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12/26/07Forbes Names Raytheon the Industry's Best Managed Company
WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 26, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Forbes has named Raytheon Company as the Best Managed Company in the Aerospace & Defense industry in its 10th annual survey of the 400 Best Big Companies. Forbes highlights Raytheon management for improving the company's financial performance, including a significant decline in debt, and notes the strong growth posted by Raytheon's Integrated Defense Systems, Network Centric Systems and Missile Systems businesses. ... 
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12/19/07Raytheon Launches 360-Degree Sensor to Enhance Border Security Capabilities
WASHINGTON, Dec. 19, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has launched the first wide-area, long-range sensor that provides an unblinking 360-degree view of target areas. The Eagle-300(TM) sensor, which Raytheon is manufacturing for SkyWatch LLC, enhances Raytheon's global border security and critical infrastructure protection capabilities. "The Eagle-300 supports Raytheon's persistent surveillance strategy that emphasizes the ability of collection systems to ling... 
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12/19/07Raytheon Awarded $2.9 Million to Develop a Stand-Off Radiation Detection System
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 19, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $2.9 million contract to develop a Stand-Off Radiation Detection System (SORDS) for the Department of Homeland Security. In developing a SORDS solution for DHS, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) is utilizing its OpenAIR(TM) business model, leveraging the best of large and small businesses, as well as academia, to drive the best solution. Raytheon IDS is working with Los Alamos Na... 
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12/18/07John M. Mitnick Joins Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC as Vice President and General Counsel
RESTON, Va., Dec. 18, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- John M. Mitnick has joined Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), as vice president and general counsel. Mitnick is responsible for the delivery of legal services to RTSC. He is also responsible for the Environmental, Health, and Safety function and leads the RTSC legal team as it collaborates with its business partners to develop legal, ethics, and compliance solutions while facilitating b... 
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12/17/07Japan Successfully Test Fires Its First Raytheon-Built Standard Missile-3
PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY, KAUAI, Hawaii, Dec. 17, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force successfully flight tested its first Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-built Standard Missile-3. The SM-3 Block IA missile engaged and destroyed a medium-range ballistic missile target more than 60 miles above the Pacific Ocean. Personnel at the U.S. Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai launched the ballistic missile target while the crew of the Japanese destroyer... 
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12/17/07Raytheon Technology Receives High Marks at Coalition Warrior Interoperability Demonstration
Compartmented High Assurance Information Network technology exceeds expectations MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Dec. 17, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Compartmented High Assurance Information Network (CHAIN) and Multi-Level Secure Voice Conference technology has been recognized by the U.S. Joint Forces Command as one of the most promising technologies at the Coalition Warrior Interoperability Demonstrations (CWID). "Our success at C... 
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12/17/07Raytheon's Electro-Optical/Infrared System Advances to Zumwalt Production
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 17, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) achieved a significant milestone on the Zumwalt-class destroyer program with the successful design review of the ship's electro- optical/infrared (EO/IR) system. With this success, the U.S. Navy has given Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems approval to advance the design into the production phase. Raytheon's EO/IR system delivers critical Zumwalt capabilities, including 360-degree, 24-hour situational awa... 
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12/14/07SC Magazine Awards 5-Star Rating to Raytheon Oakley Systems' SureView(TM) Insider Threat Monitoring Solution
SureView secures highest rating for 'unsurpassed' replay capability and ease of use SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 14, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- SC Magazine, a leading information technology security publication, has awarded Raytheon Oakley Systems' SureView(TM) solution a 5-star review and its prestigious "recommended" rating in its recent analysis of data leakage prevention solutions. The 5-star overall rating is the highest awarded by SC Magazine, which examin... 
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12/13/07Raytheon's MK 57 Launcher Recognized as a Top 5 DoD Program
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 13, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) MK 57 Vertical Launching System (VLS) program for the Zumwalt- class destroyer (DDG 1000) has been recognized by the Department of Defense and the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) as a 2006 Top 5 DoD program award winner for excellence in systems engineering. Co-developed by Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) and BAE Systems, the MK 57 VLS provides critical ship self defense capabili... 
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12/12/07Raytheon Company Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 12, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 25.5 cents per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on January 31, 2008 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on January 3, 2008. Raytheon Company, with 2006 sales of $20.3 billion, is a technology leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government... 
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12/12/07Raytheon Hosts First Responders Experiment
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 12, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) hosted a mission readiness experiment Nov. 30 involving federal, state and local agencies looking for ways to improve the procedures, protocols, interfaces and systems employed for responding to very serious incidents. The experiment was conducted in an exercise environment that allowed responders and players to see how their roles, interactions and decisions would play out in responding to a ma... 
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12/11/07Raytheon Awarded $5.3 Million to Provide Surveillance Systems to NATO
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $5.3 million contract by NATO Maintenance and Supply Agency to provide tower-based, elevated persistent surveillance capability for protection of NATO forces in Afghanistan. The Enhanced Surveillance Systems has similarities to Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment (RAID) systems currently deployed by the U.S. Army in Iraq and Afghanistan. In addition to providing the enhanced surveillance s... 
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12/11/07Raytheon Information Solutions Vice President TW Scott Named Computerworld 2008 Premier 100 IT Leader
RESTON, Va., Dec. 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- IDG's Computerworld Magazine announced that TW Scott, vice president of Raytheon Information Solutions (RIS), has been selected as one of the Premier 100 IT Leaders for 2008. Scott joins an elite list of IT executives being recognized for their exceptional leadership ability in resolving the pressing business problems of today. Selected by Computerworld editors, the Premier 100 includes chief information officers, chief technology officers... 
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12/04/07Raytheon Successfully Tests New Air-Launched Missile Defense System
TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 4, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has successfully flight tested a key component of the Network Centric Airborne Defense Element missile defense system with the intercept of a test ballistic missile. The Dec. 3 test at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., demonstrated the NCADE infrared seeker's ability to acquire and track a ballistic missile target in the boost phase. NCADE is an air-launched weapon system designed to engage short- and medium-r... 
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11/30/07Raytheon Completes Sale of Flight Options LLC to H.I.G. Capital
WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 30, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed the sale of its wholly owned subsidiary, Flight Options LLC, to H.I.G. Capital, a Miami, Florida-based global investment firm. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. As previously announced and disclosed on October 25, 2007, the Company expects to record in the fourth quarter 2007 an after-tax charge of approximately $45 million, subject to purchase price adjustments, to write ... 
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11/29/07Raytheon Canada Awarded $22.4 Million to Perform Repair and Overhaul Activities for Canadian Navy Radar Systems
CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 29, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Canadian government has awarded a contract to Raytheon Canada Limited for the repair, overhaul, engineering and upgrade services for eight AN/SPS-49 (V) radar systems for the Canadian Navy. The new contract extends Raytheon's support services to the Navy until 2013, with options to 2015, and is valued at about $22.4 million. The contract, signed this month between Raytheon Canada and Public Works and Government Services of Ca... 
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11/28/07Navy Exercises $52 Million Option for Raytheon's Mine Hunting Sonar
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 28, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $52 million contract for the low rate initial production of nine new AN/AQS-20A sonar mine detecting sets, spares and their accompanying kits. The award represents the exercising of options under the Navy's existing AN/AQS-20A contract with Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, bringing the total contract value to $191 million and increasing the total number of systems ordered t... 
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11/26/07Raytheon Selected to Design the Next GPS Control Segment for Precision Navigation and Timing
Next-generation control segment to enhance warfighter and civilian GPS capabilities AURORA, Colo., Nov. 26, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $160 million, 18-month contract to develop a new system design for the next-generation Global Positioning System Control Segment. The contract was awarded by the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center. The new control segment will revolutionize GPS command, control... 
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11/20/07Raytheon Completes Test to Begin Improving Accuracy of Global Positioning System Signals Over India
FULLERTON, Calif., Nov. 20, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully completed the final system acceptance test to augment standard Global Positioning System signals over India. The latest test of the GPS Aided GEO Augmented Navigation-Technology Demonstration System, or GAGAN-TDS, is an important milestone in the worldwide transition to satellite-based navigation for civil aviation. When completed, GAGAN will join other space-based augmentation systems in pro... 
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11/19/07Raytheon Wins $36.1 Million U.S. Air Force Paveway(TM) Contract
TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 19, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- With the award of $36.1 million, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has won the majority share of U.S. Air Force competitive contracts for Paveway(TM) II laser guided bomb components for fiscal year 2007. This is the third consecutive Air Force majority share award for Raytheon, setting a benchmark for affordability and performance in the precision-guided weapons market. The $36.1 million contract calls for Raytheon to provide the Air Force w... 
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11/15/07New Raytheon Warfighter Protection Center Certified as First 'Green' Facility in Alabama with New LEED Silver certification
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Nov. 15, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The new Raytheon Warfighter Protection Center in Huntsville, Ala., has been awarded the prestigious LEED Silver certification by the non-profit U.S. Green Building Council, making it the first official "green" facility in the state under the newer, more stringent standards. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. In order to obtain the Silver certification, the Raytheon facility in Huntsville had to earn enough... 
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11/15/07U.S. Navy Increases Order for Raytheon's Airborne Low Frequency Sonar
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 15, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $15.4 million U.S. Navy contract for the AN/AQS-22 Airborne Low Frequency Sonar system, the primary undersea anti-submarine warfare sensor for the U.S. Navy's MH-60R multi-mission helicopter. The AN/AQS-22 provides essential anti-submarine warfare mission support capabilities, including submarine detection, tracking, localization, classification, acoustic intercept, underwater communica... 
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11/14/07Raytheon Awarded $17 Million to Deliver Wireless TOW Missiles to Canada
TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 14, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $17 million U.S. Army contract to build 462 TOW (Tube-Launched, Optically-Tracked, Wire-Guided) Bunker Buster missiles for the Canadian Army. The Canadian contract is the first international sale of the TOW Bunker Buster missile, which employs a fragmenting, high-explosive warhead designed to breach or destroy a multitude of target sets -- particularly those in complex urban terrain. Under... 
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11/14/07Raytheon Awarded Contract with U.K. Home Office for e-Borders Project
GARLAND, Texas, Nov. 14, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has signed a contract with the U.K. Home Office to develop and implement the nation's 'e-Borders' project, an advanced border control and security program. The program will collect and analyze passenger and crew data, provided by carriers (air, sea and rail), of all journeys to and from the U.K. in advance of their travel. It will support an intelligence-led approach to operating border controls, by identify... 
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11/13/07Raytheon to Develop Solution for Submarine Communications
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $5.2 million U.S. Navy development contract to deliver a tactical paging solution that improves submarine communications. "Submarine communication protocols are much the same as they were 60 years ago," said Jerry Powlen, vice president, Network Centric Systems' Integrated Communications Systems. "Integrating satellite communications with acoustic Deep Siren technology dramatically changes t... 
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11/13/07Raytheon Aligns with Indian Companies to Pursue Emerging Opportunities
NEW DELHI, India, Nov. 13, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Forging strategic alignments intended to help develop superior defense technology for India's military forces, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has signed memorandums of understanding with five major Indian companies. The firms are Wipro Limited, Bharat Electronics Limited, Larsen & Toubro Limited, Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Company Limited, and Data Patterns (India) Private Limited. The MOUs represent another step toward establish... 
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11/12/07Raytheon Selected for Army Common Sensor Payload
MCKINNEY, Texas, Nov. 12, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army has selected Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to provide a common sensor payload for manned and unmanned aircraft in a program that could represent more than $1 billion in potential sales. The initial $11 million order to Raytheon is part of an indefinite delivery-indefinite quantity contract award that includes options up to $1.2 billion. The program calls for design and development, testing and air vehicle integration of a... 
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11/12/07Raytheon Purchases Sarcos' Robotics Technologies
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 12, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has acquired the robotics technologies and capabilities of Sarcos. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Sarcos researches and develops technologies in the advanced field of micro-electro mechanical systems. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. "With Sarcos we are gaining world-renowned research and development capabilities in robotics technology, providing us with new capabilities to expand our position... 
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11/09/07Raytheon, U.S. Navy Sign $241.8 Million Phalanx Close-In Weapon System Orders
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is being awarded two contracts totaling $241.8 million to overhaul and upgrade 34 Phalanx Close-In Weapon Systems for the U.S. Navy and one system for the Royal Australian Navy. Raytheon will also build 12 Land-Based Phalanx Weapon Systems for the U.S. Army and provide associated hardware to all three services under the agreements. Phalanx is a rapid-fire, computer-controlled radar and 20 mm gun system that... 
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11/09/07Raytheon Delivers 3,000th Joint Standoff Weapon to the U.S. Navy
TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has delivered its 3,000th Joint Standoff Weapon to the U.S. Navy. JSOW is a family of affordable, precision-guided, air-to-ground glide weapons capable of striking targets in sensitive and well-defended areas. More than 400 JSOWs have been used in combat operations, including Operation Iraqi Freedom. "JSOW's battle-proven capability provides us with an unbeatable combination of affordability, lethalit... 
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11/08/07Raytheon Receives Top U.S. Government Award for Its Workplace Diversity Efforts
WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was honored Nov. 8 by the U.S. Department of Labor as the 2007 recipient of the prestigious Secretary of Labor's Opportunity Award, the federal government's highest award that recognizes exemplary and innovative workplace diversity efforts by federal contractors. The Opportunity Award is among the most desired equal employment opportunity awards. Companies must demonstrate through programs or activities a commit... 
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11/08/07U.S. Navy Awards Raytheon $45 million for AEGIS Logistics
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 8, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $45 million contract to perform performance- based logistics for the AEGIS weapons system from 2007 through 2012. Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems will perform repairs and provide spares for the AN/SPY-1 radar and MK 99 Fire Control System, both key components of the AEGIS system. Raytheon IDS is responsible for supporting AEGIS systems used by the U.S. Navy, as well as m... 
