|05/23/17||U.S. Navy awards Raytheon $28 million for Variable Depth Sonar|
|Innovative anti-submarine technology designed for Littoral Combat Ships
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has selected Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to provide the new Variable Depth Sonar for the Littoral Combat Ship class. The $27.9 million contract followed a study and product assessment phase during which Raytheon proved the solution's features and capabilities met all of the Navy's design and performance requirements. A mission-critical anti-submarine warfare ... |
|05/23/17||New Raytheon radar showcases reliability, 360-degree capability|
|Gallium nitride-based AESA radar breaks 1,000 hour mark
PELHAM, N.H., May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) newest integrated air and missile defense radar has been busy since its debut at the 2016 Winter AUSA tradeshow. The gallium nitride-powered Active Electronically Scanned Array proposed upgrade to the Patriot™ Air and Missile Defense has surpassed more than 1,000 hours of operation in just over a year, which is half the time of a typical testing program.
|05/22/17||Raytheon launches new payload to improve GPS accuracy for safer, more efficient air travel|
|DULLES, Va., May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) launched its GEO 6 satellite payload into orbit for its 12 year mission. It is the latest payload to support the Federal Aviation Administration's Wide Area Augmentation System which enhances the reliability and accuracy of Global Positioning System signals for directing air travel.
The Raytheon-developed payload is a key element of the WAAS System, which offers commercial, business, and general aviation pilots more direc... |
|05/20/17||Raytheon and Saudi Arabia Military Industries announce strategic partnership|
|New Raytheon Arabia business unit to be established
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, May 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In a ceremony witnessed by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and U.S. President Donald J. Trump, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the Saudi Arabia Military Industries Company today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to cooperate on defense-related projects and technology development.
The agreement will enable continued global growth for Raytheon... |
|05/15/17||Luke Robitaille named 2017 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Champion|
|Texas team crowned top state Mathlete® squad for second year
ORLANDO, Fla., May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Luke Robitaille, a home-schooled 13-year-old 7th grader from Euless, Texas is the 2017 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS® National Champion, following an intense, elite competition at the Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
Luke Robitaille won the final round of the 2017 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Competition by answering the question: "In a barn, 100 chic... |
|05/11/17||Raytheon selected to develop 3DELRR, new expeditionary radar for U.S. Air Force|
|TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Co. - Integrated Defense Systems, Woburn, Massachusetts, has been awarded a $52,686,179 fixed-price-incentive-firm engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) contract for Three-Dimensional Expeditionary Long-Range Radar (3DELRR) System. Contractor will provide EMD of three 3DELRR production representative units. Work will be performed at Andover, Massachusetts, and is expected to be complete by Nov. 30, 2020. This award is the result o... |
|05/11/17||Think faster: advantages of quantum processing shown in head-to-head race|
|Scientists show a clear advantage to a prototype quantum processor over a classical processor in solving a machine learning algorithm
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A prototype quantum processor repeatedly beat a traditional, classical processor in a race to solve a puzzle, figuring out a secret combination up to 100 times faster by using exotic physics to sort through data that was deliberately packed with errors.
The experiment, detailed in a new academic paper by scien... |
|05/03/17||Raytheon begins AN/SPY-6(V) radar production|
|US Navy awards $327 million for first three ship sets
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is being awarded a $327,146,998 Fixed Price Incentive (firm target) modification to previously awarded contract N00024-14-C-5315 to exercise options for Air and Missile Defense Radar Program (AMDR) Low Rate Initial Production.
"Progressing to production is the result of a lot of hard work and dedication from our AMDR team of experts across Raytheon, the Navy, a... |
|05/02/17||Patriot saves lives by downing more than 100 ballistic missiles in combat|
|Raytheon-made Guidance Enhanced Missile interceptor instrumental to recent engagements
TEWSKBURY, Mass., May 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Since Jan. 1, 2015, Raytheon's [NYSE: RTN] Patriot™ integrated air and missile defense system has shot down more than 100 tactical ballistic missiles in combat operations around the world. More than 90 of those intercepts involved the low cost Raytheon-made Guidance Enhanced Missile family of interceptors.
