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Aug 22, 2013, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Land Systems, NextEnergy and TM3 Systems Successfully Demonstrate Microgrid Technology

General Dynamics Land Systems Maneuver Collaboration Center (mc2), NextEnergy and TM3 Systems successfully completed a microgrid technology...

Jun 06, 2013, 14:30 ET

General Dynamics Marine Personnel Carrier Completes Critical Marine Corps Swim and Human Factors Testing

General Dynamics Land Systems' Marine Personnel Carrier (MPC) vehicle successfully completed the U.S. Marine Corps' water performance swim and...

May 29, 2013, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Developing First North American Combat Vehicle with Fully Integrated Active Protection System

 General Dynamics Land Systems is leading an effort to develop the first North American combat vehicle with a fully integrated Active...

Apr 11, 2013, 14:30 ET

U.S. Defense Logistics Agency Awards General Dynamics $9.5 Million Contract for Abrams Spares

 General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a three-year indefinite delivery, indefinite...

Apr 02, 2013, 11:30 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $40 Million for Abrams Tank Production

 General Dynamics Land Systems has been awarded an additional $40 million for the procurement and production of Saudi M1A2 (M1A2S) Abrams tanks...

Mar 26, 2013, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $26 Million for MK46 Naval Weapon Systems

 General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a $25.7 million contract to produce eight MK46...

Jan 15, 2013, 13:00 ET

General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada Awarded $24 Million LAV-A2 Contract by U.S. Marine Corps

 General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada has been awarded a USD$24 million contract to produce 13 Light Armored Vehicles (LAV-A2) for the U.S....

Jan 10, 2013, 13:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $65 Million by the Colombian Ministry of National Defence for Light Armoured Vehicles

 The Colombian Ministry of National Defence has awarded a USD$65.3 million contract to General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada for 24 Light...

Jan 08, 2013, 13:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $133 Million for Abrams Tank Production

 General Dynamics Land Systems has been awarded $132.7 million for the procurement and production of 69 Saudi M1A2 (M1A2S) Abrams tanks for the...

Nov 09, 2012, 15:30 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $133 Million to Upgrade 66 Additional LAV III Vehicles by the Government of Canada

 The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister for Status of Women, announced today that the...

Nov 05, 2012, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Amphibious Combat Vehicle Hull Design Meets Marine Corps' Survivability Requirement

General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), recently conducted simulated mine-blast tests that confirmed...

Sep 27, 2012, 13:00 ET

U.S. Army Awards General Dynamics $395 Million to Begin Engineering Development for Abrams Modernization

The U.S. Army TACOM Contracting Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), an eight-year,...

Jun 18, 2012, 12:00 ET

General Dynamics Finalizes Contract for Additional 100 Foxhound Vehicles for UK Ministry of Defence

General Dynamics Land Systems - Force Protection Europe has finalized a contract for an additional 100 Foxhound light tactical blast-protected...

Jun 14, 2012, 13:30 ET
General Dynamics Land Systems proposed vehicle for USSOCOM Ground Mobility Vehicle program. Designed for internal fixed- and rotary-wing transport, it is optimized to increase operator and occupant protection and survivability and meets the diverse and challenging missions that special operations demand, including transportability, mobility, modularity and technology. Its modular technology is rapidly configurable for a variety of special operations missions and operating environments.  (PRNewsFoto/General Dynamics Land Systems)

General Dynamics Land Systems Submits Proposal for U.S. Special Operations Ground Mobility Vehicle 1.1 Program

 General Dynamics Land Systems has submitted its proposal for the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) Ground Mobility Vehicle (GMV 1.1)...

May 09, 2012, 10:30 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $26 Million to Develop Joint Assault Bridge Prototypes

 The U.S. Army Contracting Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems a $26 million contract to build two Joint Assault Bridge (JAB)...

Apr 27, 2012, 14:14 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $31 Million for Abrams Tank Upgrades

 The U.S. Army TACOM Lifecycle Management Command awarded General Dynamics Land Systems $31 million to begin upgrading 24 M1A1 Abrams main...

Jan 10, 2012, 10:15 ET

General Dynamics Brings New Work to South Carolina

General Dynamics Land Systems announced today that the newly acquired Force Protection manufacturing facility in Ladson, S.C., will install...

Jan 06, 2012, 14:30 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $60 Million for Abrams Tank Upgrades

 The U.S. Army TACOM Lifecycle Management Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems $60 million under an existing contract to continue...

Dec 20, 2011, 14:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $126 Million Contract for Light Armored Vehicles

 The U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command has awarded a USD$126 million contract modification to General Dynamics Land...

Nov 30, 2011, 14:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $10 Million for Vehicle Upgrades

 General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a $9.9 million contract to upgrade military...