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11/07/07Raytheon Awarded $27 Million for LPD 17 Life-Cycle Engineering and Support
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 7, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $27 million U.S. Navy contract for life-cycle engineering and systems integration for LPD 17, the U.S. Navy's next- generation class of amphibious warfare ships. Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) is the prime contractor for life-cycle engineering and systems integration for the LPD 17 ship class, providing integrated shipboard electronics support and engineering services. This co... 
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11/06/07Raytheon Standard Missile-3 Achieves Dual Intercepts in Space
PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY, KAUAI, Hawaii, Nov. 6, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- - In a first-of-its-kind dual missile defense test, two Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-built Standard Missile-3s, fired from a U.S. Navy ship, simultaneously intercepted and destroyed two short-range ballistic missile targets in space, Nov. 6. This was the first time a Navy ship demonstrated simultaneous engagements against ballistic missile targets outside the earth's atmosphere. These w... 
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11/06/07Raytheon to Proceed with the Warfighter FOCUS Program
General Dynamics joins the Warrior Training Alliance RESTON, Va., Nov. 6, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army has directed Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to proceed with consolidating the Army's live, virtual and constructive training operations and support systems worldwide under the Warfighter Field Operations Customer Support (FOCUS) contract. The Raytheon-led Warrior Training Alliance (WTA) will move forward with General Dynamics Information Technology as a key member o... 
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11/02/07Raytheon AFATDS Receives Top 5 Department of Defense Program Award for Systems Engineering
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 2, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Advanced Field Artillery Data System (AFATDS) program has been recognized by the Department of Defense and the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) as a 2006 Top 5 DoD program award winner for Systems Engineering. AFATDS is the Army's system of record for planning, coordinating and controlling all mortars, close air support, naval gunfire, attack helicopters, offensive electronic warfare, fie... 
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11/02/07Raytheon Wins F-15E Radar Modernization Program to Equip 224 Aircraft
Who/What: Raytheon Company invites the media to attend a telecon briefing highlighting the company's selection by The Boeing Company to be the AESA radar supplier for the F-15E USAF Strike Eagle fleet. The briefing will be led by Mike Henchey, Director, Business Development, and Jim Hvizd, F-15E Capture Lead, from our Space and Airborne Systems division. The source selection award covers AESA rada... 
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11/02/07Raytheon Selected by Boeing for F-15e Radar Modernization Program
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon's (NYSE: RTN) revolutionary active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar has been selected by The Boeing Company to supply next-generation capabilities to the U.S. Air Force for the F-15E Strike Eagle. The source selection award covers AESA radar development, the production of test assets for the system design and development program and production options for retrofit of the 224 F-15Es in the U.S. Air Force fleet. "Rayth... 
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11/01/07Raytheon to Partner in Marine Corps Research Laboratory to Make Infantry Equipment Safer
STAFFORD, Va., Nov. 1, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will partner with the Marine Corps Systems Command as the primary integrator for a human factors laboratory facility that will study potential improvements in the effectiveness of the equipment Marine squads carry into battle. Located in Stafford and opening on Nov. 1, the facility will be known as the "Gruntworks." It will analyze the equipment Marine riflemen carry in terms of loading, logistics, human facto... 
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10/31/07National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System Command, Control and Communications Segment Completes Transition to Operations
Successfully Commanding the NPOESS Preparatory Project (NPP) Satellite SUITLAND, Md., Oct. 31, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), Northrop Grumman Corp. and the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) Integrated Program Office (IPO) successfully completed the transition of the NPOESS command, control and communications segment (C3S) to the operations and support team. This milestone culminated more than four years of developme... 
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10/31/07U.S. Air Force Joins U.S. Navy and Marines in Using Raytheon's Laser-guided Maverick in Combat Operations
TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 31, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force fired Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) AGM-65E laser-guided Maverick missile in combat operations for the first time in June. Until now, only the Navy and Marine Corps have used the laser-guided version of the Maverick missile. The laser-guided Maverick has a combat-proven record of effectiveness and reliability against armored and moving surface targets in urban environments and during close air support missions. R... 
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10/30/07Raytheon JPS Communications and Invizeon To Market an Emergency Notification System
RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 30, 2007 /PRNewswire / -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) JPS Communications has partnered with Missoula, Mont.-based Invizeon Corp. to market an emergency alert system to colleges, universities, and civil and military customers. The system delivers an emergency notification message within minutes to thousands of users -- independent of device, access method or carrier. In crises, senior officials need fast, reliable methods of distributing information to citize... 
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10/30/07Navy Approves Raytheon's Zumwalt Total Ship Computing Environment Infrastructure
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Oct. 30, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) recently achieved a significant Zumwalt-class destroyer program milestone with the successful preliminary design review of the "Release 5" Total Ship Computing Environment Infrastructure (TSCEI). TSCEI is a key element of the ship's overall Total Ship Computing Environment, which comprises six releases of software and more than 5 million lines of code. Each incremental TSCEI release adds improved mission c... 
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10/29/07Raytheon's Terminal High Altitude Area Defense Radar Successful in Missile Defense Test
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Oct. 29, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) radar built by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) performed successfully in the latest integrated THAAD flight test conducted by the Missile Defense Agency and THAAD prime contractor, Lockheed Martin, at the Pacific Missile Range Facility in Hawaii Oct. 27. The test resulted in the successful intercept of an "exoatmospheric" (outside the Earth's atmosphere), unitary target over the Pacific Oce... 
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10/29/07Raytheon Teams with Industry Best To Pursue Army Satellite Communications Program
Teaming follows recent mission systems integration success on Navy program ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 29, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will team with the industry's best communication solutions providers in pursuing the Army's next generation of satellite communications, the High Capacity Communications Capability, or HC3. Raytheon's significant systems integration expertise includes its work on the Navy's Zumwalt class destroyer program and its recent $1 billion Na... 
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10/29/07Raytheon Introduces Networked Radio to Improve Critical Communications
MicroLight(TM)-DH500 transforms battlefield communications ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 29, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has introduced a transformational battlefield radio that dramatically improves communications and situational awareness. The MicroLight(TM)-DH500, a fully integrated, single, lightweight device, is derived from the only proven, networked communications radio that can provide soldiers with simultaneous voice, video, data and critical position... 
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10/25/07Raytheon Reports Strong Third Quarter 2007 Results; Announces New $2.0 Billion Share Repurchase Plan
Highlights Strong bookings of $6.5 billion; backlog of $33.9 billion Sales of $5.4 billion, up 8 percent Earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations of $0.69, up 17 percent $0.86 excluding Flight Options (1) Announces agreement to sell Flight Options LLC Repurchased 8.6 million shares for $500 million WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 25, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: R... 
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10/23/07Raytheon Completes Acquisition of Oakley Networks
Integration of Oakley capabilities enhances strong information security portfolio GARLAND, Texas, Oct. 23, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Oakley Networks, Inc., a privately held technology company based in Salt Lake City, Utah, and a recognized leader in cyber-security and data leakage prevention systems. The purchase of Oakley Networks strengthens Raytheon's capabilities in... 
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10/22/07Raytheon's New Warfighter Protection Center Receives Two Environmental Awards
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Oct. 22, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) new Warfighter Protection Center in Huntsville, Ala., was honored recently with two awards for its efforts to reduce air pollutant emissions and for promoting environmental education. The City of Huntsville and its Air Pollution Control Board presented the awards. "These two environmental awards are very special for us because they highlight the many energy saving features we incorporated into our new f... 
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10/16/07Raytheon Awarded $45.5 Million for Sensor Netting Technology
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Oct. 16, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Under a $45.5 million contract for sensor fusion and advanced networking technology, the Department of Defense (DoD) is purchasing the Raytheon Solipsys Tactical Component Network (TCN(R)) technology. "TCN provides a critical warfighting capability in the form of a sensor netting framework to achieve a single integrated picture and joint interoperability," said Mark Trenor, president of Raytheon Solipsys. "TCN also provides a path fo... 
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10/16/07Raytheon Company to Release Third Quarter 2007 Results on October 25, 2007
WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 16, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its third quarter 2007 earnings news release at 7:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, October 25, 2007. The release will be posted on the Raytheon home page. The third quarter 2007 earnings results conference call will be at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, October 25, 2007. The call will be audio cast on the Internet at http://www.raytheon.com. Charts to be referenced during the call will be available ... 
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10/15/07Raytheon JPS Communications Collaborates with Cisco to Provide Interoperability Solution
RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 15, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) JPS Communications, the industry leader in radio interoperability technology, will collaborate with San Jose, Calif.,-based Cisco in an agreement to market an integrated local and wide-area communications solution. The effort combines the best of JPS and Cisco technology to dramatically improve interoperability for both military and civil customers. During emergency or normal operations, first responders, s... 
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10/15/07Raytheon Team Successfully Integrates Coalition Sharing of ISR Data at Empire Challenge 2007
First Large-Scale Use of the DCGS Integration Backbone Technology CHINA LAKE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) achieved several industry firsts in the sharing of intelligence, reconnaissance, and surveillance (ISR) data between coalition, NATO countries and the United States using the Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) Integration Backbone (DIB). At Empire Challenge 2007, Raytheon's successful effort showed a first for near real-time integ... 
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10/11/07Raytheon Illuminator Succeeds in Airborne Laser Flight Tests
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- A solid-state illuminator laser developed by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) for the Missile Defense Agency has been fired successfully more than 50 times for periods of up to 90 seconds since in-flight tests began in January. The kilowatt-class illuminator, built for the agency's Airborne Laser (ABL) program and fired from a heavily modified Boeing 747, is used to track a boosting ballistic missile. The projectile is then destroyed by... 
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10/09/07Raytheon's $52.2 million F-15 AESA Radar Production Contract Gets Under Way
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on breakthrough technology defined by its active electronically scanned array radar for the F/A-18, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has launched production of its latest AESA system for another formidable fighter. In a program funded by a $52.2 million Boeing contract, Raytheon will deliver six APG-63(V)3 AESA systems and a spare to the Air National Guard as part of its F-15C upgrade program. Raytheon will deliver an additional... 
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10/09/07Raytheon to Partner with Army on Integrated Air and Missile Defense
McKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has entered a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement, or CRADA, with the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command-U.S. Army Forces Strategic Command (SMDC-ARSTRAT) to investigate improvements to integrated air and missile defense mission effectiveness. Under the five-year agreement, Raytheon will develop and implement a series of simulations-based investigations that share simulation and evaluati... 
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10/08/07Raytheon Awarded $150 Million Patriot 'Pure Fleet' Contract
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Oct. 8, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $150 million U.S. Army contract to begin the Patriot "Pure Fleet" modernization program bringing all Army Patriot equipment to state-of-the-art Patriot Configuration 3 status. The initial contract provides for the upgrade of one battalion consisting of four fire units of Patriot hardware. "Pure Fleet" is the result of the Army's decision in February 2006 to upgrade additional tacti... 
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10/08/07NetFires LLC Delivers First Future Combat System Equipment to Army Soldiers
TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 8, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- NetFires LLC, a joint venture between Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems business and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Missiles and Fire Control, delivered the first two Non Line-of-Sight-Launch System Container Launch Units to Army Evaluation Task Force soldiers in Fort Bliss, Texas. The NLOS-LS CLU is the first Future Combat System equipment to be delivered, taking FCS closer to providing the warfighter a much-needed precision w... 
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10/04/07Australia's Air Warfare Destroyer Build Begins With Signing of Contract Valued at US$1.2 Billion
CANBERRA, Australia, Oct. 4, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives of the AWD Alliance (the Commonwealth of Australia, Raytheon Australia and ASC Shipbuilding) have signed Australia's Air Warfare Destroyers (AWD) Phase III contract signaling the start of building. As the AWD Mission Systems Integrator, Raytheon Australia will "Australianize" the combat system around the Aegis core. The contract covers the design, development and procurement of the "Australianized" combat system, an... 
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10/03/07Raytheon Receives $11.9 Million for Initial Production of ALR-69A(V) Radar Warning Receivers
GOLETA, Calif., Oct. 3, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded an $11.9 million contract to manufacture ALR-69A(V) radar warning receiver systems for the Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga. The new contract is for the first phase of a low rate initial production program. This phase calls for continued development of the system as well as production of 13 all-digital receivers. Deliveries of the systems are expected to begin in... 
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10/03/07Saudi Arabia Awards Raytheon Two Air Defense Contracts
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Oct. 3, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has awarded two contracts to Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) totaling more than $100 million. The awarded contracts include a multi-year contract to Raytheon to continue to provide technical, training and logistics support from 2007 through 2009 for the Kingdom's Patriot and Hawk air defense systems. The other is a contract extension to provide local support services for 2007. "Raytheon is proud ... 
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10/01/07Government Review Reaffirms Raytheon's Navy Multiband Terminal Contract Win
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 1, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has directed Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to proceed with development of the Navy Multiband Terminal (NMT). The direction to proceed with the NMT contract comes after the U.S. government reviewed a protest by the Harris Corporation and reaffirmed the original award decision that Raytheon offered the best value solution to the customer. As the Navy originally announced on May 31, 2007, Raytheon was named the winner... 
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10/01/07Raytheon Milestone Keeps Dual Band Radar on Track
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Oct. 1, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has achieved a significant milestone in advancing the final development of the company's Dual Band Radar (DBR) for the U.S. Navy's Zumwalt Class destroyer. Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) led the government-industry team in the successful installation of the Lockheed Martin Volume Search Radar (VSR) array at the Surface Warfare Engineering Facility at the Naval Base Ventura County, Port Hueneme, ... 
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09/28/07Raytheon Missile Defense Systems Key in Successful Ballistic Missile Intercept in Space
TUCSON, Ariz., and TEWKSBURY, Mass., Sept. 28, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) components built under contract to The Boeing Company, the prime contractor for the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system, played key roles in the destruction of a ballistic missile target during GMD's latest successful flight test conducted Sept. XX by the U.S. Missile Defense Agency. The Raytheon-built Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle (EKV) intercepted the ballistic missile target i... 
