Published in the January/February 2011 issue of print Search & Employ® |
General Dynamics C4 Systems develops and integrates secure communication and information systems and technology, and has roughly 11,000 employees worldwide. The company is a leader in the development of software-defined radio technology, and has successfully fielded the only fully software-programmable radio in use by U.S. Forces. Its HOOK2 combat search and rescue system has been saving lives of downed pilots and aircrews for more than 15 years. In addition, General Dynamics C4 Systems is the prime contractor and systems integrator for the Warfighter Information Network – Tactical; Joint Tactical Radio System Handheld, Manpack, Small Form Fit and Rescue 21 programs in the United States; the BOWMAN system in the United Kingdom; and the Maritime Helicopter Project in Canada.