Patriot employs m... |
|04/27/17||Standard Missile-6 passes rigorous graduation tests|
|Program moves one step closer to final operational capability
PACIFIC MISSILE FIRING RANGE, Hawaii, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- After a complex series of U.S. Navy flight tests, Standard Missile-6 proves it's ready to reach its final stage of the acquisition process: full operational capability. Reaching FOC is a kind of graduation exercise that signifies the weapon's sea worthiness—no more testing required.
SM-6, produced by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), is the only missile in the w... |
|04/27/17||Raytheon Reports Solid First Quarter 2017 Results|
|- Bookings of $5.7 billion; backlog of $36.1 billion, up 5.5 percent
- Net sales of $6.0 billion, up 3.4 percent
- EPS from continuing operations of $1.73, up 21.0 percent
- As previously announced, increased annual dividend by 8.9 percent to $3.19 per share
- Updated full-year 2017 guidance
WALTHAM, Mass., April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) today announced net sales for the first quarter 2017 of $6.0 billion, up 3.4 percent compared to $5.8 billion in t... |
|04/26/17||Raytheon awarded $375 million initial contract to upgrade U.S. Air Force Air and Space Operations Centers|
|'Modernization through Sustainment' to improve air and space command and control
HAMPTON, Va., April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force Materiel Command has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a contract with an initial value of up to $375 million over six years to sustain and modernize the Air and Space Operations Center Weapon System, or AOC WS. Under the contract, Raytheon will update the existing AOC WS baseline software and develop and deploy new software upgrades to improve ... |
|04/26/17||US Navy's Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar completes major design review, on track for development|
|TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Navy conducted the Preliminary Design Review for the new Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar, confirming system development is on track for delivery to the designated ship classes. The PDR followed several EASR milestones completed as planned on the development schedule, including the combined Systems Requirements and System Functional Reviews, and the Integrated Baseline Review.
EASR is the U.S. Navy's ... |
|04/24/17||Raytheon completes new $5 million warehouse at Diné facility near Farmington|
|State, Tribal and company leaders gather for grand opening
FARMINGTON, N.M., April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) formally opened a new $5 million, 30,000 square foot warehouse at its Diné facility on the Navajo Nation. Workers will use the new warehouse to build and store parts for the world's largest missile manufacturer. The expansion provides dozens of new jobs on the Navajo Nation.
The warehouse is part of a larger 95,000 squ... |
|04/19/17||Next-generation GPS launch system testing moves from Raytheon factory to customer site|
|AURORA, Colo., April 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The testing of the Launch and Checkout System for the Global Positioning System Next-Generation Operational Control System, known as GPS OCX, scored high with a pass rate of 97.7 percent and is now transitioning from the Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) factory to Schriever Air Force Base.
The LCS, which performs early orbit checkout, will next go through complete site-specific qualification and acceptance testing, including qualification and verification o... |
|04/18/17||Raytheon Company to release first quarter 2017 results on April 27, 2017|
|WALTHAM, Mass., April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its first quarter 2017 earnings news release at 7 a.m. EDT Thursday, April 27, 2017. The release will be posted on Raytheon's website.
The first quarter 2017 earnings results conference call will be at 9 a.m. EDT Thursday, April 27, 2017. The call will be audiocast on the Internet at www.raytheon.com/ir. Charts to be referenced during the call will be available on the website for printing prior to the call.... |
|04/15/17||University of Maryland, Baltimore County wins 2017 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Championship|
|SAN ANTONIO, April 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- University of Maryland, Baltimore County defeated nine other finalist teams to win the 2017 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition to become National Champions. The championship was held in San Antonio, Texas, April 13-15, with the top 10 college and university teams from across the nation facing off to protect a network against constant cyber attacks.
More than 230 colleges and universities participated in ... |
|04/12/17||Raytheon speeds delivery and secures satellite weather data|
|Upgrade to Common Ground System supports upcoming Joint Polar Satellite System-1 launch
AURORA, Colo., April 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has completed an upgrade and final testing of the data transport and processing system for the Joint Polar Satellite System Common Ground System which provides weather and environmental data used by NASA, NOAA, the U.S. Department of Defense and the agencies' international partners.