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09/28/07Raytheon, Army Partnership Recognized with Defense Logistics Award
MCKINNEY, Texas, Sept. 28, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- A Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) partnership with the U.S. Army has been named the winner of the Defense Department's 2007 Secretary of Defense Performance Based Logistics (Sub-System Level) Award. The partnership on Improved Target Acquisition System (ITAS) Contractor Logistics Support was cited by DoD for dramatically improving the mission success of the ITAS through innovative performance based logistics. Against a requirement o... 
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09/27/07Raytheon Awarded $6.5 Million for Hybrid Silicon Compound Semiconductors
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Sept. 27, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Office of Naval Research has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $6.5 million contract to develop affordable, high-performance semiconductor integrated circuits for electronic-driven military systems. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is funding the contract as part of its Compound Semiconductor Materials on Silicon (COSMOS) program. Dr. Mark Rosker is DARPA's program manager. A Raytheon-led team will inte... 
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09/27/07Raytheon Helps Carve New Employment Paths for People with Disabilities
PROVIDENCE, R.I., Sept. 27, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) recently facilitated a day-long strategic retreat to address the barriers and challenges that people with disabilities have when trying to enter the workforce. The event, titled "Creating Pathways to Work: Strategic Visioning Retreat," was hosted by Rhodes to Independence, a nonprofit entity operated under the auspices of the University of Rhode Island's College of Pharmacy. A variety of po... 
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09/20/07Raytheon Announces Agreement to Purchase Oakley Networks
GARLAND, Texas, Sept. 20, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Oakley Networks, a leading developer of cyber-security technology. Terms of the agreement were not released. Oakley Networks was founded in 2001 to deliver security solutions to the U.S. government and Fortune 500 companies to protect their most critical information technology assets from abuse or misuse. The Oakley platform uniquel... 
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09/18/07Raytheon Company Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 18, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 25.5 cents per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on November 1, 2007 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on October 2, 2007. Raytheon Company, with 2006 sales of $20.3 billion, is a technology leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other governmen... 
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09/17/07Raytheon Repeats Perfect Score on the Annual Corporate Equality Index
WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 17, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third consecutive year, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has achieved a 100 percent score on the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The HRC, the nation's largest gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) rights organization, rates American companies annually on how they treat GLBT employees, consumers and investors. In 2005, Raytheon became the first defense and aerospace company to achieve a 100 per... 
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09/11/07Raytheon Delivers Active Denial System 2 to U.S. Air Force
TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered its non-lethal Active Denial System 2 to the U.S. Air Force Aug. 31. Raytheon's Active Denial System is designed to use millimeter wave technology to repel individuals without causing injury. Active Denial System 2 is an enhanced, ruggedized version of the initial active denial capability that Raytheon built for the Air Force under the Office of the Secretary of Defense's Advanced Concept Technolog... 
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09/11/07Raytheon Awarded $5 Million Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment Contract Option
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Sept. 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $5 million U.S. Army contract option to provide Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment (RAID) Mobile Eagle Eye tower systems to protect U.S. and coalition forces in Iraq. The contract calls for nine Mobile Eagle Eye elevated sensor systems with deliveries beginning in February 2008. Work will be performed at Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems' Integrated Air Defense Center, Andover, Mass., ... 
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09/10/07Raytheon Delivers to Keep Zumwalt on Schedule
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has achieved a significant milestone with the early delivery of critical vendor furnished information to Northrop Grumman, one of the shipbuilders for the U.S. Navy's Zumwalt Class next generation destroyer (DDG 1000). This milestone highlights the ongoing success of a new, collaborative design and delivery strategy devised to meet the collective goals of the Zumwalt government-industry team to keep ship const... 
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09/10/07Raytheon to Provide Counter-Narcoterrorism Programs and Operations Support
RESTON, Va., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company (RTSC) LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has been awarded a five-year, indefinite delivery-indefinite quantity contract to support the Department of Defense's counter-narcoterrorism activities. This multiple contractor award has an estimated ceiling value of $15 billion. The scope of work across all task orders is to provide equipment, material and services to the DOD's Counter-Narcoterrorism... 
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09/07/07Raytheon Names Les Janka Vice President, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia NCS Operations
MCKINNEY, Texas, Sept. 7, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Network Centric Systems (NCS) has named Les Janka vice president, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia NCS operations. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070907/NEF008 ) Janka will be based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and will act as the senior NCS executive in the Kingdom. He will represent NCS on all operational and business development issues in the Kingdom and will be responsible to develop close rel... 
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09/07/07Raytheon Prepares Students for Back to School With Virtual Shopping Spree on MathMovesU.com
New MathMovesU program helps returning students boost math skills while winning great prizes WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 7, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- As students across the country gear up for the new school year, MathMovesU has launched MMU Mall, a back-to-school virtual shopping spree that will help students polish their math skills as they return to school. MMU Mall helps sixth-to eighth-grade students brush up on their math skills and gives them a chance to win... 
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09/06/07ThalesRaytheonSystems to Provide Upgrade for Battle Control System
FULLERTON, Calif., Sept. 6, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- ThalesRaytheonSystems has received a $25.6 million contract to provide the U.S. Air Force with capability upgrades to the Battle Control System-Fixed (BCS-F) for Air Combat Command, NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense) and Air Forces Northern (AFNORTH). "Having common software and a common human-machine interface between the fixed and mobile communities will reduce development, testing, and training costs for the Air Force," sai... 
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09/06/07Raytheon Teams With Booz Allen Hamilton to Pursue the FAA's Air Traffic Control Optimum Training Solution Program
RESTON, Va., Sept. 6, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has signed a teaming agreement with Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc., to pursue the Federal Aviation Administration's Air Traffic Control Optimum Training Solution (ATCOTS) program. ATCOTS is the FAA's program to procure a performance-based solution for training of new and current air traffic controllers. The FAA is expected to announce the multi-year, ... 
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09/04/07Wayne Iurillo Appointed Vice President and General Manager of Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC Customized Engineering and Depot Support
INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 4, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has named Wayne Iurillo vice president and general manager of RTSC's Indianapolis-based Customized Engineering and Depot Support (CEDS) business unit. Iurillo will report to Rick Yuse, Raytheon Company vice president and president of RTSC. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070904/NETU003 ) Iurillo has more than 20 years of exper... 
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09/04/07Raytheon Executives to Speak at Morgan Stanley Conference
WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 4, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that William H. Swanson, Chairman and CEO, and David C. Wajsgras, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at Morgan Stanley's CEOs Unplugged Industrials Conference on Tuesday, September 11, 2007. Their presentation is scheduled to start at 11:00 a.m. EDT. Swanson's and Wajsgras' remarks will be audio cast live (listen-only mode) through the Raytheon web site, ... 
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08/29/07Raytheon Names Dr. Thomas Kennedy Vice President for Tactical Airborne Systems
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 29, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Space and Airborne Systems business has named Dr. Thomas A. Kennedy vice president of its Tactical Airborne Systems organization. Kennedy will report to Jon Jones, Raytheon Company vice president and president of SAS. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070829/NEW051 ) Kennedy assumes overall responsibility for the business operations and strategic direction of Tactical Airborne Systems... 
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08/27/07Raytheon Radio Frequency Components Semiconductor Foundry Receives Top National Security Administration Accreditation
ANDOVER, Mass., Aug. 27, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Security Administration's Trusted Access Program Office has accredited Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) semiconductor foundry, Raytheon Radio Frequency Components (RRFC), as a Department of Defense Category 1 Trusted Foundry. The agency's Category 1 designation, the highest awarded by the Department of Defense, recognizes Raytheon's support of defense systems vital to mission effectiveness or operational readiness of deployed... 
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08/23/07Raytheon Advances Zumwalt's Integrated Undersea Warfare System to Production
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Aug. 23, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) achieved a significant milestone in the Zumwalt Class destroyer program with the successful design review of the ship's undersea warfare systems -- collectively referred to as the integrated acoustic sensor suite. With this success, the U.S. Navy has given Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) approval to advance the acoustic sensor suite's design into production. The acoustic sensor suite delivers cri... 
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08/21/07U.S. Navy Recommends Raytheon Submarine Combat System for Fleet Introduction
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Aug. 21, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has recommended Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) advanced submarine combat control system, AN/BYG-1, for fleet introduction on the SSGN Ohio Class and SSN-21 Seawolf Class attack submarines after favorable tests and evaluations. The recent Follow-on Operational Test & Evaluation reports highlighted several performance enhancements and confirmed the operational effectiveness and suitability of the AN/BYG-1(V)6 and (V)7 for the ... 
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08/16/07Raytheon's Laser-Guided Maverick Missile Meets Urgent Air Force Need
TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 16, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Having published an urgent operational need for a close air support weapon to defeat high-speed moving targets with minimal collateral damage, the U.S. Air Force has expressed interest in re-establishing production of Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) laser-guided Maverick. The laser-guided AGM-65E Maverick missile is an air-to-ground weapon that can meet the service's needs in the near-term. The Air Force currently operates with telev... 
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08/13/07Raytheon Selected to Provide Technology Solutions Through GSA Alliant Contract
Providing cutting-edge IT expertise and solutions to federal agencies RESTON, Va., Aug. 13, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been selected to provide enhanced information technology solutions and services through the U.S. General Services Administration's (GSA) Alliant indefinite delivery-indefinite quantity acquisition contract. Under Alliant, Raytheon will provide infrastructure, application services and IT management services to support federal agencies.... 
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08/08/07Raytheon Awarded $75 million Indefinite Delivery-Indefinite Quantity Contract to Modify Air Force Weapons Training Equipment
INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 8, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- A subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $75 million indefinite delivery-indefinite quantity contract to modify data link equipment for F-15 fighter aircraft. Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC will modify the weapons data link associated with the GBU-15 and AGM-130 weapons programs for frequency utilization to support the Commercial Spectrum Enhancement Act, which reallocates spectrum fro... 
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08/02/07Raytheon Secures Contract to Equip Australian F/A-18F Super Hornets
GOLETA, Calif., Aug. 2, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $24.4 million U.S. Navy contract to equip Royal Australian Air Force F/A-18F Super Hornets with the ALR-67(V)3 digital radar warning receiver. The contract, representing the first international sale of the ALR-67(V)3 for the Super Hornet, calls for the delivery of 24 radar warning receivers to the RAAF. Raytheon was recently awarded a contract to provide 55 radar warning receivers plus spa... 
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08/02/07Raytheon to Mark Expansion of Forest, Miss., Facility
FOREST, Miss., Aug. 2, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will dedicate a 90,000 square-foot expansion of its Consolidated Manufacturing Center Aug. 2. The Honorable Haley Barbour, Governor, Mississippi, and Raytheon Chairman and CEO William H. Swanson will speak at the event. Also present will be Jon Jones, president of Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems. "The expansion of Raytheon's facility in Forest is further evidence of this outstandin... 
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08/01/07Raytheon Congratulates NASA's Neutral Buoyancy Lab on 10 Years of Training
RESTON, Va., Aug. 1, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), is joining NASA Aug. 3 in celebrating 10 years of astronaut training at the Johnson Space Center's Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory in Houston. The NBL is an enormous 40-foot-deep tank with full-size space shuttle and space station mockups mounted in 6.2 million gallons of water. Allowing suited astronauts to train in near weightlessness,... 
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07/26/07Raytheon Launches Virtual Summer Camp for Kids
MathMovesU math camp builds math literacy with fun and games WALTHAM, Mass., July 26, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- What do wakeboarding, horseback riding, archery, rock climbing, whitewater rafting and mountain biking have to do with middle school math? These six pastimes are the basis of Camp MMU, a new program on Raytheon's MathMovesU Web site (www.mathmovesu.com) that uses popular "tween" activities to help take the monotony out of studying math during the summer break. Partic... 
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07/26/07Raytheon Reports Strong Second Quarter 2007 Results and Increases Full-year Guidance
Highlights - Earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations of $0.79, up 30 percent - Sales of $5.4 billion, up 9 percent - Increases full-year guidance for EPS, bookings and ROIC - Sale of Raytheon Aircraft Company completed, resulting in after-tax net proceeds of $2.4 billion - Repurchased 9.6 million shares for $526 million WALTHAM, Mass., July 26, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Co... 
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07/23/07Raytheon Awarded $23 Million for U.S. Navy Mine Hunting Sonar
TEWKSBURY, Mass., July 23, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- The Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $23.2 million contract to provide AN/AQS-20A mine hunting sonar engineering services and support. This award exercises an option on an existing 2005 contract, bringing the total contract value to $139 million. AN/AQS-20A, a key component of the Organic Mine Countermeasures family of systems, has been integrated into multiple airborne mine co... 
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07/20/07Raytheon Celebrates Math and Science Education on 'MARS Day'
MathMovesU shows middle schoolers that math and science can delight WALTHAM, Mass., July 20, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Did the Mars Exploration Rovers find evidence of life on the Red planet? How long is a Martian year? Today, nearly 100 Washington area YMCA summer campers, ages 11-13 years, learned the answers to these questions when they teamed with Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) for a celebration of the planet Mars. Raytheon, as part of its MathMovesU middle school initiative, i... 
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07/20/07Raytheon Team Demonstrates Innovative Technologies at Empire Challenge 2007
Insuring mission success and the safety of our forces CHINA LAKE, Calif., July 20, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is participating in the Empire Challenge 2007, a demonstration evaluating intelligence collection systems for joint and coalition operations. The exercise, which began July 15, is being held at the China Lake Naval Air Warfare Center, China Lake, Calif. The Empire Challenge exercise is designed to test and demonstrate techniques, sta... 
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07/19/07Raytheon Delivers Short-Range Ballistic Missile Defense Solution to U.S. Navy
TUCSON, Ariz., July 19, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has delivered the first Near Term Sea-Based Terminal weapon to the U.S. Navy for use in defending against short-range ballistic missile threats. Raytheon, the Navy and Johns Hopkins University's Applied Physics Lab partnered to update the Standard Missile 2 Block IV weapon with unique modifications to provide this significant capability. This production delivery follows the successful Pacific Phoeni... 
