Jenner & Block

Firm Facilitates General Dynamics Acquisition of Spectrum Astro

Jenner & Block client General Dynamics Corporation completed its acquisition of Spectrum Astro, Inc. on July 9.  Terms of the transaction between General Dynamics and the Gilbert, Ariz.-based manufacturer were not disclosed.

Spectrum Astro manufactures and integrates space systems, satellites and ground-support equipment, and has approximately 525 employees.  It is now part of General Dynamics C4 Systems, which has nearly 3,400 employees in Scottsdale, Ariz.