diluted share, on revenues of $7.74 billion. Third-quarter 2014 operating earnings rose $38...

2014-10-15 12:21:31

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will webcast its third-quarter 2014 financial results conference call on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, beginning at 9 a.m. EDT. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140428/81320 The live webcast of the conference call will be available at www.generaldynamics.com. A replay will be available shortly after the live presentation. More information about General Dynamics is available at...


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