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07/18/07Raytheon's F/A-18 AESA Radar Soars Into Full Rate Production
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 18, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) revolutionary F/A-18 Active Electronically Scanned Array radar is moving into full rate production following U.S. Navy approval. The APG-79 production line is ramping up in anticipation of delivering a total of 437 systems for the Navy in coming years. "Moving into full rate production is a significant milestone for our APG- 79 AESA radar program," said Erv Grau, vice president for Raytheon's Tacti... 
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07/17/07Raytheon Celebrates Mars Day! in Washington, D.C.
Attention: Local education reporters and photo desks WALTHAM, Mass., July 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WHERE: Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, 6th St. & Independence Ave., S.W., Washington D.C. (Group photo opportunity -- National Mall Entrance) WHEN: Friday, July 20, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. WHAT: Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is working with three branches of the Washington D.C. YMCA to educate summer ca... 
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07/17/07Raytheon Company to Release Second Quarter 2007 Results on July 26, 2007
WALTHAM, Mass., July 17, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its second quarter 2007 earnings news release at 7:00 a.m. EDT Thursday, July 26, 2007. The release will be posted on the Raytheon home page. The second quarter 2007 earnings results conference call will be at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, July 26, 2007. The call will be audio cast on the Internet at http://www.raytheon.com. Charts to be referenced during the call will be available on the ... 
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07/16/07Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems names executives to lead Human Resources and Information Systems
GARLAND, Texas, July 16, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has appointed John S. Malanowski vice president, Human Resources and James R. McCoy vice president and Chief Information Officer (CIO) of its Intelligence and Information Systems (IIS) business. Both executives report to IIS President Michael D. Keebaugh. As vice president of Human Resources, Malanowski is responsible for setting the strategic direction for all IIS human resources o... 
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07/12/07Raytheon Nets $18.5 Million Infrared Marker Upgrade for F/A-18 Targeting Pod
MCKINNEY, Texas, July 12, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) an $18.5 million contract modification to provide an infrared marker upgrade on Hornet and Super Hornet targeting pods, which will enhance F/A-18 ground operations support. The upgrade will affect Lots 4 and 5 of the Advanced Targeting Forward- Looking Infrared program. The work will be performed by Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems in El Segundo, Calif., and McKinney, Texas. "W... 
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07/11/07Raytheon's Cobra Unmanned Aircraft System Makes a Series of Firsts in North Dakota
TUCSON, Ariz., July 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- A Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Cobra Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) conducted the first official unmanned aircraft flight in North Dakota June 25. The Cobra flew approved flight profiles through military restricted airspace over Camp Grafton South, a National Guard training facility 45 miles south of Devil's Lake, N.D. In addition to being the first unmanned aircraft to fly in North Dakota airspace, these were also the Cobras' first... 
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07/11/07Raytheon Awarded $304 Million for Ballistic Missile Defense System Upgrades
TEWKSBURY, Mass., July 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Missile Defense Agency has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $304 million contract to develop advanced tracking and discrimination capabilities for the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) forward based AN/TPY-2 radar. Under the contract, Raytheon is responsible for the development and test of radar software, various engineering tasks, maintenance and support, infrastructure upgrades and deployment mission planning. Work w... 
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07/10/07Raytheon Builds on Precision Munitions Success To Pursue Army Mid-Range Munition contract
TUCSON, Ariz., July 10, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has teamed with General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems to submit a proposal for the systems design and development contract for the U.S. Army's Mid-Range Munition. The XM1111 Mid-Range Munition is a precision-guided, 120 mm, gun-fired smart ammunition that will provide a dual-mode, beyond-line-of-sight capability for Future Combat System's Mounted Combat System. Beyond-line-of- sight is an extension ... 
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07/09/07Raytheon Awarded $22 Million Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment Contract Option
TEWKSBURY, Mass., July 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $22 million U.S. Army contract option to provide 41 Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment (RAID) tower systems with remote ground stations to protect U.S. Marine Corps forces in Iraq. These tower systems are in support of the U.S. Marine Corps Persistent Surveillance System initiative. "The introduction of RAID into U.S. Marine Corps operations in Operation Iraqi Freedom is a testament to th... 
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07/09/07Raytheon Awarded Contract to Evolve the DCGS Integration Backbone to the U.S. Air Force
Raytheon tapped to develop next generation DIB architecture GARLAND, Texas, July 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a U.S. Air Force contract to develop the next generation of the Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) Integration Backbone (DIB). The DIB is an architecture through which military analysts and the intelligence communities can collaborate globally, regardless of their military service affiliation, enabling joint interoperab... 
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07/05/07Raytheon Facilities Receive Industrial Security Awards
GARLAND, Texas, July 5, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) sites have been awarded the 2007 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award from the Defense Security Service (DSS). Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems facilities in Aurora, Colo., and State College, Pa., were selected by DSS. Established in 1966, the Cogswell Award is the highest honor that the DSS bestows upon cleared facilities. Of the nearly 12,000 cleared contr... 
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07/03/07Raytheon Selected to Provide Improved AN/PAS-13 Thermal Weapon Sights to Army
MCKINNEY, Texas, July 3, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will begin supplying improved AN/PAS-13 thermal weapon sights in December 2007, as part of the U.S. Army's Thermal Weapon Sight II Bridge program. The 60-month contract is with the U.S. Army's Research, Development and Engineering Command Acquisition Center and covers thermal weapon sights for the Army and other services. Initially, Raytheon Network Centric Systems will supply approximately 5,000 ... 
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07/03/07Raytheon Aligns with Academia to Develop IT Capabilities for Ocean Observatories Initiative
AURORA, Colo., July 3, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Intelligence and Information Systems (IIS) business has been selected as part of a University of California at San Diego (UCSD)-led team to design and construct information technology and networking capability for the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI). The program was awarded by the Joint Oceanographic Institutions, Inc. Raytheon IIS will assist the UCSD team in creating the blueprint for a digital infra... 
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07/02/07Raytheon Awarded Initial Installment on $38 Million Navy Communications Contract
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., July 2, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded an initial installment of $27 million for satellite communications (SATCOM) terminals in support of a Space and Naval Warfare Systems contract potentially worth $38 million. Under the firm-fixed-price contract, Raytheon Network Centric Systems will deliver nine extremely high frequency follow-on terminals to the U.S. Navy. These terminals are a vital element in the ... 
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06/28/07NetFires LLC Conducts Successful Warhead Demonstration for Precision Attack Missile
TUCSON, Ariz., June 28, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- NetFires LLC, a joint venture between Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems business and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Missiles and Fire Control, successfully demonstrated the ability of its Precision Attack Missile warhead to penetrate a fortified bunker target, a key program requirement. The Precision Attack Missile is part of the Non Line-of-Sight-Launch System currently under development for the U.S. Army's Future Combat Syste... 
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06/27/07Team JCA Files Protest with GAO on Joint Cargo Aircraft Selection
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., June 27, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Team JCA partnership led by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and EADS CASA North America is contesting the Joint Cargo Aircraft selection process in a protest filed June 22 with the Government Accountability Office. "Following a 'debrief' from the U.S. Army, Team JCA carefully considered the Army's selection process and weighed the merits and challenges of an award protest," said Jon Jones, president of Raytheon Space and Airborne S... 
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06/27/07Raytheon Awarded Rolling Airframe Missile Contracts Valued at Nearly $146 Million
TUCSON, Ariz., June 27, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded $145.4 million by the U.S. Navy for production and enhancement of its Rolling Airframe Missile program. Nearly $105.5 million will go to the development of Rolling Airframe Missile Block 2, a kinematic and sensor upgrade to the company's Rolling Airframe Missile Block 1. Rolling Airframe Missile is one of the world's most modern ship self-defense weapons, designed to provide exceptional prote... 
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06/27/07U.S. Navy Awards Raytheon $16 Million for the Open-Architecture Ship Self Defense System
TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 27, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $16.9 million Naval Sea Systems Command contract to equip multiple surface ships with the open-architecture Ship Self Defense System (SSDS) Mk 2. "SSDS provides the Navy with its first line of defense, the most advanced detect-to-engage capability to protect and defend the fleet," said Upinder Dhinsa, vice president of Maritime Mission Systems at Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS... 
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06/26/07Raytheon Ships Second Terminal High Altitude Area Defense Radar To Missile Defense Agency
TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 26, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed all factory acceptance testing on its second Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) radar. The company shipped it ahead of schedule and under budget to the Missile Defense Agency at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., for final testing and acceptance. "Completing this key milestone in the THAAD radar program moves us one step closer to providing an effective terminal m... 
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06/25/07Raytheon-Sponsored Air Traffic Industry Round Table Provides Key to Reducing Delays and Increasing Safety
WASHINGTON, June 25, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The key to reducing delays and increasing safety in the aviation industry lies in the speedy adoption of a satellite-based air traffic control system, according to aviation experts at a recent Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-sponsored industry roundtable discussion. Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast (ADS-B) has been called the future of air traffic control. Instead of using radar data, signals from Global Positioning System satellit... 
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06/25/07U.S. Army Awards Raytheon $10 Million to Provide Whole-Life Support for Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment Systems
TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 25, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $10.4 million U.S. Army contract modification to provide whole-life engineering support for the Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment (RAID) systems protecting U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan and Iraq. Raytheon first developed RAID to meet the Army's increasing needs for persistent surveillance in Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. RAID consists of infrared sen... 
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06/22/07Raytheon Standard Missile-3 Achieves Ninth Hit-to-Kill Intercept in Space
KAUAI, Hawaii, June 22, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY -- A Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-produced Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) successfully engaged a ballistic missile target outside the earth's atmosphere during a flight test over the Pacific Ocean. Launched from the USS DECATUR (DDG 73), the SM-3 Block IA destroyed a medium-range ballistic missile target that had been launched from the U.S. Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai, Hawaii. This flight test... 
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06/22/07Raytheon Australia Hails Royal Australian Navy's Air Warfare Destroyer Design Selection
CANBERRA, Australia, June 22, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- A design by Navantia, a Spanish leader in military ship building, has been selected by the Australian government as the ship design for the next-generation Royal Australian Navy's Air Warfare Destroyers. The AWD will provide air defense for accompanying ships in addition to land forces and infrastructure in proximate coastal areas and for self-protection against attacking missiles and aircraft. The Aegis weapon system, incorporati... 
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06/21/07Raytheon Company Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
WALTHAM, Mass., June 21, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 25.5 cents per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on August 2, 2007 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on July 3, 2007. Raytheon Company, with 2006 sales of $20.3 billion, is a technology leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets ... 
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06/19/07Raytheon Introduces Increased SL-AMRAAM Capability
PARIS and TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 19, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced an increased capability for its International Surface Launched, Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile system (SL-AMRAAM) during a briefing at the Paris Air Show today. With today's announcement, the International SL-AMRAAM system will be able to offer the added capabilities of the AIM-9X and SL-AMRAAM-ER (extended range) missiles, in addition to the already available, widely used and... 
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06/14/07Raytheon Announces OpenAIR(TM) Business Model
TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 14, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems today announced the OpenAIR(TM) model, IDS's implementation of the open business model. The OpenAIR (Open business model enables Affordability, Innovation and Results) model will leverage the best of small and large businesses, as well as academia, to provide customers effective solutions at affordable prices. "By utilizing the OpenAIR model, we will be able to provide the ... 
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06/13/07U.S. Air Force and Raytheon Demonstrate First Powered Flight of Miniature Air Launched Decoy
TUCSON, Ariz., June 13, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Miniature Air Launched Decoy (MALD) demonstrated successful powered flight performance when launched from an Air Force F-16 aircraft. The flight test took place at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., under a development contract managed by the 728th Armament Systems Group. The MALD was launched over the Gulf of Mexico where it entered engine powered flight, executed a series of maneuvers and operated its payloa... 
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06/13/07Raytheon to Highlight Diverse Technologies, Programs and Products at the Paris Air Show
WALTHAM, Mass., June 13, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will offer news media representatives attending the 2007 Paris International Air Show June 18-24 several opportunities to learn the latest about various company technologies, programs and products. Raytheon has scheduled the following press activities during the show: Date Time Topic June 19 9 a.m. SL-AMRAAM June 19 10:15 a.m. Directed Energy ... 
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06/12/07Raytheon Honored by Women in Engineering Programs & Advocates Network
ORLANDO, Fla., June 12, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received the Breakthrough Award at the 2007 Women in Engineering Programs & Advocates Network (WEPAN) annual conference in Orlando, June 10-13. The Breakthrough Award honors an employer for creating a work environment that enhances the career success of women engineers of all ethnicities. Raytheon was selected for its institutional structures and programs that help foster diversity, especially for its women e... 
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06/11/07Raytheon Ships ARTEMIS Sensor for On-Demand Surveillance from Space
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., June 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- A hyper-spectral imaging sensor developed by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to demonstrate and assess military applications from satellites launched on demand has been delivered to Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. The delivery marks the sensor's first leg of a journey into space scheduled in December aboard a vehicle known as TacSat-3. The ARTEMIS (Advanced Responsive Tactically Effective Military Imaging Spectrometer) program called for... 
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06/07/07Raytheon's Smith Elected to AUSA Council
TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 7, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems' President Dan Smith was elected to the Association of the United States Army's (AUSA) Council of Trustees during the council's recent spring meeting in Arlington, Va. "Working with the association that is so important to our warfighters is very important to us," Smith said. "I am honored to have been elected and will work closely with the association and the other members of ... 
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06/07/07Raytheon Receives $29 Million Contract for Production of Towed Decoys
GOLETA, Calif., June 7, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $29 million contract for continued production of its ALE-50 line of towed decoys. The award by the 542nd Combat Sustainment Group, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Ga., represents the 11th production lot of ALE-50 equipment ordered for the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy as part of an original contract that began in December 1996. The Lot 11 contract calls for 934 decoys for the Air Force and ... 
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06/05/07Raytheon-led Warrior Training Alliance Wins U.S. Army Warfighter FOCUS Program; Mobilizes to Consolidate Army Training Worldwide
RESTON, Va., June 5, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- The Warrior Training Alliance (WTA), led by prime contractor Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC in collaboration with Computer Sciences Corporation, has been selected to oversee the landmark consolidation of the U.S. Army's live, virtual and constructive training operations and support systems worldwide. The Warfighter Field Operations Customer Support (FOCUS) contract to improve the readiness and effectiveness ... 
