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Weapon Control System Upgrade Contract For Submarines


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General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems
: 06 August, 2010  (Application Story)
US and Australian Navy submarines will have their weapons control systems modified by the Advanced Information Systems division of General Dynamics
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems has been awarded an $11.5 million modification to a previously awarded contract to provide engineering and technical services for the AN/BYG-1 weapons control system for SSN21-, Virginia- and SSN688/688I-class submarines. This contract modification is the second-year option of a multi-year contract awarded in July 2009.


The AN/BYG-1 integrates the tactical control, weapons control and tactical network subsystems on US Navy and Royal Australian Navy submarines. The General Dynamics-developed weapons control system is based on an open-architecture and open-business model approach which facilitates system enhancements.

The majority of work under this contract will be performed in Pittsfield, Mass.; Fairfax, Va.; and Middletown, R.I. Remaining options under the contract could extend work into 2018.
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