General Dynamics to Provide C4ISR and IT Support for U.S. European, Central
and Special Operations Commands
FAIRFAX, Va., Nov. 12, 2012
FAIRFAX, Va., Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --General Dynamics Information
Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a
contract by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic to
provide worldwide Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence,
Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) and Information Technology (IT)
support to its European Office and its Combatant Command and Unified Command
customers. The five-year, multiple-award, indefinite delivery, indefinite
quantity (IDIQ) contract has a potential value of $750 million to all five
awardees, if all options are exercised.
General Dynamics will engineer, design, develop, install, test and maintain a
wide range of communication networks and systems for the U.S. European Command
(USEUCOM), U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) and U.S. Special Operations
Command (USSOCOM). Additionally the company will provide program management,
technical support and integrated logistics services, including equipment
fulfillment and tracking, in support of C4ISR efforts.
"With this contract, General Dynamics will deliver trustworthy IT services and
C4ISR test and evaluation support to meet the operational requirements of the
Department of Defense and other U.S. government sponsors worldwide," said
Zannie Smith, senior vice president of General Dynamics Information
Technology's National and Homeland Security division."We have the expertise
needed to support SSC Atlantic and provide cost-effective analysis and
reliable communication and management for its customers as they strive for
security and strength across more than 70 nations."
SSC Atlantic is a Department of the Navy organization reporting directly to
the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command located in San Diego, California.
SSC Atlantic designs, acquires, engineers and sustains the systems, sensor
connections, cyber network infrastructures and knowledge management services
to ensure reliable information is available to only those who need it, where
and when it is needed.
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