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06/05/07Raytheon Network Centric Systems Achieves CMMI Level 5
MCKINNEY, Texas, June 5, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Network Centric Systems has attained a multi-site Capability Maturity Model Integration(R) (CMMI) Level 5 rating for systems, software and hardware engineering. CMMI is a process-improvement approach that provides organizations with the essential elements of effectively managing quality while controlling risk. It can be used to guide process improvement across a project, a division or an entire organizati... 
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06/05/07Raytheon, UAE sign $76.5 million Rolling Airframe Missile Contract
LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 5, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Abu Dhabi Ship Building of the United Arab Emirates have signed a contract for the sale of seven Rolling Airframe Missile Guided Missile Weapon Systems. The direct commercial sale, valued at $76.5 million, calls for the systems to be delivered starting in December 2007 and installed on six Baynunah corvettes. The agreement provides for an on-shore Rolling Airframe Missile test and t... 
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06/04/07Navy Awards Raytheon $16.6 Million to Support F/A-18 Protection Systems
GOLETA, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $16.6 million order for performance based logistics (PBL) support of its state-of-the-art ALR-67(V)3 radar warning receiver system, which protects crews of U.S. Navy F/A-18E/F carrier-based tactical aircraft. The order was received from the Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pa., and covers the ninth annual increment in an 11-year contract. The contract encompasses Mission Support of fielde... 
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06/04/07Raytheon Wins Navy Multiband Terminal Contract
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., June 4, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded the U.S. Navy's Multiband Terminal (NMT) contract, which has a combined value during its lifetime in excess of $1 billion for development and production. Raytheon Network Centric Systems will develop, deliver, and support an advanced satellite communication system consisting of shipboard and shore- based communication terminals for the transformational communications component ... 
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05/31/07Raytheon Delivers First Joint Standoff Weapon Block II
TUCSON, Ariz., May 31, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has delivered its first Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) Block II -- a new variant offering significantly lower unit costs and an additional payload option. "This delivery is the culmination of an effort that began three years ago to significantly reduce the cost of this weapon," said John O'Brien, Raytheon's JSOW Block II program director. "This achievement represents many long hours and hard work by the entire J... 
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05/30/07U.S. Navy and Raytheon Demonstrate Surface-to-Surface Evolved SeaSparrow Missile At-Sea Firing
TUCSON, Ariz., May 30, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy, in conjunction with Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), successfully completed an at-sea firing of the Evolved SeaSparrow Missile using the MK 57 MOD 12 fire control system. The event marked the first Evolved SeaSparrow Missile firing from the Navy's new Self Defense Test Ship, formerly USS Paul F. Foster (DD 964), and was the first test of Evolved SeaSparrow Missile's improved surface-to-surface capability against surface threat... 
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05/29/07Raytheon Demonstrates Joint C3I Warfighter Interoperability
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 29, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) further demonstrated its leading edge Joint Battlefield Integration capability earlier this month with a real-time hardware in-the-loop demonstration of Joint Command, Control, Communications and Intelligence (Joint C3I). The Joint C3I demonstration pushed required battlefield situational awareness to a new level by using existing and future communications infrastructures to enable real-time warfighter res... 
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05/29/07Raytheon Completes Critical Design Review on General Civil Aviation Authority of United Arab Emirates AutoTrac III Contract
DUBAI AIRPORT SHOW, May 29, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed the critical design review milestone on the General Civil Aviation Authority of United Arab Emirates AutoTrac III contract. "This important milestone indicates that the program is running well and on time," said Hassan Karam, director of air navigation services for the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA). Raytheon was awarded a contract in September 2006 to provide the AutoTrac III ... 
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05/25/07Raytheon Signs Agreement With Mitsubishi Electric Company
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 25, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems' President Dan Smith signed an agreement with representatives of Mitsubishi Electric Company (MELCO) that will allow both companies to cooperatively explore global market opportunities in naval radars and combat systems. The signing took place during a short ceremony earlier this week in Japan. The agreement extends a relationship into new markets that has existed for more ... 
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05/24/07Raytheon Awarded $16.3 Million Contract by the TSA to Provide Security Screening Services at Key West International and Florida Keys Marathon Airports
RESTON, Va., May 24, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company (RTSC) LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has received a contract valued up to $16.3 million to provide passenger and baggage screening services at two Florida commercial airports, Key West International Airport and the Florida Keys Marathon Airport, under the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) Screening Partnership Program (SPP). The total period of performance is four years, four... 
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05/24/07New Raytheon-Built Joint Standoff Weapon Will Hit Moving Maritime Targets
TUCSON, Ariz., May 24, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $93.7 million Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) contract to develop the Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) AGM-154C1 (formerly JSOW Block III). The new JSOW variant -- scheduled to be produced in 2009 -- will provide U.S. Navy warfighters with a capability against moving maritime targets. "This contract award represents a major step forward in providing the Navy fleet pilots with much-needed capabili... 
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05/23/07Smaller Business Association of New England Honors Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 23, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE) presented its 2007 Chairman's Small Business Innovation Award to Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) for its continued support of small businesses and technology companies in New England. "Raytheon has fostered a culture of identifying innovation in small business and partnering with those businesses on government contracts," said Edward Ostrowski, SBA... 
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05/22/07Raytheon Delivers Active Protection System Radar on Time, on Budget
MCKINNEY, Texas, May 22, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Network Centric Systems has delivered the first two Multi-Function Radio Frequency System (MFRFS) radars for integration into the Quick Kill Active Protection System that Raytheon is developing for the U.S. Army. MFRFS is a state-of-the-art, electronically-scanned, solid-state phased array radar system that can detect and track a full spectrum of threats to current and future Army vehicles. These threats r... 
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05/21/07Raytheon's MicroLight(TM) Radio Selected for U.K. Army's FIST Program Testing
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., May 21, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) MicroLight(TM) radio has been selected by the Thales Prime Contracting Management Office, acting on behalf of the United Kingdom Ministry of Defence, as the core communications system for the operational effectiveness trials in the assessment phase of the U.K.'s Future Integrated Soldier Technology, or FIST, program. FIST is a tri-service program to enhance the combat effectiveness of infantry teams in... 
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05/18/07Raytheon-BAE Systems Bofors Excalibur Team Tests Extended-Range, Precision- Guided Artillery Projectiles
TUCSON, Ariz., May 18, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- The Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems and BAE Systems Bofors Excalibur team test fired Excalibur Block Ia-2 precision-guided artillery projectiles at the White Sands Missile Range, N.M., testing range April 10-17. The primary test objectives were to demonstrate the navigational function throughout the flight with live base bleed and to verify Excalibur's Modular Artillery Charge System zone 5 maximum-range... 
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05/17/07Raytheon Awarded $10 Million Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment Contract Option
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 17, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $10.1 million U.S. Army contract option to provide 16 Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment (RAID) Tower Systems with Base Defense Operation Centers to help protect U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan and Iraq. "The equipment Raytheon is providing to support U.S. military operations is helping to save the lives of our warfighters," said Pete Franklin, vice president, National & Theater ... 
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05/16/07Raytheon's Maritime Mission Center Receives Shingo Gold Medal
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 16, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Maritime Mission Center, Portsmouth, R. I., is a 2007 gold medal recipient of the Northeast Shingo Prize for Excellence in Manufacturing. "Achieving gold status for Shingo is an important validation and reflects the passion that Raytheon employees have demonstrated to implement lean manufacturing," said Dan Ryan, vice president of Operations for Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems. "We intend to remain a ... 
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05/15/07Raytheon Appoints Yuse President, Raytheon Technical Services
WALTHAM, Mass., May 15, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) today announced the appointment of Richard R. (Rick) Yuse, 55, to the post of president, Raytheon Technical Services Company (RTSC). Yuse succeeds Bryan J. Even, who has left the company to pursue outside interests. In his 31-year career at Raytheon, Yuse has held a variety of leadership roles, principally at the company's Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) business, including vice president of IDS'... 
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05/14/07Raytheon, Aerojet Test New Propulsion System for Air-Launched Missile Defense System
TUCSON, Ariz., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has demonstrated a key propulsion component of the Network Centric Airborne Defense Element (NCADE) program. NCADE is a missile defense system that will affordably leverage operational tactical missile technologies and infrastructure. As part of the NCADE risk-reduction program, Raytheon and partner Aerojet tested an advanced hydroxylammonium nitrate thruster that provided more than 150 pounds of thrust for lon... 
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05/11/07Raytheon Selects Seven Companies for Supplier Excellence Awards
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) presented supplier excellence awards Wednesday to seven companies for exceptional performance in 2006 for the company's Space and Airborne Systems business, which reported sales of $4.3 billion for the year. "These awards are special because in our business, stakes are high," said Dina Hyde, vice president for supply chain management at Space and Airborne Systems. "Men and women in uniform depend on our p... 
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05/11/07Raytheon to Pursue Avionics Contract for NASA Ares I Crew Launch Vehicle
TUCSON, Ariz., May 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will submit a proposal as the prime contractor to partner with NASA on the development and manufacture of the Instrument Unit Avionics on NASA's Ares I, the Crew Launch Vehicle that will carry future space pioneers into orbit when the Space Shuttle is retired in 2010. NASA is expected to distribute an official request for proposal for the Ares I Instrument Unit Avionics in early June. "Raytheon is uniquel... 
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05/10/07Raytheon Seeks Solutions for Defeating Improvised Explosive Devices
WASHINGTON, May 10, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is seeking partners to help create innovative solutions to defeat the number one killer of service members in the global war on terror -- the improvised explosive device. During the last six months, Raytheon's McKinney, Texas-based Network Centric Systems has led a company-wide drive to rapidly develop and field solutions to defeat IEDs. To broaden the scope of the research, Raytheon is now inviting potential pa... 
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05/09/07Raytheon Awarded $59 Million Contract for Cooperative Engagement Capability Program
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $59 million contract for work on the Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) program. The Naval Inventory Control Point contract provides for logistics support for CEC USG-2 shipboard equipment sets to include supply, repair and life cycle support. CEC provides robust capability to naval air and missile defenses by distributing force level sensor and weapons data in a new and significantly di... 
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05/03/07Raytheon's Frederick Honored for Achievements in Missile Defense
ARLINGTON, Va., May 3, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. William Frederick, senior member of the corporate executive staff of Photon Research Associates Inc., a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), was recognized for his work as the key developer and advocate for technology benefiting the Strategic Defense Initiative and Ballistic Missile Defense organizations and critical U.S. Air Force space-based missions. Frederick recently received the Missile Defense Technology Pioneer Award a... 
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05/03/07Teledyne Brown Engineering Joins Raytheon Team in Bid for Army's Integrated Battle Command System
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 3, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE: TDY) based in Huntsville, Ala., has joined the Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-led team in a bid for the U.S. Army Integrated Battle Command System (IBCS). Teledyne Brown Engineering joins General Dynamics C4 Systems, Davidson Technologies, Inc., and IBM as members of Team IBCS. This world-class team will leverage... 
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05/02/07Raytheon Makes First International Sale of Aircraft Protection System
GOLETA, Calif., May 2, 2007 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A $77.8 million U.S. Navy contract will allow Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to make the first international sale of its ALR-67(V)3 digital radar warning receiver. The contract includes systems for the Navy and the Royal Australian Air Force. The ALR-67(V)3 is the state-of-the-art radar warning receiver on U.S. Navy F/A-18E/F carrier-based tactical aircraft. It will now be installed on Australian F/A-18A+ aircraft as an integral ... 
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05/01/07Raytheon Tallies $100 Million in Awards for Upgrades of Patriot Missiles
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 1, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Patriot Guidance Enhanced Missile-T (GEM-T) upgrade program reached its first-ever $100 million sales award. This award includes orders for the U.S. Army and a Foreign Military Sales contract for 230 GEM-T upgrades, plus spares. This is the largest order received to date for GEM-T and bolsters Raytheon's upgrade output to levels not seen since the mid 1990s. This large order benefits both customers with s... 
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05/01/07Raytheon Awarded $14.5 Million for Global Broadcast Service
RESTON, Va., May 1, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $14.5 million contract for the Global Broadcasting Service (GBS) from the U.S. Air Force's Electronic System Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass. Raytheon will build 59 Army receive suites and 69 Air Force Internet protocol receiver suites that will provide theater commanders the ability to receive theater-specific command and control information in a timely manner. "GBS is a proven commu... 
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04/30/07Raytheon's Emergency Patient Tracking System Receives Computerworld Honors Program(R) Award
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 30, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Emergency Patient Tracking System, or EPTS, will receive a Computerworld Honors Program Laureate award at the 19th Annual Laureates Medal Ceremony June 4, 2007, at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C. EPTS is an information technology solution that facilitates the triage, treatment and transport of victims during mass casualty incidents. EPTS is also used for tracking vital assets, incl... 
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04/30/07Raytheon Awarded Contract to Develop Composite for Infrared Windows and Domes
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 30, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a two-year, $7.5 million contract to develop an improved composite material for infrared windows and missile domes. "The contract calls for the development of significantly enhanced materials and manufacturing processes compared to those currently in use for windows and aerodynamically shaped domes in the 3-5 micron mid-wave infrared band," said M... 
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04/26/07Raytheon Missiles Engage Ballistic Missile and Airborne Targets Over the Pacific Ocean
PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY, KAUAI, Hawaii, April 26, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- In a first-of-its-kind dual missile defense test today, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-produced Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) and Standard Missile-2 (SM-2) simultaneously engaged targets over the Pacific Ocean. This was the first time a U.S. Navy ship demonstrated simultaneous ship engagements against both cruise and ballistic missile targets. It was the eighth successful intercept for the Aegis Ballistic Missi... 
