General Dynamics has been awarded a contract by NASA worth $642 million dollars. The company will be responsible for modernizing the ground segment of the agency’s satellite system. John Weidman is the vice president and general manager of the National Systems Division for General Dynamics‘ C4 Systems. He tells us what the modernization entails and why it’s necessary.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, which airs from 6-9 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, DC region and online everywhere. Tom has 30 years experience in journalism, mostly in technology markets. Before coming to Federal News Radio, he was a long-serving editor-in-chief of Government Computer News and Washington Technology magazines.