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General Dynamics Mission Systems Introduces Fortress Wireless Gateway Product

Oct, 06 2017
FAIRFAX, Va. – General Dynamics Mission Systems introduces the new Fortress® Wireless Gateway, allowing users to connect quickly and securely to a wireless network to enhance and extend wireless network coverage.

General Dynamics at AUSA 2017: Meeting the U.S. Army’s Needs Through Innovation

Oct, 03 2017
At the AUSA 2017 Annual Meeting & Exposition, General Dynamics is showcasing its investments in the next technologies, capabilities and platforms built to support the U.S. Army and U.S. allies across all domains. General Dynamics is focused on partnering with the Army to develop innovative solutions that ensure readiness for the future.

Last Call: General Dynamics Radio Sends Final Message from Cassini Spacecraft to Earth

Sep, 14 2017
In 1997, engineers at General Dynamics designed and built a transponder, or radio, that would travel aboard the Cassini spacecraft, the nation’s first full-scale mission to explore Saturn. After reaching Saturn, the Cassini mission was to last only four years. Almost twenty years after launch, the spacecraft crashed into Saturn’s gaseous surface after sending millions of images, and textbooks worth of scientific data to Earth, helping reveal the secrets of Saturn’s rings and moons.

General Dynamics to Show Innovative Solutions for U.S. Marine Corps at Modern Day Marine 2017

Sep, 13 2017
General Dynamics will show how its extensive portfolio advances the U.S. Marine Corps’ mission to defend the nation. Hands-on demonstrations at the show will highlight how the company leads the way in supporting the Marines doing the hardest jobs in the most difficult environments in the world.

NASA's Voyager Mission: Exploring the Unknown for 40 Years (And Still Going)

Sep, 01 2017
NASA’s twin spacecraft, Voyager I and II are exploring where nothing from earth has ever flown before. The initial goal of the Voyager mission was a 12-year effort to explore Jupiter and Saturn, but due to the success of the spacecraft and a planetary alignment that occurs about every 175 years it has been extended for the last 40 years to explore Uranus and Neptune and even to the outermost edge of the Sun’s domain, and beyond.

General Dynamics Awarded $105 Million CAC2S Full-Rate Production Contract by U.S. Marine Corps

Aug, 30 2017
CAC2S is a command and control system that integrates information from various aerial and ground-based radar systems and sensors to enable a common, real time air picture. Used by the Marine Air-Ground Task Force, CAC2S visually combines ground and aviation command and control data for greater situational awareness and faster decision-making.

General Dynamics Demonstrates Advanced Mission Command and Control among Unmanned Underwater, Airborne and On-shore Assets at ANTX 2017

Aug, 29 2017
NEWPORT, R.I. - General Dynamics Mission Systems and General Dynamics Electric Boat demonstrated multiple mission command, control and communication capabilities connecting Bluefin Robotics’ unmanned underwater vehicles (UUV) and a third-party provided unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with a simulated AN/BYG-1 submarine combat control center ashore.

General Dynamics Mission Systems Introduces ‘TechScout’ for Suppliers to Innovate New Capabilities for Customers

Aug, 21 2017
The new General Dynamics EDGE Innovation Sourcing Network revitalizes its EDGE collaboration model to ‘crowdsource’ superior technical solutions for customers.

General Dynamics at TechNet Augusta 2017: Advancing the Mission to Fight & Win

Aug, 01 2017
At the TechNet Augusta 2017, General Dynamics Mission Systems will showcase its broad portfolio of products and capabilities designed to help customers fight and win across multiple domains.

General Dynamics Awarded New Landsat Contract by U.S. Geological Survey

Jul, 27 2017
General Dynamics Mission Systems received a contract from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to ‘fly’ the current Landsat 8 mission from the existing Landsat mission operations center at the Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Seabrook, Maryland.

General Dynamics Introduces New HOOK3 Combat Survival Radio

Jul, 27 2017
The new HOOK3 radios are significantly smaller and lighter than the Hook2 radio and activate automatically in extreme G-Force and salt water environments.

General Dynamics Adds New NSA-certified TACLANE-FLEX Type 1 Network Encryption Platform to Secure Product Portfolio

Jul, 27 2017
TACLANE-FLEX supports customer requirements for higher bandwidth applications, flexibility and low SWaP equipment.

General Dynamics Delivers 10,000th Air Traffic Control Radio to Federal Aviation Administration and U.S. Department of Defense

Jun, 23 2017
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – General Dynamics Mission Systems radio products team delivered the 10,000th CM-300/350 VHF-UHF V2 radio, providing advanced, network-ready, ground-to-air communications to the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) as part of the NEXCOM 2 modernization program.

In The News: Soldiers Evaluate WIN-T’s TCN-Lite for NIE 17.2

Jun, 22 2017
When the U.S. Army deploys, Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T) enables communications, mission command and situational awareness for soldiers on the battlefield. In an article published on DVIDS website, 1st Lt. Daniel Johnson reported on the capabilities of the new Tactical Communications Node-Lite (TCN-Lite) for the WIN-T network.

Austal USA: Austal USA Celebrates Christening of USNS City of Bismarck (EPF 9)

May, 19 2017
MOBILE, Ala. – Austal celebrated the christening of Expeditionary Fast Transport ship USNS City of Bismarck (EPF 9) with a ceremony at its state-of-the-art shipyard on May 13. City of Bismarck is the ninth of 12 Expeditionary Fast Transport vessels (EPF) that Austal has under contract with the U.S. Navy as part of a contract worth over $1.9 billion.
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