General Dynamics Awarded $20 Million Contract For Abrams Systems Technical Support

Apr 30, 2001, 01:00 ET from General Dynamics Land Systems

    STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Army
 Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command has awarded General Dynamics Land
 Systems a $20 million contract to provide systems technical support for the
 Abrams tank program.  General Dynamics Land Systems is a wholly owned
 subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE:   GD).
     This contract is a modification to the sole-source contract initiated on
 April 17, 1996. It exercises the existing options for engineering in support
 of Abrams production.  Work will be performed at General Dynamics facilities
 in Sterling Heights, Michigan.
 
     General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, employs
 approximately 46,000 people worldwide and anticipates 2001 sales of
 approximately $11.5 billion.  The company has leading market positions in
 business aviation, information systems, shipbuilding and marine systems, and
 land and amphibious combat systems.  Information about General Dynamics can be
 found at http://www.generaldynamics.com.
     More information about General Dynamics Land Systems can be found on the
 Internet at http://www.gdls.com/ .
 
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    STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Army
 Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command has awarded General Dynamics Land
 Systems a $20 million contract to provide systems technical support for the
 Abrams tank program.  General Dynamics Land Systems is a wholly owned
 subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE:   GD).
     This contract is a modification to the sole-source contract initiated on
 April 17, 1996. It exercises the existing options for engineering in support
 of Abrams production.  Work will be performed at General Dynamics facilities
 in Sterling Heights, Michigan.
 
     General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, employs
 approximately 46,000 people worldwide and anticipates 2001 sales of
 approximately $11.5 billion.  The company has leading market positions in
 business aviation, information systems, shipbuilding and marine systems, and
 land and amphibious combat systems.  Information about General Dynamics can be
 found at http://www.generaldynamics.com.
     More information about General Dynamics Land Systems can be found on the
 Internet at http://www.gdls.com/ .
 
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