General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada announced today that it was awarded three contracts – valued at $621.5 million – by the Government of Canada to support the Land Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) system for the Canadian Army. The three contracts include: Engineering and Integration, Software Support and Cyber Security Engineering Support.
Together with Calian, Scalar Decisions and DLS Technology Corporation, General Dynamics will offer the Canadian Army an improved ability to help protect the communications and information systems they depend on, while continuing to develop technologies that generate economic impact for Canada.
“General Dynamics has a long and proud history of working closely with the Canadian Armed Forces and the Canadian Army – winning these programs means that we continue to be part of their future,” said David Ibbetson, vice president and general manager of General Dynamics Mission Systems–International.“With these three contracts, we take seriously the faith that the Government of Canada has placed in us to deliver for Canada, the Canadian Army and our soldiers, while creating and sustaining jobs for years to come.”
Part of every Canadian Army vehicle, weapons platform and headquarters, the Land C4ISR system helps to coordinate and conduct modern operations. Specifically:
Source: General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE: GD)
Date: Feb 1, 2019