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Oct 24, 2014, 14:00 ET
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General Dynamics to Upgrade Canadian Army's Combat Net Radios

Decade-old radios will be upgraded with modern capabilities.  General Dynamics Canada has been awarded a CDN$122 million, three-year...

Jul 24, 2014, 14:00 ET
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General Dynamics Awarded $67 Million by the Peruvian Ministry of Defence for Light Armoured Vehicles

 The Peruvian Ministry of Defence has awarded a USD$67 million contract to General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada for 32 Light Armoured Vehicles...

May 19, 2014, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics Awarded $52 Million to Develop Upgrades for U.S. Marine Corps Light Armored Vehicle Program

The U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command has awarded a USD$52.3 million contract modification to General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada to...

Feb 15, 2013, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics' Next Generation Tactical Mobile Router Brings High Bandwidth Applications to the Battlefield

General Dynamics Canada has introduced its next-generation Tactical Mobile Router, the TMR 200, a compact, modular and flexible router that can be...

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...

Nov 19, 2012, 10:30 ET

General Dynamics Canada Completes Delivery of Advanced Airborne Acoustic Processing System on CP-140 Aurora

 Advanced, high-performance airborne acoustic processing is now fully operational on Canada's CP-140 Aurora aircraft with the final delivery...

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...

May 29, 2012, 15:00 ET

General Dynamics' New SD8010 Smart Display for Rugged Vehicles Provides Increased Capability in Less Space

 General Dynamics Canada's new SD8010 Smart Display is a flexible and rugged platform that can run classified and unclassified information on a...

Apr 23, 2012, 12:30 ET

New General Dynamics Smart Displays Bring Big Leaps in Processing and Smaller Footprint to Combat Vehicles

General Dynamics Canada introduces the new ultra-rugged SD8000 family of smart display products with the quad-core 3rd generation Intel®...

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 04, 2011, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Canada Delivers Final Computer Upgrades to Mission Consoles Aboard NATO AWACS Aircraft

General Dynamics Canada recently completed the last in a series of on-time deliveries of updated computer systems for the 16 operator consoles...

Oct 21, 2011, 13:30 ET
General Dynamics Awarded $1 Billion to Upgrade LAV III Vehicles by Government of Canada. The LAV III Upgrade Project will modernize 550 vehicles, significantly enhancing their survivability, mobility and firepower and extending the fleet's lifecycle to 2035.  Survivability upgrades will include the introduction of double-V-hull technology, an innovative enhancement developed by General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada engineers, as well as add-on armour protection and energy-attenuating seats. Together, these improvements will provide crew members greater protection against mine blasts, IEDs and other threats.  (PRNewsFoto/General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada, Alex Schmoll)

General Dynamics Awarded $1 Billion to Upgrade LAV III Vehicles by Government of Canada

The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister for Status of Women, and the Honourable Julian Fantino,...

Aug 29, 2011, 13:45 ET

General Dynamics Proposes PIRANHA 5 for the Close Combat Vehicle Program

General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada announced today that it will offer the PIRANHA 5 vehicle fitted with Rheinmetall's LANCE 30mm Modular Turret...

Aug 25, 2011, 14:30 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $49 Million Contract for Field Service Support

The U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command has awarded a USD$49.2 million contract to General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada for training and...

Aug 02, 2011, 11:30 ET

General Dynamics to Supply 33 Light Armored Vehicles to the U.S. Marine Corps

General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada has been awarded a $42 million contract to produce 33 Light Armored Vehicles (LAV-A2) in various...

Jul 28, 2011, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $42 Million for RG-31 MRAP Upgrade Work

The U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada a $41.6 million contract modification for the installation...

Jul 14, 2011, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Canada and Defence Research and Development Canada Atlantic Successfully Complete Torpedo-Defence Demonstration

General Dynamics Canada has completed its largest and most successful Technology Demonstration Program (TDP) with Defence Research and Development...

May 16, 2011, 09:00 ET

General Dynamics Canada Announces Centre of Excellence for Underwater ISR

General Dynamics Canada, a pioneer in the development of underwater acoustic processing systems, today announced the creation of a new Underwater...

Mar 23, 2011, 12:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $41 Million for RG-31 MRAP Upgrades

The U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada three delivery order modifications valued at USD$41.4...