General Dynamics Mission Systems Advanced Electronic Solutions for the Defence Industry

March lead
General Dynamics Mission Systems provides the design, development, manufacture and through-life support of advanced electronic solutions for the air, maritime and land markets.

With operations in Canada and the United Kingdom, General Dynamics Mission Systems ensures collaboration between General Dynamics C4 Systems businesses to provide the best solutions for the firm’s customers and the end-user.

Tactical communications information and avionics systems for the defence industry

General Dynamics Mission Systems offers a broad range of capabilities and products that place the right tools in the hands of its customers.

The firm’s world-leading capability offerings include tactical communications information systems, avionics systems, cryptographic key management infrastructure systems, and naval systems.

In Canada, General Dynamics Mission Systems provides technology-based electronic systems, systems integration, and in-service support to defence organisations and public security markets in Canada and overseas.

In the UK, General Dynamics Mission Systems has delivered Bowman, a tactical communications system integrating digital voice and data technology to provide secure radio, telephone, intercom and tactical internet services in a fully-integrated system to the British Armed Forces, since 2001.

The company will provide design, engineering and logistic support for Bowman for a further five-years following an announcement by Philip Dunne MP, Minister for defence equipment, support and technology, on 1 May 2014.

Engineering and integration support for communication systems

Capability delivered includes engineering and integration support for the current tactical communication system in-service with the Canadian Armed Forces, as well as a range of avionics systems that will be installed on the Canadian Aurora maritime patrol aircraft and Cyclones helicopters.

It is a leading provider of avionics systems onto the Eurofighter Typhoon, Tornado, AW101 Mk4 and AW159 Wildcat Helicopters; and it is currently undertaking significant research and development activities in the UK to maximise General Dynamics’ expertise in information assurance for additional markets, including the UK.

General Dynamics C4 Systems is a market-leader in the development and integration of communication and information systems technology. It provides solutions for customers around the world, and currently delivers, amongst others, the US Army warfighter information network-tactical (WIN-T) communication system.

Integrated marine’s communications and information systems for the Royal Netherland’s Navy

As well as its work in Canada and the UK, General Dynamics Mission Systems is also supplying the Royal Netherlands Navy with the new integrated marine’s communications and information system (NIMCIS).

NIMCIS is a programme to equip the Royal Netherlands Marine Corps (RNLMC) with the Bowman tactical communication system. It provides the RNLMC with a secure voice and data communications infrastructure capable of supporting a range of network-enabled command, control, communications, computing and intelligence systems.

EDGE® innovation facilities for rapid defence solutions

General Dynamics Mission Systems is aware that many of the most innovative businesses are the ones that are not familiar with or known to the traditional defence supply chain, and supports the EDGE initiative through its four EDGE Innovation facilities. Three of these facilities are in Canada and one is in the UK.

The EDGE initiative brings the niche capability of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and academia together with the EDGE Innovation Network’s expertise to deliver innovative and rapid solutions to meet customers’ requirements in the dynamic defence market.

There are also a further 11 EDGE Innovation facilities in the United States, and all facilities share information and knowledge to maximise the opportunities for collaboration between General Dynamics, SMEs and academia.

Ground-based ISTAR solutions for the UK MOD

General Dynamics Mission Systems provides the UK Ministry of Defence with heavy and medium-weight containerised ground-based intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition, and reconnaissance (GB-ISTAR) solutions.

These capabilities provide essential protection to ‘theatre’ land bases, including forward-operating bases.

General Dynamics Mission Systems is the system design authority providing post-design services, repair, and refurbishment and mid-life extensions.

The service also includes training and in-country support and maintenance.

Highly-integrated mission and video-management systems

General Dynamics Mission Systems delivers highly-integrated mission and video management systems, flexible stores management systems, data link processing, acoustic processors, compact modular computers and video and data recorders.

Make an enquiry

Follow this company

Follow the company to be always up to date with this company

Address
General Dynamics Mission Systems

12450 Fair Lakes Circle

Fairfax

Vancouver

22033

Canada

+1 703 263 2800 www.gdmissionsystems.com

General Dynamics Mission Systems Images

Products and Services

White Papers

Related Projects



Improved Ribbon Bridge (IRB)



Improved Ribbon Bridge (IRB) is a modern floating bridge system developed by General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS), a business unit of General Dynamics.

20 February 2018

Fox Rapid Reaction Vehicle (RRV)



The Fox Rapid Reaction Vehicle (RRV) is a member of the FOX range of light tactical vehicles being offered by Jankel Armouring (Jankel).

7 December 2017

Peace Keeping Security Vehicle (PKSV)



General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) displayed a mock-up of the Peace Keeping Security Vehicle (PKSV) at the Expodefensa 2015 International Exhibition of Defence and Security held in Bogota, Columbia.

29 February 2016

M777 155mm Ultralightweight Field Howitzer



The Ultralightweight Field Howitzer (UFH), designated M777 in the USA, was selected in 1997 by a joint US Army / Marine Corps initiative to replace the existing inventory of M198 155mm towed howitzers.

10 November 2013

Caiman MRAP Multi-Theatre Vehicle



Caiman is a high mobility, heavily armoured multi-theatre vehicle (MTV) designed and manufactured by BAE Systems to meet

17 June 2010

RG-31 Mk5 Mine-Protected Vehicle



The RG31 mk5 is a 4×4 armoured mine-protected personnel carrier vehicle (MPV) developed by BAE Systems in South Africa

1 June 2010

Oshkosh MRAP All Terrain Vehicle



The Oshkosh MRAP (mine-resistant ambush-protected) all-terrain vehicle (M-ATV) is an armoured vehicle with improved mobi

14 September 2009

Cheetah M-ATV



The four-wheeled, 20,800lb Cheetah MRAP all-terrain vehicle (M-ATV) is the newest addition to the Force Dynamics (a join

29 July 2009

Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) Support Vehicle



The joint light tactical vehicle (JLTV) is a new support vehicle programme being developed by the US forces, specificall

28 August 2008

Stryker Armoured Combat Vehicle Family



Stryker is based on the GDLS Canada LAV III 8×8 light armoured vehicle, in service since early 2001. The LAV III is itself a version of the Piranha III built by Mowag of Switzerland.

5 December 2002

Press Release

Regional Offices

General Dynamics Mission Systems

12450 Fair Lakes Circle

Fairfax

Vancouver

22033

Canada

+1 703 263 2800 www.gdmissionsystems.com

Contact company

I have read and accept the terms and conditions and privacy policy.
We'd like to keep you informed about relevant promotions, products and services, if you would like not to receive these, check this box.
If you would like to hear from carefully selected third party companies, check this box
Follow this company to receive notifications when they update.