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General Dynamics Awarded $6 Million to Support the Air Force Joint Worldwide Intelligence Communications System

 General Dynamics Awarded $6 Million to Support the Air Force Joint Worldwide
                      Intelligence Communications System

PR Newswire

FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 11, 2012

FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --General Dynamics Information
Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a
two-year, $6 million task order by the Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance
and Reconnaissance Agency to provide technical support services to the Air
Force Joint Worldwide Intelligence Communications System (AF JWICS)
Enterprise. General Dynamics will help the Air Force streamline its
communications networks and integrate with national-level Intelligence
Community Information Technology Enterprise (IC ITE) and Desk Top Enterprise
(DTE) initiatives.

Under this contract, General Dynamics will deliver a wide range of information
technology (IT) services to support the continued operations of AF JWICS from
numerous service centers and will assist the government in operating,
maintaining and sustaining the centers that will provide core services to
support the Air Force missions worldwide.

"General Dynamics has extensive experience working with defense intelligence
agencies to provide joint enterprise communications, cyber security and IT
services that meet military intelligence mission requirements," said Tom
Kirchmaier, senior vice president and general manager of General Dynamics
Information Technology's Intelligence Solutions division. "With this contract,
we will help the Air Force establish a standardized, joint communications
enterprise that supports intelligence community network initiatives and Air
Force missions worldwide."

Headquartered at Lackland Air Force Base, the Air Force Intelligence,
Surveillance and Reconnaissance Agency provides integrated, cross-domain ISR
capabilities in concert with other service, joint, national and international
partners. The Joint Worldwide Intelligence Communications System is the Top
Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information component of the Defense
Information System Network used by the defense intelligence community to
transmit classified multi-media intelligence communications worldwide.

This task order was awarded under the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)
Solutions for the Information Technology Enterprise (SITE) contract, a
multiple-award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract awarded in
May 2010.

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Contact: Media: Mark Meudt, General Dynamics Information Technology,
+1-703-995-4994; Investors: Amy Gilliland, General Dynamics, +1-703-876-3748
 
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