Public Safety LTE
Reliable Network Access for First Responders
First responders today need instant access to secure voice and data networks to communicate critical information anytime, anywhere. Emergency scenarios and disasters can wipe out existing communications networks in critical moments. With General Dynamics' 4G LTE technology, first responders have reliable, high-speed access to voice, video and data when they need it most.
FirstNet's Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network
General Dynamics is proud to be a member of the FirstNet team led by AT&T that will design, develop and deliver the Nationwide Public Safety Broadband Network. We bring decades of proven systems integration and program management experience, broadband engineering skills, public safety-focused applications, deployable telecommunications assets and cybersecurity resources to the FirstNet team led by AT&T.
Our 4G LTE Technology
While responding to a natural disaster, accurate, reliable and timely communication is critical. With General Dynamics communications technology, first responders have the information they need instantly and at their fingertips. Our flexible, scalable and ruggedized solutions ensure first responders will have reliable access to secure communications without depending on commercial carrier networks that can fail during disasters or become overwhelmed by civilian data traffic. Our public safety capabilities enable us to deploy “Cell on Wheels” units with eNodeB LTE base stations to provide dedicated links for public safety data during natural disasters and at large public events.
Our 4G LTE Technology In Action
Today's first responders need instant access to secure voice and data networks to communicate critical information anytime, anywhere. Public safety professionals need an exclusive network so they can communicate without interruption. Learn how first responders are using General Dynamics' 4G LTE technology.
General Dynamics at APCO 2018: Introducing FirstRunner – The Compact Rapid Deployable (CRD) 4G LTE Communications System
General Dynamics is excited to introduce FirstRunner, a new Compact Rapid Deployable (CRD) 4G LTE communications system for the customer owned and maintained (COAM) market that is easily deployable by a single person.
Scottsdale, Ariz. – The U.S. Coast Guard has conducted approximately 100,000 search-and-rescue (SAR) operations since 2006 with support from the Rescue 21 Coastal system built by General Dynamics Mission Systems.
General Dynamics Awarded $126 Million U.S. Coast Guard Contract for Rescue 21 Search and Rescue Program
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., — The U.S. Coast Guard awarded General Dynamics Mission Systems a $125.6 million follow-on contract to provide Rescue 21 program management, system support and maintenance and sustainment engineering support for the U.S. Coast Guard Command, Control, and Communications…