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04/26/07U.S. Army Awards Raytheon $144 Million for Patriot Engineering Services
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 26, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $144 million contract modification by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command to provide engineering services for the Patriot Air and Missile Defense program. This award represents the third of four annual options to the base contract awarded in fiscal year 2004. The contract embodies the U.S. Army's Air and Missile Defense visionary commitment for a cost-effective approach to syste... 
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04/26/07Raytheon Awarded $38 Million Contract for Electronic Infrastructure Services in Iraq
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 26, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $38 million option year U.S. Army contract for its ongoing efforts in the design, development, installation and maintenance of state-of-the-art command and control, communications and computing (C4) facilities in Iraq. The contract is awarded primarily for the operation and maintenance of existing facilities, engineering and installation of new services, network information assurance... 
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04/25/07Raytheon Reports Strong First Quarter Results
Highlights Solid bookings of $5.3 billion; record backlog of $33.9 billion Sales of $4.9 billion, up 6 percent Operating income from continuing operations of $510 million, up 18 percent Earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations of $0.69, up 13 percent WALTHAM, Mass., April 25, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) reported first quarter 2007 income from continuing operat... 
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04/24/07Raytheon Finalizes $184 Million Radar Equipment Contract
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 24, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has finalized a $184 million U.S. Navy contract for radar equipment for the Royal Australian Navy's Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) and the Spanish Navy's F-105 Frigate. Under the Foreign Military Sales contract, Raytheon IDS will manufacture, integrate and test AN/SPY-1 D(V) system transmitters and MK99 Fire Control Systems for the AWD and F-105 programs. The so-called "definitized" contract reflects the fu... 
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04/19/07Raytheon and U.S. Navy Team for Standard Missile Improvements
TUCSON, Ariz., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Navy have teamed to successfully complete a major update to Standard Missile-2 (SM-2). The improvement, called a "Maneuverability Upgrade," provides SM-2 with substantially increased performance against new, anti-ship weapons while delivering increased capability to the warfighter. "We cannot afford to rest on our laurels or be content with our current capability," said Capt. Tim Batzler, U.S. Navy St... 
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04/18/07Raytheon Demonstrates New DCGS Web-Portal Capabilities to Improve Intelligence Sharing Across Military Services
GARLAND, Texas, April 18, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) recently demonstrated new key Web-portal capabilities, much like the Internet, that will improve intelligence sharing across the military services and intelligence agencies and facilitate closer collaboration. After the 9/11 Commission stressed that the military services need to collaborate more closely through improved technologies, Raytheon demonstrated to program officials in various scenarios an industr... 
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04/18/07Skyguard 'AMOUN' Scores Direct Hit in Live Missile Firing Using Raytheon-Upgraded Launcher
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Skyguard "AMOUN" achieved a major milestone with a successful missile firing at a test range near Cairo, Egypt. "AMOUN" is the Egyptian name for the point- defense system designed to protect high value assets, such as airports and cities. A Skyguard battery consists of two launchers, each with four missiles, two 35 mm guns, and a fire control radar. "A key aspect of this achievement is the seamless manne... 
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04/17/07Raytheon Unveils Online Competition for Middle School Students to Test Their Math Skills During Math Awareness Month
WALTHAM, Mass., April 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WHAT: In celebration of National Math Awareness Month, Raytheon is inviting middle school students across the country to participate in an online math competition designed to show students how fun math can be. The Math Match competition will challenge students to answer real-world math questions in an online contest starting on April 17. Students will receive points base... 
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04/17/07Raytheon Engineers Recognized by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Information Assurance Services Engineers Receive Meritorious Unit Citation Award RESTON, Va., April 17, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight Raytheon Company (RTN: NYSE) engineers on the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) Information Assurances Services (IAS) program were recognized with the NGA Meritorious Unit Citation Award. The recognition occurred as part of the Computer Network Defense Service Provider Team at the NGA 2007 Director's Recogn... 
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04/17/07Raytheon Company to Release First Quarter 2007 Results on April 25, 2007
WALTHAM, Mass., April 17, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its first quarter 2007 earnings news release at 7:00 a.m. EDT Wednesday, April 25, 2007. The release will be posted on the Raytheon home page. The first quarter 2007 earnings results conference call will be at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 25, 2007. The call will be audio cast on the Internet at http://www.raytheon.com. Charts to be referenced during the call will be available on t... 
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04/16/07Raytheon Wins $14 Million Award for Radio Communications System
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 16, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded an initial $14 million contract through the U.S. government to supply 650 Enhanced Position Location Reporting System, or EPLRS, networked data radios to the Department of National Defence of Canada. "Providing our international partners with EPLRS is an important milestone in coalition interoperability efforts," said Jerry Powlen, vice president, Network Centric S... 
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04/16/07Raytheon Names Heidi Shyu Vice President, Corporate Technology and Research
WALTHAM, Mass., April 16, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has appointed Heidi Shyu to the position of vice president, Corporate Technology and Research, reporting to Taylor W. Lawrence, the company's vice president of Engineering, Technology and Mission Assurance. In her new role, Shyu will be responsible for the development and execution of an integrated technology and research strategy for the company. She will also chair the company's Technology Leadership Co... 
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04/13/07Raytheon Names Travis Slocumb Vice President of Strategy and Business Development, Space and Airborne Systems
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 13, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) business has named Travis H. Slocumb III vice president for Strategy and Business Development. Slocumb will report to Jon Jones, Raytheon Company vice president and president of SAS. Prior to joining Raytheon, Slocumb held executive positions at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) since 1993. Recent positions with SAIC include senior vice president,... 
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04/13/07Raytheon Receives $13 Million in Army Contracts for Patriot Missile Facility Support
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 13, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received two contract modifications totaling $13 million from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command to continue to provide technical and material support of the Patriot Missile Field Surveillance program in the United States and at overseas locations. The contract modifications, which include options for up to $12 million, call for Raytheon to provide technical personnel and material to support the ... 
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04/12/07Raytheon Receives Approval for Precision Placement of NPOESS Antennae in Antarctica
AURORA, Colo., April 12, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received approval of its environmental assessment from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for precision placement of two National Polar-orbiting Operational Environment Satellite System (NPOESS) Safety Net(TM) data-receipt antennae at the McMurdo Bay research station in Antarctica. This milestone will enable construction to begin on the NPOESS antennae, or receptor sites, in McMurdo during the 2007-2008 S... 
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04/12/07Raytheon Awarded $84.6 Million to Upgrade Satellite Communication Terminals
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 12, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded an $84.6 million contract to produce upgrade kits for its Secure Mobile Anti-jam Reliable Tactical Terminal, or SMART-T, for the U.S. Army and Marine Corps, and Canada and the Netherlands. The Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) kits expand by a factor of four times the data rate of existing SMART-T systems. The Army's SMART-T is the first AEHF system to go into production with the... 
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04/11/07Raytheon Submits Two Strategic Space program Proposals
Plans strengthen Raytheon's leadership role for Air Force Space Command COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has submitted two strategic proposals for key Department of Defense space programs. The company will lead two separate industry teams in pursuit of the next-generation Global Positioning System Control Segment (OCX) and Network and Space Operations & Maintenance, or NSOM. "With more than 35 years of high availability precisi... 
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04/11/07Raytheon's JLENS Completes Successful Systems Functional Review
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System, or JLENS, recently completed a successful system functional review. The primary objective of the review was to ensure complete allocation of system level requirements to the various subsystems or prime items. The three- day technical review evaluated system requirements and functions for each of the prime items, including the fire... 
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04/10/07Raytheon Offers a Spectrum of Innovative Technologies to Solve Tactical Space Needs
Efforts announced at National Space Symposium COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 10, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) today announced a new emphasis on providing a spectrum of innovative technologies to address demands in the emerging Responsive Space "launch-on-demand" market. At the National Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Raytheon officials discussed the company's efforts in helping the warfighter strike a balance between strategic space assets, wh... 
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04/10/07Raytheon Awarded $48 Million for Cooperative Engagement Capability Program
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 10, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded $48 million in follow-on contracts by the U.S. Navy for work on the Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) program. The contracts were awarded for continued production and technical support. CEC provides robust capability to naval air and missile defenses by distributing force level sensor and weapons data in a new and significantly different manner. It pools high-quality tracking data... 
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04/09/07Terminal High Altitude Area Defense Radar Successful in Second Integrated Flight Test at Pacific Range
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) radar built by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) performed successfully in the second integrated flight test conducted by the Missile Defense Agency at the Pacific Missile Range Facility in Hawaii April 5. The test resulted in the successful intercept of a "mid-endoatmospheric" (inside Earth's atmosphere) unitary (non-separating) target over the Pacific Ocean and demonstrated fully integrated... 
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04/06/07NetFires LLC Precision Attack Missile Launch Paves the Way for Complete System Testing
TUCSON, Ariz., April 6, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- NetFires LLC, a joint venture between Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems business and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Missiles and Fire Control, successfully launched a Non Line-of-Sight-Launch System Precision Attack Missile April 4 at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., taking the missile system a significant step toward full- up missile testing planned for later this year. After a successful launch from a tactical Non Line-of-Sig... 
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04/05/07Raytheon Awarded $1.9 Million Option for Research on Advanced RF Components
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 5, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) was awarded a $1.9 million option to develop a low-cost receiver-on-a-chip as an add-on to a two-year, $4.1 million contract with the Office of Naval Research (ONR). The purpose of the research contract is to develop affordable, advanced multifunction radio frequency components using low-cost silicon technology. These components are intended to suppo... 
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04/03/07Raytheon's Common Aviation Command and Control System supports Marine Corps battlefield exercise
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 3, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Common Aviation Command and Control System (CAC2S) demonstrated its battlefield prowess to the Marine Corps by successfully supporting a Transition Task Force Simulation Exercise March 21-22 at the Marine Corps Tactical Systems Support Activity, Camp Pendleton, Calif. "During rigorous training scenarios designed to put the system to the test, CAC2S performed superbly providing the Marines a streamlined enhan... 
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03/29/07Raytheon Awarded $10.7 Million Contract To Produce Missile Launchers For U.S. Navy
INDIANAPOLIS, March 29, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has been awarded a $10.7 million contract to produce missile launchers in support of the U.S. Navy's F/A-18 E/F and EA-18G aircraft. The LAU-115 and LAU-116 launchers provide the structural and electrical interfaces that allow the aircraft to carry and launch missiles such as Sparrow, Sidewinder and AMRAAM. Under the contract, RTSC will pro... 
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03/28/07Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC Names Tom Arnsmeyer Vice President of Homeland Security Solutions Product Line
RESTON, Va., March 28, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has named Tom Arnsmeyer vice president of the Homeland Security Solutions product line under its newly formed Integrated Support Solutions business unit. Arnsmeyer has more than 26 years' experience in the technical services and aeronautics industries. Prior to joining Raytheon, he was on special assignment as vice president and lead ... 
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03/28/07Raytheon to Pursue U.S. Air Force Network and Space O&M Contract
Mission Support leader to provide enhanced operations and maintenance to Air Force Satellite Control Network AURORA, Colo., March 28, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will lead an industry team in pursuit of Network and Space Operations & Maintenance, or NSOM, a program to provide operations and maintenance services to the Air Force Satellite Control Network. The NSOM program, which will be administered by the Air Force Space Comm... 
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03/26/07Raytheon Completes Sale of Raytheon Aircraft Company to Hawker Beechcraft Inc. for $3.3 Billion
WALTHAM, Mass., March 26, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed the sale of its wholly owned subsidiary Raytheon Aircraft Company (RAC) to Hawker Beechcraft Inc., a new company formed by GS Capital Partners, an affiliate of Goldman Sachs, and Onex Partners for approximately $3.3 billion in cash. The sale was first announced on December 21, 2006. The transaction includes Raytheon Aircraft facilities and other assets in Wichi... 
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03/26/07Raytheon's Common Aviation Command and Control System Successfully Integrates Marine Air Ground Task Force Capabilities
TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 26, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully demonstrated its Common Aviation Command and Control System, or CAC2S, and associated integrated capabilities last month to the Naval Advisory Board at Camp Pendleton, Calif. CAC2S provides efficient, affordable air command and control capabilities by integrating Navy standard command and control architecture and code while consolidating five existing systems into one common system. The ... 
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03/23/07Sea-Based X-Band Radar Participates Successfully in Key Missile Defense Flight Test
TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 23, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Raytheon-developed X- Band Radar (XBR) portion of the Sea-Based X-Band Radar, or SBX, performed successfully in a flight test of the Ground Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System conducted by the Missile Defense Agency March 20, 2007. GMD is a major element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS), and Boeing Integrated Defense Systems is the prime contractor for both GMD and SBX. ... 
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03/22/07IBM Joins Raytheon Team in Bid For Army's Integrated Battle Command System
TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 22, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM has joined the Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-led team in a bid for the U.S. Army Integrated Battle Command System (IBCS). IBM joins General Dynamics C4 Systems, Davidson Technologies, Inc., and Raytheon on Team IBCS, which will leverage its combined domain expertise while employing innovative, industrywide best practices to provide the Army with a transformational, affordable and extensible air defense solution for integrated air... 
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03/21/07Raytheon Company Increases Dividend Six Percent
WALTHAM, Mass., March 21, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has voted to increase the Company's annual dividend by six percent from $0.96 to $1.02. The Board also authorized payment of a quarterly cash dividend of 25.5 cents per outstanding share of common stock to be paid on May 1, 2007 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on April 3, 2007. Payment of quarterly dividends is subject to Board authoriz... 
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03/21/07Raytheon Successfully Completes Testing of Navy Multiband Terminal Satellite Communications System Ahead of Schedule
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., March 23, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Please note that the following is a corrected version of the press release that was distributed Wednesday, March 21, 2007, by Raytheon Company, over PR Newswire. Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has determined it has successfully completed all formal testing of the Navy Multiband Terminal (NMT) satellite communication system and exceeded performance requirements while finishing nearly three weeks ahead of schedule. N... 
