Young Detroiters Get Free Flights In Honor Of Late Photographer David PosavetzThe late award-winning photographer David Posavetz grew up near Detroit’s City Airport and spent hours watching planes take off and land not far from his home. He dreamed what it would be like to fly one.
Executives-In-Residence To Lend Insight To Aspiring EntrepreneursThe Macomb-OU INCubator is starting 2013 with a bang as the new Executives-in-Residence program kicks off. After a highly competitive application process, new EIRs have made their way to Mac-OU INC to provide additional resources and support to what is already an extensive acceleration program.
General Dynamics Amphibious Combat Vehicle Hull Design Meets Marine Corps' Survivability RequirementGeneral Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), recently conducted simulated mine-blast tests that confirmed the ability of its Amphibious Combat Vehicle ballistic hull design to meet the U.S. Marine Corps' current ACV mine-blast survivability requirements.
General Dynamics Awarded $395 Million for Egyptian Abrams Tank WorkThe U.S. TACOM Lifecycle Management Command has awarded Sterling Heights-based General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, a $395 million contract for work under the Egyptian tank co-production program.
Defense Dept. Cuts Could Lead To Job Losses In MichiganThe Pentagon is ending a multi-billion-dollar push for a new amphibious vehicle for the Marine Corps. It was anticipated the program would have created hundreds of jobs in Michigan.
General Dynamics Gets $112M Stryker ContractsSterling Heights-based General Dynamics Land Systems has been awarded three contracts by the U.S. Army to support performance specification changes to and fielding of the Stryker vehicle. The contracts are worth a combined $112.2 million. Some of the work will be done in Sterling Heights.
General Dynamics Gets $68M for Abrams Tank Tech Support