December 20, 2014 2:37 PM ET

Aerospace and Defense

Company Overview of General Atomics, Inc.

Company Overview

General Atomics, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets technology systems and solutions that include nuclear fuel cycle to electromagnetic systems, remotely operated surveillance aircraft, and airborne sensors. The company offers advanced electronic, wireless, and laser technologies; electromagnetic aircraft launch systems, advanced arresting gears, railgun systems, demilitarization products, and hazardous waste destruction systems; urban maglev, electromagnetic cargo conveyors, high speed maglev, magnerails, magnetrucks, electric drive motors, power inverters, and related transportation articles for civil and commercial uses; unmanned aircraft systems and sensors/unmanned aerial vehicles...

3550 General Atomics Court

San Diego, CA 92121-1122

United States

Founded in 1955





Key Executives for General Atomics, Inc.

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 78
Senior Vice President
Age: 77
Chief Architect of Nirvana - Division and Director of Nirvana - Division
Director of Maglev Systems
Director of Business Development for Advanced Technologies Group
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

General Atomics, Inc. Key Developments

General Atomics Wins Military $10.27 Million Federal Contract

General Atomics announced that the company was awarded a $10,267,000 federal contract by the U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division for the integration and installation of the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System CVN 78 shipboard software and support. Places of performance will be in San Diego and Waltham, Massachusetts.

General Atomics Secures $26.61 Million Federal Contract

General Atomics, was awarded a $26,607,250 federal contract by the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, for the supply of advanced arresting gear and electromagnetic aircraft launch system long-lead time materials in support of the CVN 79 full production.

General Atomics Wins $51,997,981 Contract for Advanced Arresting Gear Equipment

General Atomics, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $51,997,981 not-to-exceed order against a previously issued Basic Ordering Agreement (N68335-11-G-0003) for the procurement of Advanced Arresting Gear equipment required to stand up the Runway Arresting Landing Site (RALS) in support of CVN-78 testing. RALS will enable the Navy to run arresting simulations with live aircraft prior to employing those aircraft onboard ship. In addition, RALS will enable the Navy to troubleshoot issues found during certification and deployment of CVN-78. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif. (65%); Tupelo, Miss. (15%); Boston, Mass. (10%); Philadelphia, Pa. (5%); Newark, N.J. (2.5%) and Dallas, Texas (2.5%), and is expected to be completed in October 2016. Fiscal 2013 other procurement, Navy contract funds in the amount of $25,479,010 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at theof the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity.

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