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12/30/11Raytheon Awarded Contract for $363.9 Million for two Radars
AN/TPY-2 is the world's most advanced multi-functional, X-band radar TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Missile Defense Agency is awarding Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a contract to provide two AN/TPY-2 radars to the U.S. Army as the radar component to the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system. The firm-fixed-price contract is for $363.9 million. "The AN/TPY-2 is the world's most advanced, mobile X-band radar," said Dave Gulla... 
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12/30/11Raytheon Receives $582.5 Million for Radars and Services in THAAD Deal to UAE
UAE becomes first international customer to gain the advanced AN/TPY-2 radars TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will provide AN/TPY-2 radars, associated spares, training and other services through 2018 to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as the radar component to the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system. This $582.5 million contract for the radars is part of the first sale of THAAD missile systems to an int... 
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12/30/11Raytheon Books $50 Million in Electronic Warfare Contracts
Continued growth expected in EW field EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) booked $50 million this month in new contract awards related to its electronic warfare (EW) business. Raytheon's industry-leading electronic warfare portfolio includes airborne and shipboard jammers, towed decoys and radar warning receivers in use on strategic and tactical aircraft, helicopters and surface ships of the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy and inter... 
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12/29/11Raytheon Acquires Cybersecurity and Software Engineering Firm Henggeler Computer Consultants
GARLAND, Texas, Dec. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has acquired privately held Henggeler Computer Consultants, Inc., further extending Raytheon's capabilities to serve the cybersecurity, enterprise architecture and systems engineering needs of customers in the intelligence community as well as in the Department of Defense. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction will not materially impact Raytheon's total company sales or earnings p... 
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12/29/11Raytheon Awarded U.S. Navy Systems Contracts With Combined Potential Value of Nearly $72 Million
  WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received two separate contract awards from the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) of the United States Navy for work on: the Phalanx, SeaRAM and Land-based Phalanx weapons systems; and on NATO SEASPARROW surface missile systems. The combined value of the two contracts, which were announced on Dec. 27 by the Department of Defense, could near $72 million should NAVSEA exercise all options on the ... 
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12/29/11Raytheon Awarded Airborne Radar Contracts at Year's End Worth $320 Million
Further growth expected in AESA radar programs EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) booked $320 million this month in new contract awards related to its active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar programs for domestic and international customers. With active electronic beam scanning, which allows the radar beam to be steered at nearly the speed of light, Raytheon AESA radars optimize situational awareness and provide superi... 
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12/26/11Raytheon Awarded $122 Million for Standard Missile-3
Contract will fund continued development and testing                                     TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received a $122.5 million contract from the U.S. Missile Defense Agency for continued development of Standard Missile-3 Block IA and IB programs. Under this modification, Raytheon will provide SM-3 design and engineering, in service engineering support, production engineering, surveillance and flight test suppo... 
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12/23/11Raytheon to Provide Improved Surveillance Capability for National Airspace System
To increase safety, efficiency and capacity in world's most complex airspace system MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Dec. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Air Force to incorporate Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) capability into its suite of APX-119 Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) transponders to support the Federal Aviation Administration's NextGen plan for transformation of the National Airspace S... 
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12/21/11US Army Declares Raytheon Counter-IED System a 'Greatest Invention'
CIED system 'saves lives' DULLES, Va., Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army has named a system developed and produced by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to defeat improvised explosive devices (IEDs) one of "the most innovative advances in Army technology." An article published Sept. 12 on the Army's website (http://www.army.mil/article/65324) explains that the Counter IED (CIED) defeat system "provides significant capability to the Soldier and their mission and, more im... 
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12/21/11Department of Defense Awards Raytheon Nearly $100 Million in Air-Launched Weapons Contracts
TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Defense awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) two separate air-launched weapons contracts with a combined value of nearly $100 million. The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon an $84.3 million modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract to produce the Joint Standoff Weapon C-1. The U.S. Air Force awarded Raytheon a $15 million firm-fixed-price contract for production of the laser-guided Maverick missi... 
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12/20/11Raytheon's Navy Multiband Terminal Successfully Tests With On-Orbit AEHF Satellite
Interoperability test is second terminal milestone after US Army's SMART-T linked with Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Dec. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has again successfully tested with the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite that will provide secure communications for the U.S. military and international partners. Raytheon's U.S. Navy Multiband Terminal (NMT) is the second operationally fielded term... 