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03/20/07Raytheon Develops World's First Polymorphic Computer
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's first computers whose architecture can adopt different forms depending on their application have been developed by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). Dubbed MONARCH (Morphable Networked Micro-Architecture) and developed to address the large data volume of sensor systems as well as their signal and data processing throughput requirements, it is the most adaptable processor ever built for the Department of Defense, reducing the numb... 
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03/19/07Raytheon to Provide Threat Protection Systems for RAAF F/A-18
GOLETA, Calif., March 19, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- A Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) radar warning receiver has been selected by the Royal Australian Air Force for its F/A-18 tactical aircraft fleet as an integral part of the Hornet Upgrade Program. The RAAF intends to procure 66 ALR-67(V)3 systems as part of a continuing production contract Raytheon has with the U.S. Navy's Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. To kick off the program, Raytheon recently r... 
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03/16/07Davidson Joins Raytheon-Led Team in Bid for Army's Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System
TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 16, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Davidson Technologies Inc. has joined Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) industry team in a bid for the U.S. Army Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System (IBCS). Davidson joins General Dynamics and Raytheon on Team IBCS leveraging its combined domain expertise while employing innovative industrywide best practices to provide the U.S. Army a transformational, affordable and extensible air defense solution for integrated a... 
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03/15/07Five Raytheon Cobra Unmanned Aircraft Systems Receive FAA Airworthiness Certification
TUCSON, Ariz., March 15, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) in one day received Experimental Airworthiness Certificates from the Federal Aviation Administration for three of its Cobra Unmanned Aircraft Systems, bringing the certified Cobra fleet total to five. The Experimental Airworthiness Certificates allow Raytheon's flight operations to continue in compliance with recently published FAA policy on unmanned aircraft operations in the National Airspace System. ... 
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03/15/07Raytheon Completes Closed-Loop Firings of Course Correcting Fuze Solution
TUCSON, Ariz., March 15, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) test-fired five 155 mm artillery projectiles with low-cost course correcting fuzes that successfully demonstrated Global Positioning System signal acquisition, determination of a navigation solution and deployment of control surfaces designed to modify the projectiles' trajectory and increase ballistic accuracy. The closed-loop firing tests were accomplished with an M198 towed howitzer from a range of 20 ... 
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03/14/07Raytheon Pays Homage to Pi and to the Importance of Math Education
MathMovesU Program Encourages Middle School Students to Celebrate Pi WALTHAM, Mass., March 14, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- How many middle schoolers does it take to make a human Pi symbol? And, what irrational number is equal to a circle's circumference divided by its diameter? If you answered 90 to the first question, you'd be right. That's the number of middle school students who formed an enormous "Pi" at the Maurice J. Tobin School in Roxbury. The answer to the second quest... 
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03/14/07Raytheon's Mid-Range Munition Projectile Scores Direct Hit Against T-72 Tank
TUCSON, Ariz., March 14, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully conducted the first beyond-line-of-sight mission using a dual- mode imaging infrared/digital semi-active laser seeker on its Mid-Range Munition, Chemical-Energy guided projectile. The test firing from an M1A2 Abrams tank March 1 at Yuma Proving Grounds, Ariz., demonstrated the projectile's ability to successfully acquire laser designation and transition the tracking function to the imaging infra... 
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03/13/07Sea-Based X-Band Radar Completes Fine Calibration Testing
TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 13, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has successfully completed fine calibration of the X-Band Radar portion of the Sea-Based X-Band Radar, or SBX, marking a major achievement in the development of a key component of the Missile Defense Agency's Ground- Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system. GMD is a major element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System. Boeing Integrated Defense Systems is the prime contractor for both GMD and SBX. "Wit... 
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03/12/07Raytheon's 'Pure Fleet' $38.6 Million Contract Award To Enhance Patriot Global Capabilities
TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 12, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received a $38.6 million Army contract to provide increased capability for warfighters now using the Patriot Advanced Capability-2 (PAC-2) configuration. The contract is for test equipment upgrades and engineering as the first step in the upgrade of three Patriot battalions (12 fire units) from PAC-2 to the PAC-3 configuration. The intent of the so-called "Pure Fleet" effort is to upgrade Patriot fire un... 
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03/08/07Raytheon's Excalibur Successfully Completes Final Testing, Clearing the Path for Early Fielding
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 8, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Excalibur precision-guided 155 mm artillery round has passed its final testing hurdle for fielding with the successful completion of a so- called Limited User Test in February at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz. Pending additional system-level certification, Excalibur will be fielded to U.S. Army and Canadian field artillery units. When Excalibur is fielded, it will mark the deployment of the world's ... 
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03/07/07Raytheon to Pursue U.S. Air Force $160 Million Upgrade for the Next Generation GPS Control Segment
Satellite control segment system leader ready to provide technology capabilities to sustain military and civil GPS applications worldwideAURORA, Colo., March 7, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will lead an industry team in pursuit of the next generation Global Positioning System Control Segment (OCX), a program to provide command, control, and mission support for current GPS Block II and III satellites as well as support to existing and new interface... 
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03/06/07Raytheon Company Named an ENERGY STAR(R) Partner of the Year by EPA for Superior Energy Management
WALTHAM, Mass., March 6, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been named a 2007 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for outstanding energy management practices and reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. The award to Raytheon in the industrial category is for superior business and organizational energy management, education and outreach. Award winners are selected from thousands of organizations participating in the ENERGY ST... 
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03/06/07General Dynamics Joins Raytheon Team in a Bid for Army's Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System
TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 6, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has joined a Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-led world-class team in a bid for the U.S. Army Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System (IBCS). Team IBCS will leverage its combined domain expertise while employing innovative, industry-wide best practices to provide the U.S. Army a transformational, affordable and extensible air defense solution for... 
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03/05/07Raytheon Team Proposes Single International Standard in ADS-B Pursuit
WASHINGTON, March 5, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is proposing an innovative solution for the Federal Aviation Administration's Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast program that reduces equipment costs and improves safety by adopting a single international standard for locating aircraft. ADS-B is the first step in the FAA's next generation air transportation system, known as NextGen. Aircraft equipped with the ADS-B technology con... 
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03/01/07Raytheon Awarded $18 Million Contract to Provide Patriot Support to Kuwait
TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 1, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received an $18 million operation and maintenance support contract from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command to provide Kuwait with Patriot system technical assistance. Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) will provide support to Kuwaiti operational and maintenance personnel operating the Kuwait Patriot systems at fire unit locations and also at the depot in Kuwait. This pr... 
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02/28/07Raytheon Awarded Phalanx Performance Based Logistics Contract Valued at Nearly $170 Million
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Feb. 28, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a five-year, $169.9 million Performance Based Logistics contract to manage the spare parts for the U.S. Navy's Phalanx Close-In Weapon System. More than 1,100 part numbers amounting to more than 30,000 individual Phalanx parts are warehoused in Louisville where, for a firm-fixed-price, Raytheon, in partnership with United Parcel Service Supply Chain Solutions, guarantees delivery of spares... 
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02/28/07Wisconsin State Patrol Tests Raytheon Channel Controller
RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 28, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wisconsin State Patrol recently began testing Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) JPS Communications Project 25 (P25) channel controller. Developed by Etherstack, the P25 channel controller converts analog radio channels to P25 digital channels allowing users to economically replace conventional analog communication systems with the modernized P25 digital system. The device was first released in November 2006. "Many public safety age... 
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02/27/07Raytheon to Offer World-Class Transformational Team in a Bid for Army's Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 27, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) plans to offer the Army a world-class team in a bid for the U.S. Army Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System (IBCS). "We plan to forge an all-star team that combines battle-proven air defense expertise with advanced technology and a revolutionary approach," said Pete Franklin, vice president for Integrated Air and Missile Defense, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems. "We will offer the Ar... 
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02/27/07Raytheon to Expand Operations at Farmington, N.M., Site
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 27, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its strategy to increase its high-rate manufacturing capability, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) plans to expand operations at its manufacturing facility at the Navajo Agricultural Products Industry (NAPI) Industrial Park south of Farmington, N.M. Raytheon will increase the manufacturing space of the 38,000 square-foot facility to 68,000 square feet to accommodate additional work and will increase employment to as many as 200 em... 
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02/26/07Raytheon Executives to Speak at Citigroup Global Industrial Manufacturing Conference
WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 26, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that William H. Swanson, Raytheon chairman and chief executive officer, and David C. Wajsgras, Raytheon senior vice president and chief financial officer, will speak at the Citigroup Global Industrial Manufacturing Conference on March 6, 2007. Their presentation is scheduled to start at 4:30 p.m. ET. Swanson's and Wajsgras' remarks will be audio cast live (listen-only mode) throug... 
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02/22/07Raytheon Awarded 10-Year Logistics Contract for Improved Target Acquisition System
MCKINNEY, Texas, Feb. 22, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded initial contract funding of $11.7 million from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Systems Command, Huntsville, Ala., for contractor logistics support for the Improved Target Acquisition System, or ITAS. The ten-year firm-fixed-price contract, valued at more than $300 million, continues contractor logistics support for the Army and marks the start for the Marine Corps. The contract require... 
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02/21/07Raytheon HDAM Missile Successful in Test Flight Against Low-Power Radar Source
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 21, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) HDAM missile completed a series of free-flight tests by successfully engaging a radar system emitting low-power levels, a new accomplishment for an anti-radar missile. HDAM stands for HARM destruction of enemy air defense attack module. The new HDAM variant adds INS/GPS (inertial navigation system/Global Positioning System) capability to the battle-proven HARM (High-speed anti- radiation missile), greatly ... 
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02/20/07Raytheon Demonstrates Engine for Powered Joint Standoff Weapon Extended Range
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 20, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has successfully demonstrated the engine of Joint Standoff Weapon Extended Range (JSOW ER), a new low-cost extended-range missile. The engine ground test of JSOW ER successfully evaluated a flush inlet design and overall engine performance and showed that engine performance matched simulation results. The inlet will maintain the missile's excellent low observable characteristics. Hamilton Sundstrand manu... 
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02/20/07Raytheon Receives $27.7 Million for V-22 Support
INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 20, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has received two awards totaling $27.7 million from the U.S. Navy to provide services and systems for the V-22 Osprey aircraft. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. RTSC's Indianapolis facility will continue to provide systems and software engineering services for the V-22 under tasking in the first awa... 
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02/19/07Raytheon Awarded $56 Million in Two U.S. Navy Contracts for Airborne Low Frequency Sonar
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 19, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $50.8 million U.S. Navy contract for the Airborne Low Frequency Sonar system. Designated the AN/AQS-22, the system is the primary undersea warfare sensor for the U.S. Navy's MH-60R multi-mission helicopter. The company also received a subsequent $5.6 million contract for production sustaining support. AN/AQS-22 delivers significant undersea search, detection, and prosecution capabilitie... 
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02/15/07Raytheon to Deliver Navy Multiband Terminal Satellite Communication System for Testing
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Feb. 15, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is ready to deliver the Navy Multiband Terminal satellite communication system to the U.S. Navy for formal tests to begin later this week. NMT is a system of submarine, shore-based and shipboard communications terminals for the transformational SATCOM component of the U.S. Navy's FORCEnet concept. "We have successfully completed rigorous testing and performance verification with... 
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02/15/07Raytheon Awarded $212 Million Contract for Terminal High Altitude Area Defense Radar
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 15, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $212 million contract by the Missile Defense Agency for the manufacture, delivery and integration support of one Terminal High Altitude Area Defense radar, also called the AN/TPY-2 radar. "The AN/TPY-2 radar plays a vital role in the Ballistic Missile Defense System, protecting the U.S., deployed forces and allies from ballistic missile threats," said Pete Franklin, vice president of Ray... 
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02/14/07Raytheon Completes Hardware Design Review of Surveillance Radar Program for Taiwan
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 14, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) has successfully conducted a hardware critical design review of the Surveillance Radar program. The three-day technical and system review with the U.S. Air Force Electronic Systems Center completed the program's critical hardware design. "This is a significant milestone for the Surveillance Radar program, which will be a central part of Taiwan's integrated air and mis... 
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02/14/07Raytheon Names Salvador Vice President for New Product Lines at Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC
RESTON, Va., Feb. 14, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Blaine A. Salvador has been named vice president of Mission Support Solutions and Integrated Range and Installation Solutions product lines for Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC). Salvador is responsible for the management and growth of the two product lines that are part of the new RTSC business unit named Integrated Support Services. He will report to David Dacquino, Integrated Support Service... 
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02/13/07Raytheon Awarded $41.4 Million for LPD 25
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 13, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) has been awarded $41.4 million to provide the initial planning and acquisition of electronic systems onboard LPD 25, the ninth ship in the LPD 17 class. The LPD 17 class of the U.S. Navy's amphibious ships is designed as an expeditionary warfare support platform and serves as an operations base for elements of the Marine expeditionary forces, including troops, helicopters... 
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02/12/07Raytheon and BAE Systems Successfully Test Fire DDG 1000 MK57 Vertical Launching System
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 12, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems and BAE Systems have successfully completed a restrained test firing of a Standard Missile-2 BLK IV MK72 rocket booster on the new MK57 Vertical Launching System missile launcher. The test demonstrated the system's ability to safely withstand a static burn of an MK72 rocket motor in the new launcher. The test was conducted at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico to prepa... 
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02/09/07Raytheon Completes Delivery of Early Missile-Warning Sensors for U.S. Space Tracking & Surveillance System Program
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully delivered the second of two advanced infrared sensor payloads to Northrop Grumman Space Technology for the missile-warning Space Tracking & Surveillance System Block 6 program. Block 6 R&D satellites will demonstrate the key functions of a space-based sensor within the Ballistic Missile Defense System, passing missile tracking data to missile defense interceptors with the accuracy and timelin... 
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02/09/07Raytheon Successfully Demonstrates Satellite Communications Alternative
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Feb. 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- During an exercise with the I Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Pendleton, Calif., Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully demonstrated that a traditional, transportable satellite communications terminal could be field configured to communicate without acquiring a satellite connection. This capability, known as Troposcatter, or TROPO, transmits radio waves over the curvature of the Earth without using satellites. The U.S. military... 
