ect occupants from land mines, hostile fire and IEDs. Tanks and Tracked Combat Vehicles: Combat Systems’ tracked vehicles provide key capabilities to customers worldwide. The Abrams main battle tank offers a decisive edge in combat for the U.S. Army, National Guard and Marine Corps. The company is upgrading the Army’s Abrams tanks with the System Enhancement Package, which provides a digital platform that includes an improved command-and-control system, new power generation and distribution systems, second-generation thermal sights and improved armor. Internationally, this business group provides Abrams tanks to various U.S. allies. In 2015, this business group received an award to refurbish and upgrade tanks for the Kingdom of Morocco and announced resumed production of M1A1 tank kits for the Egyptian Land Forces. The ASCOD is a tracked combat vehicle with multiple versions, including the Spanish Pizarro and the Austrian Ulan. This business group is producing the British Army’s next-generation AJAX armoured fighting vehicle, a version of the ASCOD. With six variants, AJAX offers electronic architecture and technology for an unparalleled balance of protection, survivability and reliability for a vehicle in its weight class. In addition to production, this business group would provide in-service support for the AJAX vehicle fleet through 2024. With the company’s large installed base of wheeled and tracked vehicles worldwide and the expertise gained from its engineering and production programs, the company is positioned for vehicle modernization programs, support and sustainment services, and future development programs. Weapons Systems, Armament and Munitions: Complementing these military-vehicle offerings, this business group designs, develops, and produces a range of weapons systems. For ground forces, the company manufactures M2/M2-A1 heavy machine guns and MK19/MK47 grenade launchers. This business group also produces legacy and next-generation weapons systems for shipboard applications, including the Navy’s Phalanx Close-In Weapon System, multiple subsystems for the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) and Zumwalt-class (DDG-1000) guided-missile destroyer firepower mission modules. For airborne platforms, the company produces weapons for the U.S. and non-U.S. fighter aircraft, including high-speed Gatling guns for all U.S. fixed-wing military aircraft. This business group is also a major supplier of composite structures and aircraft components. The company’s munitions portfolio covers the breadth of naval, air and ground forces applications across all calibers and weapons platforms for the U.S. government and its allies. In North America, this business group maintains a major position in the supply of Hydra-70 rockets, large-caliber tank ammunition, medium-caliber ammunition, mortar and artillery projectiles, tactical missile aerostructures, and high-performance warheads, military propellants and conventional bombs and bomb cases. Information Systems and Technology This business group provides technologies, products and services in support of various programs for a range of military, federal/civilian, state, local, and commercial customers. The business group’s portfolio includes IT solutions and mission support services; and mobile communication, command-and-control mission systems, and ISR solutions. IT Solutions and Mission Support Services: The company designs, builds, and operates large-scale IT networks and systems; and provides professional and technical services. The company supports the enterprise IT lifecycle from designing and integrating to operating and maintaining complex data, voice and multimedia networks. The company has experience consolidating, building and operating data centers. This business group’s expertise in building IT and communications networks extends beyond government customers. The company engineers, designs, and installs networks for various major commercial fiber-to-the-home providers and wireless carriers. The company is also at the forefront of cloud and virtualization technologies and services. This business group is implementing the Department of Defense’s (DoD
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