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12/19/11Raytheon Awarded $254 Million US Navy Contract for DDG 1000
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $254 million contract modification for the completion of software development for the DDG 1000-class destroyer program. Under the contract, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) will perform development engineering activities for Total Ship Computing Environment Infrastructure integration, ship control systems, as well as associated Mission Systems Equipment software development and integra... 
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12/16/11Raytheon Awarded $685.7 Million for New Patriot Systems for Taiwan
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $685.7 million Foreign Military Sales (FMS) contract for additional new fire units of the combat-proven Patriot Air and Missile Defense System for Taiwan. "Our partnership with Taiwan dates back more than 45 years, and we are committed to providing Taiwan with the best air and missile defense system capability available," said Sanjay Kapoor, vice president for Integrated Air and Missile... 
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12/14/11Raytheon Announces Commercial Availability of High Speed Guard™
Company now offers secure, rapid, bi-directional data transfers in a COTS solution HERNDON, Va., Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) High Speed Guard cross domain technology is now commercially available as an off-the-shelf product. High Speed Guard, previously offered as a service, has been on the U.S. Department of Defense's Unified Cross Domain Management Office baseline list of approved solutions since May of 2010.  "The commercialization of HSG provides sig... 
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12/14/11Raytheon BBN Awarded $5.2 Million in Research Funding to Enable Early Awareness of Emerging Technology
Program to create analysis tools to identify connections between emerging technical trends before they are fully developed CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon BBN Technologies (BBN) has been awarded $5.2 million by the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) under the Foresight and Understanding from Scientific Exposition (FUSE) program. BBN is a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). The goal of the FUSE program is t... 
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12/14/11Japanese Troops Conduct Successful Patriot Test Firings
                                                                                       TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japanese Air Self Defense Forces (JASDF), operating Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Patriot Configuration-3 systems, successfully concluded its annual training exercise at Fort Bliss, Texas. The exercise included target engagement and successful test firings of the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System in tactical mission configurations... 
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12/13/11Raytheon's Next Generation Jammer Power System Passes Technology Readiness Tests
Milestone demonstrates maturity of Raytheon technology EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A critical power generation subsystem of Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Next Generation Jammer has demonstrated its technical maturity through successful completion of a series of sea and altitude level wind tunnel tests. With the power system housed in a full-scale model of its NGJ pod, Raytheon demonstrated full power generation, transient load switching and effective ... 
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12/13/11Raytheon Establishes New JLENS Test Site at White Sands Missile Range
Aerostat system detects cruise missiles and supports engagement TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) recently established a test site at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., for its cruise missile defense system – the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Elevated Netted Sensor System (JLENS). Brig. Gen. Ole Knudson, the U.S. Army's Program Executive Officer for Missiles and Space, along with representatives from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, ... 
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12/13/11Raytheon SDB II Flight Test Keeps Program Ahead of Schedule
Uncooled tri-mode seeker tracked moving vehicles, targeted weapon                                                                           TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed a series of captive flight tests on the Small Diameter Bomb II tri-mode seeker, keeping the program ahead of schedule. The tests demonstrated that the company's tri-mode seeker could acquire and track moving vehicles. "These tests are helpi... 
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12/12/11Raytheon Awarded Contract for NASAMS High-Mobility Launchers for Norway
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a multimillion-dollar contract to provide International High-Mobility Launchers (HMLs) to the Royal Norwegian Air Force (RNoAF) for its National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System (NASAMS). The HML is a lightweight missile launch platform that can carry up to six AMRAAM missiles mounted on a High-Mobility Multi-Wheeled Vehicle. The contract is part of the Royal Norwegian effort to upgrade, moder... 
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12/12/11Raytheon Awarded $241 Million Contract for SM-3 Block IIA
Missile on schedule for 2018 deployment TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Missile Defense Agency awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $241 million contract modification for continued engineering design and development work on the Standard Missile-3 Block IIA. The SM-3 Block IIA is a co-development effort between the U.S. and Japan and the cornerstone of phase three of the administration's Phased Adaptive Approach. The SM-3 Block IIA's larger rocket motors a... 
