General Dynamics Is Awarded $10 Million for Submarine Maintenance and Modernization Work

    General Dynamics Is Awarded $10 Million for Submarine Maintenance and
                              Modernization Work

PR Newswire

GROTON, Conn., April 15, 2013

GROTON, Conn., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S Navy has awarded General
Dynamics Electric Boat a $9.5 million contract modification to plan and
perform maintenance and modernization work on USS Hartford (SSN-768), a Los
Angeles-class attack submarine. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of
General Dynamics (NYSE: GD).

Under the contract, Electric Boat will perform a dry-docking selected
restricted availability at the company's shipyard in Groton. Work is expected
to be completed by September 2013. More than 400 employees will be involved
in the work at its peak.

The contract being modified was initially awarded in April 2012 and has a
potential value of $67 million.

More information about General Dynamics is available at
www.generaldynamics.com.

SOURCE General Dynamics Electric Boat

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