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General Dynamics Receives $24 Million U.S. Navy Award for Ohio Replacement Submarine Development

 The U.S Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $23.6 million contract modification to continue development of the U.S. Navy's Ohio...

Nov 25, 2015, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics Awarded $103 Million by U.S. Navy for Virginia-class Submarine Work

General Dynamics Electric Boat has been awarded a $102.8 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy to provide research and development and...

Oct 22, 2015, 13:30 ET
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General Dynamics Receives $24 Million Contract for Submarine Planning Services

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $24.1 million contract modification to perform reactor-plant planning yard services for...

Oct 10, 2015, 12:48 ET
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General Dynamics Christens Submarine Illinois (SSN 786)

Today, General Dynamics Electric Boat christened the Illinois (SSN 786), the 13th submarine of the U.S. Navy's Virginia Class. Electric Boat is a...

Oct 05, 2015, 11:30 ET
First Lady Michelle Obama joins General Dynamics Electric Boat in christening Illinois (SSN-786), the U.S. Navy's newest and most advanced nuclear attack submarine, at a ceremony at General Dynamics' Groton, Connecticut, shipyard on Saturday, Oct. 10, at 11 a.m. First Lady Michelle Obama is the ship's sponsor and participated in the keel laying of the Illinois in 2014. The christening's principal speaker is Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus. The submarine Illinois is the 13th ship of the Virginia class. A live video and audio webcast of the Illinois christening will be accessible online at: www.ebchristenings.com.

First Lady Michelle Obama to Christen Submarine Illinois on Saturday, Oct. 10

First Lady Michelle Obama joins General Dynamics Electric Boat in christening Illinois (SSN-786), the U.S. Navy's newest and most advanced...

Sep 17, 2015, 10:00 ET
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U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $322 Million for Nuclear-Submarine Support Work

 The U.S. Navy has awarded a $321.7 million contract option to General Dynamics Electric Boat to provide planning yard work, engineering and...

Jun 04, 2015, 12:45 ET
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U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $6.5 Million for Virginia Payload Module Development

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $6.5 million contract modification to support development of the Virginia Payload Module...

May 29, 2015, 10:00 ET
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U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $46 Million for USS Montpelier Maintenance and Modernization

 The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $46.4 million contract for planning efforts in support of maintenance and...

Apr 03, 2015, 10:00 ET
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U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $33 Million for Nuclear Submarine Services

 The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $32.6 million contract modification to perform nuclear-maintenance work for...

Mar 09, 2015, 14:00 ET
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General Dynamics Electric Boat Hosts Keel-Laying Ceremony for Submarine Colorado

 Continuing a time-honored shipbuilding tradition, on Saturday, March 7, Ship Sponsor Annie Mabus laid the keel of the submarine Colorado,...

Dec 19, 2014, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics Awarded $36 Million for Development of Advanced Submarine Technologies

General Dynamics Electric Boat has been awarded a $36.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to develop advanced submarine technologies...

Dec 09, 2014, 10:00 ET
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U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $44 Million for Support Services at Groton Submarine Base

 The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $44.5 million contract modification to perform non-nuclear maintenance work for...

Oct 30, 2014, 15:00 ET
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General Dynamics Receives $84 Million Award for Ohio Replacement Program Missile Tubes

 The U. S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $83.8 million contract modification to continue development of the Common...

Oct 23, 2014, 11:10 ET
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General Dynamics Receives $19 Million Contract for Submarine Planning Services

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat an $18.9 million contract modification to perform reactor-plant planning yard services for...

Sep 26, 2014, 10:00 ET
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U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $311 Million for Nuclear-Submarine Support Work

The U.S. Navy has awarded a $311 million contract to General Dynamics Electric Boat to provide planning yard work, engineering and technical...

Sep 12, 2014, 10:00 ET
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U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $234 Million for Nuclear-Submarine Support Work

 The U.S. Navy has awarded a $234 million contract to General Dynamics Electric Boat to provide planning yard work, engineering and technical...

Aug 29, 2014, 12:30 ET
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General Dynamics Delivers Submarine North Dakota To U.S. Navy on Schedule and Under Target Cost

 General Dynamics Electric Boat today delivered the nuclear-powered attack submarine North Dakota (SSN-784) on time and more than $30 million...

Aug 06, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Submarine North Dakota Completes First Voyage

The nation's newest and most advanced nuclear-powered attack submarine, North Dakota (SSN-784), returned to the General Dynamics Electric Boat...

Apr 28, 2014, 17:17 ET
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General Dynamics Awarded $18 Billion by U.S. Navy for 10 Virginia-Class Submarines

 The U.S. Navy today underscored its commitment to an advanced and adaptable submarine force by awarding General Dynamics Electric Boat a...

Apr 04, 2014, 14:30 ET

U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $11 Million for Support Services at Groton Submarine Base

 The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat an $11 million contract to perform non-nuclear maintenance work for submarines...