General Dynamics Board Declares Dividend

                   General Dynamics Board Declares Dividend

PR Newswire

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Dec. 5, 2012

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of
General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 51
cents per share on the company's common stock, payable December 26, 2012, to
shareholders of record at the close of business on December 18, 2012. The
company is accelerating its dividend payment in advance of possible tax
increases in 2013.

General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Va., employs approximately
93,700 people worldwide. The company is a market leader in business aviation;
land and expeditionary combat systems, armaments and munitions; shipbuilding
and marine systems; and information systems and technologies. More information
about General Dynamics is available online at www.gd.com.

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Website: http://www.generaldynamics.com
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