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12/08/11Raytheon Awarded $13.4 Million in Defense Funding to Advance Thermal Imagers Manufacturing
Program aims to make thermal imaging accessible to every warfighter GOLETA, Calif., Dec. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded $13.4 million by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) under the Low Cost Thermal Imaging Manufacturing (LCTI-M) program. The goal of LCTI-M is to develop a wafer scale manufacturing process that will make thermal imagers affordable and accessible to every warfighter. Under the three-year contract, Raytheon Vision S... 
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12/08/11Raytheon Achieves Seventh Consecutive 100 Percent Score on Corporate Equality Index
Company recognized by Human Rights Campaign for GLBT equality in the workplace WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has achieved a perfect 100 percent score on the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) 2012 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the seventh consecutive time. The HRC, the nation's largest gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization, uses the CEI as a means to rate large U.S. companies on how they treat their GLBT emp... 
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12/05/11Raytheon Acquires Cybersecurity Firm Pikewerks
GARLAND, Texas, Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has acquired Pikewerks Corporation, a privately held company, to further extend Raytheon's capabilities to defend against sophisticated cybersecurity threats facing customers in the intelligence community, Department of Defense and commercial organizations. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction will not materially impact Raytheon's total company sales or earnings per share for the fo... 
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11/30/11NASA Recognizes Raytheon as JPL Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year
Company honored for contributions in support of NASA's overall small business program DULLES, Va., Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been recognized as a Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year for its contributions in support of NASA's overall small business program. As part of this year's NASA Small Business Symposium, Raytheon received the Jet Propulsion Laboratory's 2011 Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award. The award w... 
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11/30/11New 12-pound Guided Bomb Flies for First Time
Raytheon completes first captive flight test of Small Tactical Munition Phase II TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed captive carry tests of its Small Tactical Munition Phase II configuration, paving the way for flight tests. (Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111130/NE13694-a ) (Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111130/NE13694-b ) "Raytheon developed STM Phase II to provide the warfighter a weapon for Shadow-cl... 
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11/30/11Raytheon Receives Approval for $1.7 Billion Patriot Sale to Saudi Arabia
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received U.S. Congressional and State Department approvals on a $1.7 billion Direct Commercial Sales contract to upgrade the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Patriot Air and Missile Defense System to the latest Configuration-3. The award, announced earlier this year, includes ground-system hardware, a full training package, support equipment upgrades and an interoperability capability to support potential coalition ope... 
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11/29/11Raytheon Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammer to Begin Production
MALD(R)-J will protect aircrews by conducting stand-in jamming TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force reached a Milestone C decision on Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammer variant, authorizing Raytheon to begin Low Rate Initial Production of the system. The Air Force also exercised a contract option and awarded Raytheon $5 million to convert Lot 4 MALD® production of the baseline to the MALD-J variant. "MALD-J will... 
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11/29/11Raytheon SDB II Program Ahead of Schedule After Latest Round of Testing
Tests validate integration of uncooled tri-mode seeker hardware and software TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Small Diameter Bomb II program remains ahead of schedule after completing a series of tests that demonstrated successful integration of production tri-mode seeker hardware and software. During the tests, a seeker built on an active production line was mounted on a tower and tracked a variety of moving targets in imaging infrared and mill... 
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11/22/11Raytheon First to Successfully Test With On-Orbit AEHF Satellite
SATCOM terminals ready to provide protected communications capabilities to US Armed Services MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has become the first to successfully test with the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite. Raytheon's Army Secure Mobile Anti-jam Reliable Tactical Terminal (SMART-T) is the first operationally-fielded terminal to interoperate with an on-orbit AEHF satellite. The first AEHF satellite, launched in Aug... 
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11/22/11Historic First Image Downloaded from VIIRS
New satellite weather and climate sensor offers pristine view of the world EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Visible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite has produced its first image aboard the recently launched NASA NPOESS Preparatory Project (NPP) spacecraft. The visible spectrum image shows the East Coast of the United States in unprecedented sharpness and detail. "The VIIRS visible imager is performing excellently and we expect the da... 
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11/22/11Raytheon Delivers 300th APG-79 AESA Radar for Domestic and International Aircraft
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) recently delivered its 300th active electronically scanned array APG-79 radar to Boeing for integration on the U.S. Navy's F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler, including 24 AESA systems delivered to the Royal Australian Air Force for the F/A-18 Super Hornet. "The APG-79 radar continues to deliver enhanced situational awareness for aircrews and unparalleled fighter combat proficiency for our domestic an... 
