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Nov. 4, 2008
November 4, 2008   Articles General Dynamics Gets $10 Million For Submarine Support ...
November 4, 2008
General Dynamics Gets $10 Million For Submarine Support
The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $10.2 million modification to an existing contract for submarine modernization and related work at the submarine base in Groton. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics. Read More

Lockheed Martin Gets Contract For Sniper Target Pods
Lockheed Martin received a $147 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for additional Sniper Advanced Targeting Pods (ATPs). The Sniper ATP provides critical long-range, positive identification of targets and coordinates self-generated video down link (VDL) to remotely-operated, video enhancement receiver ground terminals. Read More

General Dynamics Completes Delivery Of Warfighter Equipment
General Dynamics C4 Systems recently completed delivery of the first WIN-T Increment 1 equipment to the U.S. Army. Increment 1 builds on the former Joint Network Node-Network (JNN) and provides soldiers with a high-capacity, reliable, secure communications network when they are stopped or “at the halt.” Read More

Parker Acquires EmiTherm in Kuala Lumpur
Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced the acquisition of EmiTherm Sdn Bhd, a provider of electromagnetic interference (EMI) shielding and thermal management products. Revenues of the acquired business were approximately $4.2 million in 2007. Read More

Boeing Rolls Out 1st F-15SG To Singapore
The Boeing Company today rolled out the first F-15SG jet fighter to the Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF). The F-15SG is a variant of the highly capable, combat-proven F-15E. Read More

Goodyear Signs Agreement For Trailer Tires
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company and Tredit Tire & Wheel Company, Inc. have signed a two- year contract for the supply of Goodyear trailer tires to original equipment trailer manufacturers. The agreement is a two-year extension of the supply contract originally signed in 2005 by the two companies. Read More

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