The upgrade accelerates data processing and dissemi... |
|04/06/17||World's most capable X-band ballistic missile defense radar upgrades to gallium nitride technology|
|U.S. Missile Defense Agency taps Raytheon for AN/TPY-2 GaN upgrade
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ballistic missiles will soon be easier to detect and defeat. The U.S. Missile Defense Agency has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $10 million contract modification to continue the development of hardware and software that will add gallium nitride, or GaN semiconductor technology to the AN/TPY-2 ballistic missile defense radar.
GaN inc... |
|04/04/17||New electric gun for Phalanx® Close-In Weapon System passes first test|
|Upgrade allows firing at varying rates, efficient use of ammunition
YUMA PROVING GROUND, Ariz., April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully tested a new electric gun for the Phalanx® Close-In Weapon System. The upgrade allows soldiers and sailors to fire at varying rates, which uses less ammunition.
Phalanx is a rapid-fire, computer-controlled radar and 20 mm gun system that automatically acquires, tracks and destroys enemy threats that have penetrated all ot... |
|03/31/17||Raytheon's Air & Missile Defense Radar successfully executes first ballistic missile test|
|TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) AN/SPY-6(V) Air and Missile Defense Radar searched for, acquired and tracked a ballistic missile test target during the radar's first dedicated Ballistic Missile Defense exercise at the U.S. Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF), Kauai, Hawaii. This result followed a series of successes for AN/SPY-6, including the tracking of integrated air and missile defense targets of opportunity, satellites and aircraft.
|03/29/17||Raytheon Company increases dividend by 8.9 percent; 13th consecutive annual increase|
|WALTHAM, Mass., March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has voted to increase the company's annual dividend payout rate by 8.9 percent, from $2.93 to $3.19 per share. The Board also authorized payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.7975 per outstanding share of common stock, to be paid on May 11, 2017, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on April 12, 2017. Payment of quarterly dividends is subject to Board authorization.
|03/27/17||Applications now open for 2017 Raytheon No Barriers expedition for wounded veterans|
|May 1, 2017, application deadline for August wilderness trek
TUCSON, Ariz., March 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Wounded veterans in Arizona, Southern California, New Mexico and Texas can now apply for the 2017 No Barriers Warriors Veteran Wilderness Expedition funded by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). In mid-August, the non-profit No Barriers Warriors organization will lead a team of 12 wounded veterans on a nine-day journey full of discoveries and challenges in Wyoming's Wind River Wilderness are... |
|03/14/17||Raytheon developing next generation, cross domain communication and engagement network for U.S. Navy|
|TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Office of Naval Research recently awarded Raytheon Company [NYSE: RTN] an $11.8 million contract to develop networking technologies enabling greater sensor interconnectivity and enhancing integrated fires capabilities for Naval operations.
Communications and Interoperability for Integrated Fires, or CIIF, will advance situational awareness for force-wide integrated air and missile defense. New and existing ships, planes, UAVs and expe... |
|03/09/17||Raytheon sponsors nation's largest cybersecurity competition|
|2017 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition kicks off
DULLES, Va., March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- College students from more than 220 schools across the country will showcase their defensive cyber skills during the 2017 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition. Beginning with 10 regional contests in March and April, the teams will compete to show who can best protect a computer network against real-world cyber-attacks.
In addition to being th... |
|03/07/17||New tech best practices drive progress on next-gen GPS OCX control system|
|Groundbreaking 'DevOps' development approach speeds progress on improved GPS
AURORA, Colo., March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon's (NYSE: RTN) use of technology development best practices and its completion of a systems engineering milestone are driving progress on the U.S. Air Force Global Positioning System Next-Generation Operational Control System, known as GPS OCX. This new system will provide improved performance and security for the GPS technology used by millions of users worldwid... |
|02/28/17||Raytheon, US Air Force upgrade MALD-J with anti-jam capabilities|
|Delivering improved performance at lower cost
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Air Force validated performance of an upgraded navigation system for the Miniature Air Launched Decoy-Jammer (MALD-J) in six flight tests from B-52 and F-16 aircraft at White Sands Missile Range, N.M.