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11/22/11Raytheon's RACR Competes in South Korean F-16 Radar Procurement
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is responding to the Republic of Korea's official launch of the F-16 radar upgrade competition with the Raytheon Advanced Combat Radar system (RACR). RACR employs active electronically scanned array (AESA) technology, which Raytheon pioneered for the U.S. Air Force's F-15C and fielded in December 2000. RACR incorporates the latest developments in AESA radar, in a design specifically suited for smaller a... 
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11/21/11Raytheon Executives to Speak at Credit Suisse's Aerospace & Defense Conference on Nov. 30
WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that Raytheon Chairman and CEO William H. Swanson and Raytheon Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David C. Wajsgras will speak at Credit Suisse's Aerospace & Defense Conference on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011. Their presentation is scheduled to start at 11:00 a.m. ET and their remarks will be audiocast live (listen-only mode) through the Raytheon website, http://www.raytheon.c... 
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11/17/11Raytheon Trusted Gateway System(TM) Added to UCDMO Baseline List
Company offers government multiple accredited information assurance solutions to access and transfer data between networks HERNDON, Va., Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --  Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Trusted Gateway System™ has been approved by the Unified Cross Domain Management Office (UCDMO) to be on the Version 4.1 Baseline list, a validated products list of cross domain technologies and solutions that are available to agencies in the Department of Defense and intelligence community. T... 
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11/17/11Raytheon BBN Awarded $10.5 Million to Develop Game-Based Training Methods and Systems to Improve Decision-Making
Game-based training to reduce bias when analyzing information CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), through an Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) contract, has awarded Raytheon BBN Technologies a $10.5 million multi-year contract under the Sirius program. BBN is a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). The goal of the Sirius program is to develop serious games that result in better decision-making by... 
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11/16/11Raytheon Company Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.43 per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on Feb. 9, 2012, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Jan. 4, 2012. Raytheon Company, with 2010 sales of $25 billion, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout t... 
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11/16/11Raytheon SDB II Warhead Exceeds Test Requirements
Test performance keeps program ahead of schedule TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The warhead for Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Small Diameter Bomb II performed at twice what was required during a series of recent tests. The test marked the first demonstration of an SDB II warhead built on a fully-automated production line. SDB II is the world's first weapon capable of engaging fixed or moving targets around-the-clock in adverse weather conditions from a range of greater than ... 
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11/16/11Raytheon Advances Image Processing for US Army Situational Awareness Technology
MCKINNEY, Texas, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $14.6 million contract to develop new image processing technology for the Advanced Distributed Aperture System. ADAS is a multispectral technology that gives helicopter pilots 360-degree situational awareness, improving aircraft and crew survivability when operating in low visibility conditions. "The deployment of Raytheon's ADAS technology will directly affect the lives of those in combat," said ... 
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11/16/11Raytheon Wins Majority Share of US Air Force Paveway(TM) Purchase
Contract win based on lowest-cost system TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Air Force awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a $24 million contract for Paveway II laser-guided bomb components, the majority share of the Air Force's laser-guided bomb buy for overseas contingency operations. The contract was competitively awarded because Raytheon offered the government the lowest price system that met all requirements. "Numerous tests have demonstrated that Raytheon's com... 
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11/15/11Raytheon, Government Security News Honor Admiral Thad Allen
Retired Coast Guard commandant personifies Raytheon's commitment to public safety WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Admiral Thad W. Allen (USCG-Ret.) has been honored with the Government Security News/Raytheon Award for "Distinguished Leadership and Innovation in Public Safety and Security," a deserving recognition for a national leader with nearly four decades of outstanding public service. The award culminated the Government Security News' annual awards dinner on Mond... 
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11/15/11Training Leaders Raytheon and Petrofac Partner to Provide Water Survival Training at NASA's Johnson Space Center
Innovative industry safety training program to be delivered at NASA facility DULLES, Va., Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), and Petrofac Training Services, a member of the Petrofac group, have entered into a strategic partnership to deliver water survival training to the global oil and gas industry. External customers can experience training at NASA's Johnson Space Center (JSC) underwater facility in H... 
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11/15/11Raytheon Given Export Approvals for Advanced Maritime Radar
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received approval from the U.S. Department of State to export the SeaVue eXpanded Mission Capability (SeaVue XMC) maritime and overland surveillance radar to Morocco. Morocco is the first country cleared for export of this radar with expanded technology. "Raytheon's proven experience as a global leader in maritime surveillance is further solidified by this approval to export our unique capa... 
