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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.

General Dynamics Mission Systems Successfully Demonstrates 4G Tactical Backbone Network

May, 09 2017
Camp Pendleton, Calif. — A General Dynamics Mission Systems engineering team successfully streamed video 62 miles between two tactical antennas on April 20 during the Marine Corps-sponsored Ship-to-Shore Maneuver, Exploration and Experimentation (S2ME2) Task Force Demonstration at Camp Pendleton. The engineering team participated...

General Dynamics Mission Systems Expands Cyber Security Offerings with Advatech Pacific Cross-Domain Products

May, 02 2017
FAIRFAX, Va. — General Dynamics Mission Systems has acquired the Electronics and Communications Division of Advatech Pacific that designs and manufactures tactical, cyber-secure and cross-domain products for the U.S. Department of Defense and...

A Look Inside Space Fence’s 7,000 Square-Foot Radar Array

May, 01 2017
Currently under construction on the remote island of Kwajalein, Space Fence is a radar system that will help the U.S. Air Force better track space junk. General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies is partnered with Lockheed Martin to build the ground structures...

Video: Make a Difference with a Career at General Dynamics Mission Systems

Apr, 17 2017
The International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Ski Championships (AWSC) brings together top athletes from across the globe to compete for the year's highest honor in skiing. Running from Feb. 2 through Feb. 15, the event brings more than 800 athletes and staff, 2,000 members of the press and…

U.S. Navy: USS Montgomery Completes Final Contract Trials

Mar, 22 2017
USS Montgomery is the fourth Independence-Variant Littoral Combat Ship which features General Dynamics' open architecture computing infrastructure (OPEN CI). OPEN CI systems were designed with the sailor in mind and control everything from driving the ship to firing its guns. (Photo Credit:…

A Day In The Life Of A General Dynamics Systems Engineer

Mar, 21 2017
A General Dynamics systems engineer deploys a Bluefin SandShark Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) into the Charles River. This lightweight AUV can swim up to five knots and dive down to 200 meters. Amy is a senior systems engineer working at the General Dynamics Mission Systems facility in…

Norwegian Defense Research Establishment FFI Conducts Successful Field Trial of Fortress LTE System

Mar, 20 2017
General Dynamics Mission Systems recently completed a successful field trial of the Fortress LTE system for the Norwegian Defense Research Establishment (FFI). The Fortress LTE system provided a mobile wireless coverage area enabling system performance measurements to be taken including coverage,…

General Dynamics Knifefish Unmanned Undersea Vehicle Successfully Completes Mine-hunting Evaluation

Mar, 20 2017
Knifefish represents an extremely accurate and efficient addition to the U.S. Navy’s mine-hunting tool kit. Quincy, Mass. — The General Dynamics Mission Systems Knifefish team successfully completed a comprehensive evaluation of Knifefish, an autonomous surface mine countermeasure (SMCM) unmanned undersea ...

Video: Military Satellite Communications with GD SATCOM On-The-Move Antennas

Mar, 09 2017
General Dynamics SATCOM On-The-Move antennas provide secure, beyond-line-of-sight communications for U.S. and Coalition troops operating in remote locations. Designed for rugged tactical environments, these antennas can be mounted on a fast moving vehicle, boat, or aircraft and provide troops…

Analytic Modeling: High-Context Collaboration For The Intelligence Community

Feb, 26 2017
Analytic Modeling allows analysts to more easily visualize and collaborate on complex intelligence data sets. We live in a world of ever-increasing data. Sensors, satellites, cameras, radars, location-aware devices and even social media contribute to the 2.5 quintillion bytes of data that are…

General Dynamics Engineers Named Modern-Day Technology Leaders

Feb, 21 2017
Two General Dynamics Mission Systems engineers were honored for contributing to the future of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) at the 2017 BEYA conference. At BEYA’s 31st annual STEM Global Competitiveness Conference in Washington, D.C., two of our engineers...

U.S. Navy Christens Sixteenth Littoral Combat Ship USS Tulsa

Feb, 13 2017
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Navy celebrated the christening of the future USS Tulsa Littoral Combat Ship (LCS 16) on February 11, 2017 as ship sponsor, Kathy Taylor, broke the ceremonial champagne bottle on the bow of the ship at a shipyard in Mobile, Alabama. The USS Tulsa is scheduled for delivery in…
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