General Motors Defense

1991 Oxford Street East Building 15,
London, Ontario N5V 2Z7
(519) 452-5000

GM Defense produces wheeled armored vehiclesand turrets. In a joint venturewith General Dynamics, GM Defense produces Stryker, the U.S. Army’stransformational combat vehicle. OtherGM Defense products include the LAV (Light Armored Vehicle) for Canada,Australia, New Zealand and Saudi Arabia; and the Piranha combat vehicle for anumber of international customers.

General Motors Defense was acquired by General Dynamics on December 18, 2002.

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Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, defense ranked 48 in number of deals in 2002. The largest defense acquisition in 2002 was General Motors Defense - which was acquired by General Dynamics for $1.1B.

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