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11/15/11TALON Laser-Guided Rocket Goes 3-for-3 in Flight Demonstration
Air-launched demonstration clears the way for production phase DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Emirates Advanced Investments (EAI) Group completed an operational demonstration of the TALON Laser-Guided Rocket from AH-64D Apache Longbow helicopters in the United Arab Emirates. The demonstration in Abu Dhabi met all objectives and marked the final step leading to production of TALON LGRs in the U.S. and the United Arab Emirat... 
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11/14/11Raytheon Wins DHS ICE Investigative Case Management Modernization Contract
New system will allow information sharing across more than 100 databases DULLES, Va., Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has awarded a contract to Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) for the development of a modernized investigative case management system to replace the agency's legacy system. The contract calls for Raytheon to deliver a system that will streamline and improve ICE agents' ability to investigate, manage, report and collaborate on law enforc... 
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11/14/11Raytheon Providing World-Leading Air Traffic Management Technology for Dubai
Creating safe and efficient airspace infrastructure DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is on track to provide Dubai with one of the world's most modern air traffic management systems to safely and efficiently meet Dubai's ambitious airport and air traffic growth plans. The company's next-generation ATM system, AutoTrac III (AT3), installed at Dubai World Central's Al Maktoum International Airport, is scheduled to be operational ne... 
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11/13/11Raytheon Develops Wireless Integration For Combat-Proven Enhanced Paveway(TM)
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed testing and development of a new wireless method of integrating its combat-proven Enhanced Paveway precision-guided bomb on aircraft. The new integration tool, called WiPak®, uses wireless technology similar to what is being used in many consumer wireless devices such as tablet computers. WiPak consists of a small wireless transmitter and pilot interface in the aircraft cockpit, and a small re... 
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11/13/11Joint Strike Fighter Can Carry Raytheon Joint Standoff Weapon Internally
JSOW C-1 combined with JSF gives warfighter a powerful new capability DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed a fit check of the Joint Standoff Weapon in the internal carriage bay of the Joint Strike Fighter aircraft. "The capabilities of the JSF combined with JSOW C-1's ability to precisely engage moving ships at sea from standoff ranges would give the U.S. and coalition warfighter a powerful capability," said Cmdr. Samuel Hana... 
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11/11/11Raytheon Extends Sum of all Thrills(TM) Experience to the Home on MathMovesU.com
Web version of INNOVENTIONS at Epcot® exhibit enables students to create their own thrill rides online WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is extending the reach of its Sum of all Thrills(TM) experience from the theme park into cyberspacethrough a new virtual thrill ride and math learning component at www.MathMovesU.com. Whether at INNOVENTIONS at Epcot® at the Walt Disney World® Resort, or at their computers, students can now experience m... 
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11/11/11Raytheon to Deliver NMT SATCOM Systems for U.S. Navy and International Partners
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received several production orders from the U.S. Navy for next-generation Navy Multiband Terminal protected Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite communication (SATCOM) terminals since the initial award for 22 systems in 2010. The additional production awards received since then total more than 100 systems and spares, valued at more than $145 million, and include NMT foreign military sales with te... 
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11/11/11Raytheon Supports Wounded Warrior Project(TM) in Exceeding Expansion Goals for Technology Training of Injured Veterans
New training centers help returning warfighters prepare for opportunities in civilian life WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --In the 12 months since Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced a five-year, $2.5 million grant for the expansion of Wounded Warrior Project(TM) (WWP) transition training initiatives, hundreds of returning wounded veterans have benefited from information technology and cyber training in more locations across the country. WWP is a not-for-profit ... 
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11/10/11Raytheon Reaches Fielding Milestone in Airborne Communications System
5,000 ARC-231 radio systems in the field MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) reached a major milestone in its ARC-231 radio program, fielding the 5,000th ARC-231 radio system. ARC-231 is part of the Fire Series multi-band, multi-mode radio product line. In addition to being standard issue on all U.S. Army Aviation aircraft, it is also in use on several U.S. Air Force and international aircraft. Recently, Raytheon was selected to modern... 