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02/08/07Raytheon - Louisville Wins Prestigious Shingo Prize
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Feb. 8, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Missile Systems' Louisville facility has won this year's Shingo Prize for Excellence in Manufacturing. The prestigious North American award, termed the "Nobel Prize of Manufacturing" by Business Week magazine, recognizes Raytheon's (NYSE: RTN) ongoing efforts to improve by using lean world-class manufacturing strategies to achieve world-class results. "We are honored that our Louisville employees have received this important a... 
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02/08/07Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC Appoints Leaders to New Business Units in Realigned Organization
RESTON, Va., Feb. 8, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has appointed two Raytheon executives to lead newly formed business units that are focused on customer satisfaction and positioning the company for growth. David Dacquino is named vice president and general manager of Integrated Support Solutions (ISS), with headquarters in Burlington, Mass. ISS provides a range of services and capabilities inclu... 
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02/08/07Raytheon and Tata of India to Collaborate on Technology Opportunities
NEW DELHI, India, Feb. 8, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has signed a memorandum of intent with Tata Power Strategic Electronics Division (Tata Power SED). The agreement is designed to encourage collaboration in areas of complementary expertise and experience as a first step toward forging new relationships with a range of Indian technology companies. The electronics division of Tata Power is viewed as a good fit with Raytheon's core business, according to Wes ... 
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02/07/07Raytheon Completes Patriot Live-Fire Test with 3-for-3 Successes
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 7, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- A Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Configuration 3 Patriot system, composed of a Patriot Guidance Enhanced Missile-T (GEM-T), a Patriot launcher, engagement control station and Patriot radar, destroyed a surrogate cruise missile target to complete a perfect three-for-three mission set as part of a two-month evaluation at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. The GEM-T missile is a cost-effective, lethal interceptor designed to defeat sophistica... 
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02/07/07Raytheon to Strengthen Ties With India During Aero India Trade Show in Bangalore
BANGALORE, India, Feb. 7, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will have a major presence at the 2007 Aero India trade show in Bangalore, India, Feb. 7 - 11. As a global technology leader, Raytheon offers a variety of products and services to meet India's military and commercial needs. "Our portfolio is broad, and it fits nicely with India's long-term plans for updating its defense capabilities," said Walt Doran, Asia regional executive for Raytheon International, Inc... 
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02/06/07Raytheon Delivers Software Build for DDG 1000 and Navy's Family of Ships
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 6, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has delivered the software build for the Total Ship Computing Environment Infrastructure Release 4.0, the new open architecture baseline software application for the DDG 1000 Zumwalt class destroyer. Among its major capabilities, TSCEI 4.0 supports IBM(R) blade server processors running the Red Hat Linux(R) operating system. It is the first of four planned increments supporting DDG 1000 Release 4 software. ... 
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02/05/07New Raytheon ID Technology Answers Concerns About New Passport Regulations for Americas
Breakthrough Innovation Designed to Support Western Hemisphere Travel InitiativeRESTON, Va., Feb. 5, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- With new passport regulations now in effect and reinforcing the critical concern to upgrade security around U.S. borders, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has developed a high tech, first- of-its-kind personal ID system to significantly protect and facilitate entry and exits at the nation's key checkpoints. The Personal Authentication Device, or... 
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02/02/07Team JCA Delivers Final Proposal for Joint Cargo Aircraft Program
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 2, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Team JCA partnership led by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and EADS CASA North America submitted its final proposal revision (FPR) to the U.S. Army and Air Force for the Joint Cargo Aircraft program Jan. 30, one day before the deadline. "Our early delivery and final proposal enhancements are the latest examples of our continuing commitment to provide the Army and Air Force the world's best intratheater lift capability right now," s... 
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02/01/07Raytheon Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2006 Results; Updates 2007 Full-Year Guidance
Highlights Strong bookings of $7.8 billion in quarter; record backlog of $33.8 billion, up $2.3 billion from $31.5 billion in 2005 Sales of $5.7 billion, up 12 percent in quarter; $20.3 billion, up 7 percent for year Earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations of $0.65 in quarter, up 27 percent; $2.46 for year, up 37 percent Operating cash flow from continuing operations of $1.3 billion in ... 
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01/31/07Raytheon's Hoke Receives Innovator Award
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 31, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- An engineer at Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems was awarded the 2006 Innovator Award at the North American Molecular Beam Epitaxy Conference and Workshop at Duke University in Durham, N.C. Dr. William Hoke was honored for his research and development in metamorphic growth of advanced semiconductor devices that have improved capabilities at lower costs than conventional semiconductor technology. Hoke began... 
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01/31/07Raytheon Program Receives Top Network Centric Warfare Award
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 31, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Persistent Surveillance and Dissemination System of Systems, or PSDS2, has received top honors in the network centric warfare awards sponsored by the Institute for Defense & Government Advancement. The awards honor, recognize and promote initiatives in the Department of Defense, coalition governments and defense industry that exemplify the principles of network centric warfare and support informa... 
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01/30/07Raytheon to Demonstrate Global Joint Interoperability Solutions During U.S.-Japan Joint Exercise
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 30, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will conduct the second in a series of global command and control integrated battle management demonstrations for U.S. Forces Japan during KEEN EDGE 2007, a U.S-Japan joint military exercise beginning Feb. 1. Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems will demonstrate prototype capabilities for the Bi-Lateral Joint Operations Coordination Center, which provides a common operational picture, enabling multiple user... 
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01/30/07Raytheon Seeks Technology Partnerships in India
NEW DELHI, India, Jan. 30, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will highlight its technology solutions that integrate advanced sensor and weapon systems for multi-role fighter aircraft at the inaugural Air Dominance Conference the firm is sponsoring Jan. 31- Feb. 1 as it intensifies its focus on India as a strategic market. According to Walter F. Doran, Asia regional executive for Raytheon International, Inc., a long-term partnership approach in India with private an... 
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01/29/07Terminal High Altitude Area Defense Radar Successful in Integrated Flight Test
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 29, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) radar built by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) performed successfully in a flight test conducted by the Missile Defense Agency at the Pacific Missile Range Facility in Hawaii, Jan. 26. The test resulted in the successful intercept of a unitary target over the Pacific Ocean and demonstrated fully integrated radar, launcher, fire control, missile and engagement functions of the THAAD weapon s... 
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01/29/07Study Predicts Raytheon Antennas Will Perform More Than Twice Design Life
Iridium Antennas Continue to Perform After 3.6 Billion Component Hours TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 29, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- A recent study says that Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-designed and manufactured antennas launched on communications satellites between 1997 and 2002 are anticipated to operate well past their original eight-year in-orbit design life, saving costs and exceeding expectations. Iridium Satellite LLC commissioned Raytheon to conduct a longevity s... 
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01/24/07Raytheon Targeting Pod Achieves 100,000 Flight Hours on F/A-18
McKINNEY, Texas, Jan. 24, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has confirmed that Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) advanced targeting pod achieved 100,000 operational flight hours on F/A-18 Hornet and Super Hornet aircraft. The Raytheon Advanced Targeting Forward Looking Infrared system officially logged its 100,000th flight hour last month over Iraq, according to Cmdr. Martin Beaulieu, who leads the electro-optical/infrared integrated product team within the U.S. Navy's F/A-18 program... 
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01/23/07Raytheon Company to Release 2006 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results on February 1, 2007
WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 23, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its 2006 fourth quarter and year-end earnings news release at 7 a.m. EST Thursday, February 1, 2007. The release will be posted on the Raytheon home page. The 2006 fourth quarter and year-end earnings results conference call will be at 9 a.m. EST on Thursday, February 1, 2007. The call will be audio cast on the Internet at http://www.raytheon.com. Charts to be referenced during the call... 
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01/22/07Raytheon Awarded $29 Million Contract for Early Warning Radars Sustainment
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 22, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a contract with a potential value of $29 million to provide sustainment support for the Upgraded Early Warning Radar and the Cobra Dane Upgrade. The award was made by Boeing Integrated Defense Systems, the prime contractor for the Ground Based Midcourse Defense segment of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency's Ballistic Missile Defense System. Under the contract, Raytheon... 
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01/17/07Javelin Joint Venture Earns Logistics Award for Supporting the Warfighter
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 17, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- For its timely and proficient support of the warfighter in the field, the Javelin Joint Venture Logistics Support Team has received the Defense Logistics Award for Contractor-Military Collaboration of the year from the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency. Steve Barnoske, director for Tactical Missiles at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, accepted the award during the 3rd Annual Defense Logistics awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., ne... 
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01/17/07Raytheon to Demonstrate New Communications Capabilities for Emergency Response and Public Safety Applications
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 17, 2007 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is launching a pilot program in the Midwest that will provide first responders and public safety officials with new and dramatically improved communications services. The six-month program, which will be conducted in the Quad Cities region of Illinois and Iowa, will enhance collaboration and improve existing capabilities among community first responders and public safety organizations by prov... 
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01/16/07NetJets(R), the Worldwide Leader in Private Aviation, Doubles Order of Hawker(R) 750 and 900XP Business Jets
WICHITA, Kan., Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Aircraft Company has signed additional orders with NetJets(R) Aviation and NetJets Europe for the purchase of 48 additional Hawker(R) aircraft for their European and U.S. operations. Combined with the NetJets order for 48 aircraft announced in October, 2006, these two orders are now worth more than $1 billion. Deliveries to NetJets of the Hawker 900XP under the initial order will begin in 2007 and continue through 2009. Deliveries und... 
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01/15/07Pakistan Chooses Raytheon's Proven Air Defense Missiles to Secure Borders
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 15, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire-USNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- The country of Pakistan has signed a Letter of Offer and Acceptance for the procurement of 500 Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM) - generating the largest single international AMRAAM purchase -- and 200 AIM-9M Sidewinder missiles. This is also the first AMRAAM missile procurement between Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Pakistan. Delivery of the AMRAAM missiles will start in 2008 and cont... 
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01/11/07Raytheon to be Prime Contractor on Radar Common Data Link Program
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 11, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has won a $9.7 million contract from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory to design and develop the next-generation wideband common data link for active electronically scanned array radar systems. The objective of the Radar Common Data Link program is to enable tactical assets such as combat aircraft to quickly pass on non-traditional ISR (intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance) data to users in... 
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01/11/07Raytheon Achieves Key Testing Milestone for Next-Generation GaN Semiconductor Technology
Company Leads The Industry in Chip Development For RF and Microwave Signal Applications Gallium Nitride offers up to 10-Times Greater Power Output Compared With Current Gallium Arsenide-Based SemiconductorsTEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 11, 2006, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Gallium nitride (GaN) semiconductor circuits developed by Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) have passed a key testing milestone, demonstrating the reliability of this technology for h... 
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01/10/07Raytheon Receives $60 Million in Contracts for Standard Missile-1 Support Services
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 10, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded two contracts to perform support services for the Standard Missile-1 (SM-1) program for international customers. The most recent contract, valued at $29 million, was awarded Jan. 3. Work includes missile assembly, testing and delivery for the governments of Spain and Egypt. An earlier contract, valued at $31.8 million, was awarded Nov. 13, 2006. Work includes regraining of MK-56 dual-thr... 
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01/10/07Raytheon Wins $135.4 Million Silent Knight Radar Development Contract
MCKINNEY, Texas, Jan. 10, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Special Operations Command has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $135.4 million contract to develop a new tactical radar for rotary and fixed-wing aircraft. Formally signed Dec. 12, 2006, and initially funded at $28.5 million, the system design and development contract calls for Raytheon to build, test and integrate the new Silent Knight radar. The system will serve as a common multi-mode terrain following/terrain avoidan... 
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01/10/07Javelin Block 1 Missile Achieves Success in Test Firings
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan 10, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- The Raytheon-Lockheed Martin Javelin Joint Venture achieved success in qualification flight tests of the Block 1 Javelin missile at Redstone Arsenal, in Huntsville, Ala. The Block 1 missile features an improved rocket motor that will reduce the missile's time of flight; improvements to the command launch unit (CLU); software enhancements and an enhanced performance warhead that increases Javelin's lethality against a wider... 
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01/09/07Raytheon Successfully Tests New Solid-State Laser Area Defense System
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 9, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully tested a prototype solid-state laser weapon that combines the proven capabilities of the Phalanx weapon system with the power and effectiveness of lasers to defeat rockets, mortars and missiles at an operationally significant range. The prototype solid-state Laser Area Defense System (LADS) successfully detonated 60-millimeter mortars at a range greater than 550 yards within the tactical timeline... 
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01/09/07Raytheon Passes DDG 1000 Total Ship Computing Environment Infrastructure Design Milestone
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 9, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully conducted a detailed design review for the DDG 1000 Total Ship Computing Environment Infrastructure hardware. The Total Ship Computing Environment Infrastructure implements the Navy's open architecture strategy and has achieved a full commercial off-the-shelf solution. The review demonstrated that early component level testing results validate that the Total Ship Computing... 
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01/04/07Raytheon Awarded $32.7 Million Subcontract for Sea-Based X-Band Radar Sustainment Support
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 4, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company has been awarded a $32.7 million subcontract to provide sustainment support for the X- Band Radar (XBR) portion of the Sea-Based X-Band Radar (SBX). The award was made by Boeing Integrated Defense Systems, the prime contractor for the Ground Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS). SBX is a component of GMD. Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) w... 
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01/03/07Raytheon Delivers VIIRS Sensor Engineering Development Unit
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 3, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Polar- orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) achieved a major milestone with the delivery of an advanced sensor engineering development unit by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). Raytheon is a teammate with and subcontractor to Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) on NPOESS, the next-generation, low-earth-orbiting environmental system of satellites, sensors, ground control technology, and a data processi... 
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01/03/07Raytheon Completes Negotiations on $1.4 Billion Contract for JLENS Development
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 3, 2007, 2007 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) recently completed negotiations with the U.S. Army resulting in finalizing a contract modification for system development and demonstration of the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System (JLENS). Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems' (IDS) JLENS provides a long-duration, wide-area cruise missile defense capability while also providing elevated communicati... 
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