The system upgrade, designated as GAINS II (GPS Aided Inertial Navigation System), includes an enhanced multi-element GPS controlled antenna assembly. This ne... |
|02/27/17||Raytheon Wins $128 million advanced mobile sensors program|
|Company to operate and maintain forward-deployed radars
DULLES, Va., Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a four year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract known as "Mobile Sensors" valued up to $128 million. Raytheon will operate and maintain the Cobra King radar aboard the United States Naval Ship Howard O. Lorenzen (TAGM-25) and the Gray Star radar aboard the USNS Invincible (TAGM-24).
"Raytheon is sustaining and modernizing... |
|02/27/17||Raytheon demonstrates first ever geolocation capability for radar warning receiver|
|Single-ship geolocation enhances aircrew survivability
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- 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" situational awareness at lower costs than competing systems through simple software modi... |
|02/24/17||Raytheon awarded contract to provide the State of Qatar with Early Warning Radar System|
|TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Co., Woburn, Massachusetts, has been awarded a $1,066,297,129 fixed-price, incentive-firm letter contract for a Qatar early warning radar system. Contractor will provide an early warning radar system that will be integrated into the Qatar integrated air and missile defense enterprise. Work will be performed at Woburn, Massachusetts, and is expected to be complete by June 30, 2021. This contract is 100 percent foreign military sales. This a... |
|02/16/17||Raytheon developing first of its kind automated assessment system for 21st century wargame scenarios|
|Program determines best response against battlespace threats
DULLES, Va., Feb. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Missile Defense Agency has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a contract to develop an automated tool that assesses the effectiveness of using missiles and interceptors (kinetic) and cyber and electronic warfare (non-kinetic) weapons in wargames. The system automatically teaches participants which weapons to use in every possible scenario, ultimately better preparing warfighter... |
|02/13/17||U.S., allies invest $202 million in Patriot Integrated Air and Missile Defense System|
|New investment will sustain highly skilled U.S. jobs
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has begun work on enhancements to the combat-proven Patriot Air and Missile Defense System that will make the system more capable, and improve Patriot's already high readiness.
The U.S. Army Contracting Command issued the contract, which was funded by the 13 nations that rely on Patriot for their defense. It was announced b... |
|02/08/17||Raytheon, Utilidata to deliver defense-grade cybersecurity for utilities|
|Alliance formed to enhance power grid security and incident response
DULLES, Va., Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Utilidata have formed a strategic alliance to help power utilities proactively detect, defend against and respond to cyber threats.
The effort will combine Utilidata's experience in the use of real-time data from the electrical grid to detect and respond to cyber attacks and Raytheon's expertise in pr... |
|02/04/17||Next-gen Standard Missile-3 completes first intercept test|
|U.S. demonstrates enhanced capabilities of larger, more advanced missile defense interceptor
PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY, Hawaii, Feb. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy and Missile Defense Agency (MDA) have completed the first successful intercept flight test of a Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IIA, a defensive weapon designed to defeat short- to intermediate-range ballistic missile threats.
Crew members onboard the USS John Paul Jones (DDG-53) launc... |
|01/31/17||Raytheon, USAF developing new signal processor for AMRAAM|
|Refresh helps ensure modern air-to-air missile production into the next decade
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Air Force are developing a new signal processor for the Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile under the Form Fit Function Refresh program, or F3R. The refresh will help ensure AMRAAM production well into the 2020s.
The new program comes as the government and industry team completes production of the 20,000th AMRAAM. Wi... |
|01/30/17||Raytheon executives to speak at Cowen and Company 38th Annual Aerospace/Defense & Industrials Conference on Feb. 8|
|WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that Raytheon Chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy and Raytheon Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Anthony F. O'Brien will speak at the Cowen and Company 38th Annual Aerospace/Defense & Industrials Conference on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017.