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11/09/11Raytheon Provides First Hybrid Cellular Capability for Soldier Networks
Live Fort Benning operation networked smart phones to tactical edge MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) One Force communications solution successfully linked soldiers' smart phones and tablets during the recent U.S. Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiment (AEWE) at Fort Benning, Ga. It was the first time that data, voice and video over the hand-held commercial devices were simultaneously transmitted over both 3G and military tactical radios ... 
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11/09/11Raytheon's Dynamic Global Portfolio Coming to 2011 Dubai Air Show
WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will highlight a wide range of advanced technologies for international customers at the 2011 Dubai Air Show spanning integrated air and missile defense, global ISR, integrated fighter products, land and naval weapons, air traffic management and more. Raytheon subject matter experts will be available to journalists throughout the event, and the company will host a series of briefings for attending journalists... 
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11/08/11Raytheon Reduces Time Required to Build SDB II Seeker
TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) engineers have reduced the time required to build the Small Diameter Bomb II uncooled tri-mode seeker from more than 75 hours to 40 hours. "Reducing the amount of touch labor required to build the seekers keeps us on track to meet our price commitment to the customer," said Harry Schulte, vice president of Air Warfare Systems for Raytheon Missile Systems. "By leveraging the cutting edge technology available i... 
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11/07/11Raytheon to Modernize US Air Force's Cryptographic Units
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has won a $31.1 million contract to design lighter, power-efficient devices that the U.S. military uses to securely transmit voice and data traffic. It is the first technology upgrade to the shoebox-shaped devices in more than two decades. These devices are portable and can be used in a variety of airborne, land and maritime combat situations. Under a multiyear agreement, Raytheon will replace stand-alon... 
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11/07/11Raytheon Named to FORTUNE magazine's 2011 Top Companies for Leaders
Company recognized for superior development of leadership talent WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has once again been selected as one of FORTUNE magazine's Top Companies for Leaders, ranking 18th in North America in the publication's 2011 project, out of more than 470 companies surveyed. The biennial ranking recognizes companies for leadership in retaining, attracting and developing talent. "Receiving this great recognition underscores o... 
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11/02/11Raytheon Partners With Los Angeles Sheriff's Department to Raise Public Safety In Nation's Most Populous County
New laptop computer systems will increase efficiency of deputies, deliver information faster to patrol cars LOS ANGELES, Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) announced today that Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) vehicles equipped with new mobile data computer systems (MDCS) are now rolling out on the streets, protecting residents. LASD patrol cars, motorcycles, prisoner transport vehicles and SUVs outfitted with the Raytheon-integrated computer syst... 
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11/02/11Raytheon Airborne Processors Track Multiple Ballistic Missiles from Airborne Platform
MCKINNEY, Texas, Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --During a test at the Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai, Hawaii, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) airborne processors demonstrated precision tracking of multiple ballistic targets from an airborne platform. A total of four Raytheon Multispectral Targeting System-B electro-optical infrared sensors successfully tracked multiple targets. The systems collected key information which was then transferred to two airborne processors for post-... 
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11/01/11Raytheon Pilots Travel Management System in Estonia
TALLINN, Estonia, Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has partnered with the Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Estonia to pilot a traveler management system that will facilitate more efficient processing of airline passengers. Raytheon's Portera(TM) solution will allow Estonia to become one of the first nations in Europe to pilot an automated risk assessment system that processes both Advance Passenger Information (API) and Passenger Name Record (PNR) d... 
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10/31/11Raytheon Advanced Products Center Recognized by the Association of Manufacturing Excellence
Lauded for operational excellence, including commitment to continuous improvement MCKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Advanced Products Center was awarded the Manufacturing Excellence Award from the Association of Manufacturing Excellence at a recent conference. The AME recognizes companies that have demonstrated operational excellence with an emphasis on continuous improvement, best practices, creativity and innovation. This is the thi... 
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10/28/11Raytheon Technology Successfully Orbited on Next-Gen Weather Satellite System
Launch of NASA's NPOESS Preparatory Project marks first step in improved weather forecasting VANDENBERG AFB, Calif., Oct. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) technology reached orbit following today's successful launch of NASA's NPOESS Preparatory Project spacecraft. NPP is a polar-orbiting satellite that will function as a bridge between the current NASA Earth Observing System (EOS) and a new constellation of weather monitoring spacecraft known as the Joint Polar ... 
