General Dynamics


Navy Funds Two More DDG 51 Destroyers

The Navy on Wednesday funded two more DDG 51 Arleigh-Burke Class destroyers, bringing the number to eight out of ten awarded through a pair of…

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Unit Costs Surge for MQ-8 Fire Scout Drone

The cost increases for the Navy’s MQ-8 Fire Scout unmanned chopper and the Air Force’s Joint Precision Approach and Landing System may put the programs at risk of cancellation.

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Report Investigates Defense Lobbyists’ Investments

Since 2006, almost 150 lobbyists or other professionals who seek to influence government policy “had investments that overlapped with their lobbying duties,” according to The Wall Street Journal.

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Panel Blocks Network Cuts After Lobbying Push

Lawmakers and company officials said the Army’s decision to cut funding from the battlefield communications network didn’t make sense because the service itself has identified it as one of its highest priorities.

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Lawmakers Press Pentagon to Fund Battlefield Network

The letter comes a month after the Falls Church, Va.-based defense contractor and its subcontractors deployed hundreds of lobbyists on Capitol Hill to lobby against the Army’s proposal to shift funding from WIN-T and other acquisition programs.