Their presentation is scheduled to start at 9:15 a.m. EST, and their remarks will be audiocast live (listen-only mode) through the Raytheon website, http://ww... |
|01/26/17||Raytheon Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results|
|- Strong bookings of $7.6 billion in the quarter and a record $27.8 billion for the year; book-to-bill ratio of 1.21 in the quarter and 1.16 for the year
- Fourth quarter net sales of $6.2 billion; full-year net sales of $24.1 billion, up 3.5 percent for the year
- Fourth quarter EPS from continuing operations of $1.84; full-year EPS from continuing operations of $7.44
- Strong operating cash flow from continuing operations of $1.1 billion in the quarter and $2.9 billion for the year, i... |
|01/25/17||Raytheon/Leonardo team withdraws from T-X competition|
|MCKINNEY, Texas, Jan. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Leonardo have decided not to jointly pursue the U.S. Air Force Advanced Pilot Training program, known as T-X. The companies released the following statement:
"In February 2016, Raytheon and Leonardo announced their intent to team on the T-X pursuit. While we remain confident that the T-100 is a strong solution, our companies were unable to reach a business agreement that is in the best interest of the U.S. Air For... |
|01/25/17||Raytheon completes factory acceptance testing of flight operations system for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope|
|Milestone clears path for delivery of ground controls for planned 2018 launch
AURORA, Colo., Jan. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) completed factory acceptance testing of the flight operations system for the James Webb Space Telescope. With seven times the light-collecting power of its predecessor, the Hubble Space Telescope, this next-generation telescope will gather data and images of dust clouds, stars and galaxies deeper into space.
Over 800 requirements were successfu... |
|01/23/17||U. S. Navy awards Raytheon $235 million for Standard Missile-6 production|
|Latest contract ushers in fourth year of full-rate production
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon Company $235 million for Standard Missile-6 all-up round production missiles and spares.
Raytheon will begin delivery in 2018. The missiles will be deployed on Aegis cruisers and destroyers to support U.S. Navy fleet operations. The award funds the fourth year of full-rate production for the multi-mission missile, which recently accomplished significa... |
|01/23/17||Raytheon and Center for Cyber Safety and Education expand cybersecurity scholarships for women|
|Encouraging women to pursue cybersecurity degrees
DULLES, Va., Jan. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the Center for Cyber Safety and Education™ will offer six new scholarships this year to encourage women to pursue cybersecurity degrees.
"Recent global surveys show young women see fewer opportunities in cyber careers than young men do," said Dave Wajsgras, president of Raytheon's Intelligence, Information and Services business. "If we can create a clear path to ... |
|01/18/17||James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld, Jr. elected to Raytheon Board of Directors|
|WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has elected James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld Jr. as a director, effective immediately.
Winnefeld, 60, is a retired United States Navy admiral who served as the ninth Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He previously served as Commander, U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) and Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD). Winnefeld's operational commands include serving as Comma... |
|01/17/17||Raytheon completes factory qualification testing of next-generation GPS Launch and Checkout System|
|System closer to delivering capabilities that will enhance GPS
AURORA, Colo., Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) reached another milestone in developing the U.S. Air Force Global Positioning System Next-Generation Operational Control System, known as GPS OCX, with the completion of the Factory Qualification Test of the Launch and Checkout System (LCS). GPS OCX will unleash dramatically increased performance and security of the GPS system that benefits millions of people worl... |
|01/17/17||Raytheon Company to release 2016 fourth quarter and full-year results on Jan. 26, 2017|
|WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its 2016 fourth quarter and full-year earnings news release at 7 a.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. The release will be posted on Raytheon's website.
The 2016 fourth quarter and full-year earnings results conference call will be at 9 a.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. The call will be audiocast on the Internet at www.raytheon.com/ir. Charts to be referenced during the call will be available on the website for... |
|01/11/17||US Navy, Raytheon generate Tomahawk missile flight plans in real time to strike time-sensitive targets|
|Back-to-back flight tests demonstrate flexible, mission-critical planning
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND, Calif., Jan. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed two flight tests of the Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile, demonstrating how missions can now be planned in real time to strike time-sensitive targets.
"Tomahawk's tactics and procedures have evolved to support the new missions that are being assigned to the weapon," s... |
|01/10/17||Standard Missile-6 approved for international sales|
|Multi-role missile protects against airborne, ballistic threats
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Defense has approved the release of Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-6 to several international customers. Many of the approved countries are seeking the multi-mission SM-6 to bolster their shipbuilding programs.
SM-6 currently provides U.S. Navy vessels with extended-range protection against fixed- and rota... |