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10/27/11Raytheon Reports Solid Third Quarter Results
WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Strong bookings of $6.9 billion; book-to-bill of 1.12 Adjusted EPS of $1.39; EPS from continuing operations of $1.43(1) Adjusted operating margin of 13.0 percent, up 20 basis points; reported operating margin of 11.8 percent(1) Strong cash flow from continuing operations of $859 million Net sales of $6.1 billion Credit rating upgraded to A3 by Moody's on October 17, 2011 Raytheon... 
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10/25/11Raytheon Named Among "Top Green-IT Organizations"
IDG's Computerworld recognizes company for innovative IT practices that reduce energy consumption through operational efficiencies WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been selected as a top 10 green-IT organization by IDG's Computerworld magazine for 2011. The publication has recognized Raytheon's innovative strategies and practices in information technology that deliver measurable results in sustainability. A feature story on Raytheon's gr... 
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10/25/11US Marine Corps Orders Excalibur Rounds for Operational Use
Marines use Excalibur to limit collateral damage in Afghanistan TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Marine Corps issued an urgent operational need for 1,037 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) 155 mm Excalibur extended range, precision-guided artillery projectiles for use in Afghanistan. Successfully fielded in 2007, Excalibur is the revolutionary family of precision projectiles for U.S. Army and Marine Corps artillery. The Marines have significantly increased operat... 
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10/24/11Raytheon Awarded US Navy Missile Launcher Contract Valued up to $83 Million
Launchers carry AMRAAM, Sparrow, Sidewinder missiles INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Navy's Naval Air Systems Command has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a contract valued up to $83 million to produce LAU-116B/A missile launchers. The contract includes a $7.3 million firm-fixed-price delivery order for production through December 2013 and includes two one-year options. The launchers are used on Navy F/A-18E/F and EA-18G aircraft. They provide the struc... 
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10/18/11Raytheon Commits $1 Million for Teacher Scholarships Supporting Engineering is Elementary® Program
New funding will facilitate access to training and materials of innovative engineering curriculum for elementary school teachers WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) today announced it will establish the Raytheon-EiE Teacher Scholarship Program through a $1 million gift in support of the Museum of Science, Boston's Engineering is Elementary® (EiE) program. The donation will fund the training and readiness of thousands of educators throughout the... 
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10/18/11Raytheon Company to Release Third Quarter Results on October 27, 2011
WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its third quarter 2011 earnings news release at 7:00 a.m. EDT Thursday, October 27, 2011. The release will be posted on the Raytheon home page. The third quarter 2011 earnings results conference call will be at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, October 27, 2011. The call will be audiocast on the Internet at http://www.raytheon.com/ir. Charts to be referenced during the call will be available on the webs... 
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10/17/11Raytheon Unveils Appsmart(TM) Marketplace and GOtab(TM) Online GEOINT Services
Approach reduces government's risk and cost associated with procurement of new technology DULLES, Va., Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has developed two online services to provide critical capabilities to users in the defense, intelligence and first-responder communities faster than they are able to get them now. The Appsmart(TM) market is a tool to develop apps and access content, a market to buy secure apps and a way to get capabilities to users qui... 
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10/17/11Raytheon Installs Cobra Judy Replacement's X- and S-band Antennas
First shipboard integration of a true dual-band radar suite TEWKSBURY, Mass., Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed the shipboard installation of the Cobra Judy Replacement program's X- and S-band antennas onto the USNS Howard O. Lorenzen (T-AGM 25). These massive active phased-array antennas, each weighing more than 500,000 pounds, were installed onto the ship at Kiewit Offshore Services (KOS), Corpus Christi, Texas. (Photo: http://photos.pr... 
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10/17/11Raytheon Awarded $42 Million for Lightweight Torpedoes
Extending the legacy of the Raytheon-Navy torpedo enterprise partnership TEWKSBURY, Mass., Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $42.6 million U.S. Navy contract to provide MK54 lightweight torpedo hardware. Under the contract, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) will deliver a total of 100 MK54 kits for U.S. fleet inventory and in support of foreign military sales. This award includes options for additional quantities for both dome... 
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10/14/11Raytheon and Museum of Science "Graduate" Middle School Students as Honorary Engineers
Experiencing robotics, satellites and air traffic control hands-on at the Museum of Science, Boston makes for a unique field trip WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --More than 1,600 local students, teachers and chaperones from 16 New England middle schools immersed themselves in the field of engineering today through an "Explore Engineering Day" event organized by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and held at the Museum of Science, Boston. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire... 
