US Army awards General Dynamics ammunition contract

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, has been awarded a $32.5m (£19.9m) contract for 30mm ammunition by the US Army Contracting Command in Rock Island, Ill.

The award consists of a mixture of new production of PGU-13 D/B cartridges and the remanufacture of existing US Air Force inventory of PGU-13 HEI cartridges.