General Dynamics' [GD]: GD Nabs $11 Coast Guard Award for IT Support

August 2011
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;8/17/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 17, p15
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The article reports that the Information Technology business unit of General Dynamics (GD) has made a purchase agreement with the U.S. Coast Guard to provide Force Readiness Command (FORCECOM) information technology (IT) support services over a five-year period.


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