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Raytheon Developing Advanced Laser Systems for US Air Force Deployment
Electronic Components & Devices

Raytheon Developing Advanced Laser Systems for US Air Force Deployment

System to defeat drones with speed-of-light technologies EL Segundo, Calif., Aug. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will build two prototype high energy laser systems to be deployed to troops overseas under a U.S. Air Force contract. Soldiers will use the HEL system to destroy hostile drones. Raytheon's HEL system uses pure energy to detect, identify and instantly take...

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Raytheon System Helps Pilots Fly Drones Beyond Line of Sight
Transportation Industry Products

Raytheon System Helps Pilots Fly Drones Beyond Line of Sight

Eliminates need for chase planes and ground observers in new FAA-approved Ohio drone test site SPRINGFIELD, Ohio, April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon's (NYSE: RTN) Ground Based Detect and Avoid (GBDAA) system is now operational at Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport and will be used to test the safety and efficiency of small drone operations in the 200 square mile drone test range....

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Raytheon Demos Land-Based Deployable Version of Its Ship-Based Precision Landing System
Transportation Industry Products

Raytheon Demos Land-Based Deployable Version of Its Ship-Based Precision Landing System

Dulles, Va., April 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this year, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) demonstrated a land-based expeditionary version of its Joint Precision Approach and Landing System for the first time to U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps officials at Marine Corps Air Station, Yuma, Ariz. "The need for precision landings in harsh environments isn't limited to one military...

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Latest ELCAN Specter Close Quarters Sight Provides Multiple Reticle Options
Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

Latest ELCAN Specter Close Quarters Sight Provides Multiple Reticle Options

The ELCAN Specter® Reflex Rifle Sight is used in close quarters and features large high transmission windows. The unit helps user to keep both eyes open for increased situational awareness. It is offered with large window and LED technology that provide soldiers sharp images. The device enables switching from red dot or red dot with circle patterns without any impact on image quality.

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Raytheon Demonstrates First Ever Geolocation Capability for Radar Warning Receiver
Communication Systems & Equipment

Raytheon Demonstrates First Ever Geolocation Capability for Radar Warning Receiver

Single-ship geolocation enhances aircrew survivability EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 27, 2017 - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) demonstrated, in a recent flight test, single-ship geolocation capability for the ALR-69A(V), a first for any radar warning receiver. The AN/ALR-69A(V) - the world's first all-digital radar warning receiver - enhances aircrew survivability, providing "sensors forward"...

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Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

Raytheon, US Navy Demonstrate New Electronic Attack Architecture Using MALD-J Aerial Jammer

IndyCar racing tech adapted to create swappable" mission capabilities JOINT PACIFIC ALASKA RANGE COMPLEX, Alaska,Â- – The U.S. Naval Research Lab and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) have demonstrated successful captive flights of a modular, rapid replacement architecture for electronic warfare (EW) payloads on the Miniature Air Launched Decoy-Jammer (MALD-J). The testing occurred during the...

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Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

SM-6 Successfully Intercepts Supersonic Target

Program moves one step closer to full operational capability LONDON - The USS John Paul Jones (DDG 53) used a Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-6 to destroy a supersonic high altitude target drone (AQM-37). The test moves the program one step closer to full operational capability. Deployed for the first time in December 2013, SM-6 provides the U.S. Navy extended range protection...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Raytheon Awarded Contract for 3rd Visible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite

Key instrument for NOAA/NASA Joint Polar Satellite System to maintain continuity of weather monitoring data EL SEGUNDO, Calif.Â- – Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a contract from NASA to develop a Visible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Joint Polar Satellite System-2 spacecraft. This is the third VIIRS unit Raytheon has...

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Company News

Raytheon Awarded US Air Force Contract for Solid State Modules Replacement

Indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract worth up to $495 million will strengthen the Ballistic Early Warning System Tewksbury, Mass., Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), was awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract valued at up to $494,921,934 for Solid State Modules Replacement for the Ballistic Missile Early Warning System and the...

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Company News

Raytheon and Hanwha Systems Partner to Upgrade Identification Friend or Foe Systems

Companies will deliver the new Mode 5 version for Korean military Aberdeen, Md., Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Hanwha Systems signed a technical cooperation agreement to produce Identification Friend or Foe Mode 5 systems for the Korean military. Mode 5 IFF systems allow operators to positively identify friendly aircraft using a secure, encrypted code, reducing...

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Raytheon Offers Employees an Easy Way to Both Pay Off Student Loans and Save for Retirement

WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With 45 million Americans holding student loans of more than $1.5 trillion, employees are often saddled with years of substantial monthly payments. Paying back these loans often means postponing saving for retirement. Raytheon is announcing a new program to help employees save for retirement while repaying their student loans. Through the Raytheon...

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Raytheon Developing Advanced Laser Systems for US Air Force Deployment
Electronic Components & Devices

Raytheon Developing Advanced Laser Systems for US Air Force Deployment

System to defeat drones with speed-of-light technologies EL Segundo, Calif., Aug. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will build two prototype high energy laser systems to be deployed to troops overseas under a U.S. Air Force contract. Soldiers will use the HEL system to destroy hostile drones. Raytheon's HEL system uses pure energy to detect, identify and instantly take...

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Raytheon, Ducommun Sign New Strategic Supplier Agreement

Tucson, Ariz., July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems business has signed a new strategic supplier agreement with Ducommun (NYSE: DCO). The new initiative gives Ducommun the ability to engage in more opportunities on virtually every program within the RMS portfolio. "This agreement enables Ducommun to expand on the work it has done with us for more...

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Raytheon to Help Secure Military Systems from Cyber Threats for Country in The Middle East North Africa Region

Company to provide advanced cybersecurity operations center and services Dulles, Va., July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a contract to develop and deploy a mission-critical, advanced Cybersecurity Operations Center and services for a country in the Middle East North Africa region. "Raytheon's nation-scale cybersecurity solutions are in growing...

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Raytheon Selected for B-52 AESA Radar Upgrade

El Segundo, Calif., July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) was selected by the Boeing Company as radar supplier for the B-52 bomber radar modernization program. Under the contract, Raytheon will design, develop, produce and sustain active electronically scanned array radar systems for the entire U.S. Air Force B-52 fleet. The advanced radar upgrade will ensure the aircraft remains...

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Qatar Awards Raytheon Approximately $2.2 Billion for Additional Integrated Air and Missile Defense Capability

Nation becomes 1st AMRAAM-ER customer, 11th NASAMS partner WASHINGTON, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced it was awarded two direct commercial sales contracts by the State of Qatar for additional integrated air and missile defense capability. The contracts, worth approximately $2.2 billion, include the National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System,...

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