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Dec 01, 2014, 13:30 ET
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General Dynamics Awarded Contract by U.S. Army for Hydra-70 Rocket Program

 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems was awarded a competitive, five-year fixed firm price contract by the U.S. Army Contracting...

Nov 24, 2014, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems and Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. Partner on Modular Handgun System

 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems and Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. are partnering to pursue the U.S. Army's Modular Handgun...

Nov 19, 2014, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics Partners with ST Kinetics on 40mm High Velocity Air Burst Ammunition

 General Dynamics announced today that it has entered into a strategic agreement with Advanced Material Engineering Pte Ltd (AME), a subsidiary...

Oct 07, 2014, 13:15 ET
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General Dynamics Moves into Low Rate Initial Production on U.S. Special Operations Command Ground Mobility Vehicle 1.1 Program

 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has reached a critical milestone and is moving to low rate initial production (LRIP) on the...

Oct 21, 2013, 13:00 ET

General Dynamics to Deliver V-22 Internally Transported Vehicles to U.S. Special Operations Command

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems was awarded a contract by the U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) for non-developmental V-22...

Oct 01, 2013, 13:30 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $113 Million for Munition Products

 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), recently was awarded several U.S. government...

Aug 16, 2013, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $67 Million by U.S. Army for Hydra-70 Rocket Program

General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products recently was awarded a $67.5 million contract by the U.S. Army for the production of Hydra-70...

Jul 30, 2013, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $33 Million for U.S. Navy Aegis Illuminators

 General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products was awarded a $32.6 million multi-year contract by the U.S. Navy for the production of MK82...

Jul 18, 2013, 13:00 ET

General Dynamics Dedicates New Facility in Healdsburg, California

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), dedicated its new Healdsburg, Calif., facility...

Jun 07, 2013, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems Seattle Operations Receives CMMI Certification Level 3

 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today that its Seattle operations...

Nov 01, 2012, 10:30 ET

General Dynamics and U.S. Army ARDEC Demonstrate Low-Cost Precision Strike Capability for Tactical UAVs

 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems and the U.S. Army Armament Research and Development Engineering Center (ARDEC) have...

Jun 04, 2012, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded Contracts for 120mm Tank and Artillery Ammunition Valued At $97 Million

The U.S. Army Contracting Commands, Picatinny Arsenal, N.J., and Rock Island, Ill., have awarded General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a...

Apr 19, 2012, 09:00 ET

General Dynamics and Rheinmetall Defence Form Tank Ammunition Joint Venture Company

 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), and Rheinmetall Defence of Dusseldorf,...

Feb 21, 2012, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics and BAE Systems Demonstrate 81mm Precision Mortar Round

 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), and BAE Systems (LSE: BA) have successfully...

Feb 01, 2012, 10:30 ET

General Dynamics and BAE Systems Team to Develop Affordable 'Smart' 81mm Mortar Round

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems and BAE Systems have teamed to develop, demonstrate and produce the 81mm Roll Controlled Guided...

Jan 30, 2012, 10:30 ET

General Dynamics Awarded Contract by Aerojet for Standard Missile-3 Control Actuators

 General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has received a contract for the design and production of electromagnetic control actuators for...

Nov 08, 2011, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded Domestic and International Production Contracts for Medium-Caliber Ammunition

The U.S. Army Sustainment Command, Rock Island, Ill., has awarded General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems the major share of the third...

Oct 07, 2011, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics to Leverage Proven Technologies for USMC Precision Extended Range Mortar (PERM) Competition

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today that it will bid on the U.S. Marine...

Oct 06, 2011, 14:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $5 Million for Portable Vehicle Arresting Barrier

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has been awarded a $5 million order for the M1 Portable Vehicle Arresting Barrier (PVAB) by the U.S....

Aug 16, 2011, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $36 Million for 30mm M789 Cartridges

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a $35.6 million contract for the...