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10/12/11Raytheon Excalibur Ia-2 Ready for Use in Afghanistan
WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully fired nine rounds in U.S. Army lot acceptance tests, which means the Excalibur Ia-2 precision-guided projectile is ready for U.S. Army and Marine Corps use in Afghanistan. Building on the proven technology of the Excalibur Ia-1, the Excalibur Ia-2 includes upgrades designed to meet the projected threat environment, while maintaining true precision and accuracy of better than a 6-meter circular erro... 
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10/12/11Raytheon Aims to Integrate STM on Light-Attack Aircraft
Small precision weapon is ideal for counterinsurgency WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is seeking to integrate its Small Tactical Munition onto a wide variety of light-attack aircraft. STM is a new 12-pound, 22-inch-long, precision-guided, gravity-dropped weapon. Although initially designed for employment from unmanned aircraft systems, STM's small size makes it uniquely applicable to manned systems as well. STM is the smallest air-launched... 
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10/12/11Raytheon's Cyber Operations Training Added to GSA Schedule
DULLES, Va., Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Cyber Operations Training has been added to the company's General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule 70 contract. Federal, state, local and other eligible ordering activities such as NATO can now use GSA Schedule 70 to directly purchase Raytheon's cyber training. "As an approved GSA Schedule vendor for cyber security training, we're now able to serve our government customers with a... 
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10/11/11Raytheon's JLENS Successfully Completes 14-day Endurance Test
Aerostat system detects cruise missiles and supports engagement TEWKBURY, Mass., Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) aerostat system -- Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Elevated Netted Sensors (JLENS) -- recently completed a successful 14-day endurance test at a range in Utah demonstrating its readiness. "Providing persistent surveillance for cruise missile defense is a very important capability of JLENS," said David Gulla, vice president for Global Int... 
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10/10/11US Army Orders $9 Million in Additional Boomerang Components
10,000 shooter detection systems deployed to date CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon BBN Technologies received a $9 million order to deliver additional Boomerang shooter detection system components to the U.S. Army. BBN is a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). Included in the contract award, Raytheon BBN will deliver spare parts for Boomerang III systems, such as easily field-replaceable microphones. Mark Sherman, general manager of... 
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10/10/11Raytheon's Speed-of-Light Protection System Can Shield Unmanned Aircraft Systems
WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Common Infrared Counter Measures solution for U.S. Army helicopters is also ideal for protecting unmanned aircraft systems. At 15 pounds less than the Army's requirement, Raytheon's CIRCM system is lightweight enough for large UAS platforms. "These unmanned aircraft are widely deployed in today's battlespace, and they are highly vulnerable to missile attacks," said Mike Booen, vice president of Advanced Secur... 
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10/10/11Raytheon Successfully Test Fires First New-Build Patriot Missile
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Oct. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Army successfully completed the first flight test of the new ground-up production Patriot Guidance-Enhanced Missile - Tactical (GEM-T) at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. "The successful modernization, ground-up production and flight test of a new GEM-T missile in less than 32 months represent a significant technical achievement by Raytheon and the U.S. Army Lower Tier Project Office," said Sa... 
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10/06/11Raytheon Joins Industry Partners in Honoring U.S. Air Force for Historic Contributions Through GPS
GPS recognized by IAF for uniqueness and "exemplary role ... in building international collaboration for the benefit of humanity" CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Oct. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) joins industry partners in congratulating the United States Air Force (USAF) for the International Astronautical Federation's 60th Anniversary Award, presented at IAF ceremonies Oct. 4 in Cape Town, South Africa. IAF honored the USAF GPS program with this once-in-a-lif... 
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10/05/11Raytheon Donates $1 Million to Expand Engineering is Elementary® Teacher Training
Gift to the Museum of Science, Boston will establish professional development centers to extend national reach of unique curriculum WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is expanding its commitment to math and science education through a $1 million gift that will help extend the national impact of the Museum of Science, Boston's Engineering is Elementary® (EiE) program. The latest gift from Raytheon, part of the company's MathMovesU® initiati... 
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10/04/11Raytheon Achieves ISO Recertification For Critical NWS Forecast and Warning Program
AWIPS is one of only 40 programs in U.S. to be ISO 20000 certified SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System (AWIPS) program, which plays a critical role in the ability of U.S. National Weather Service (NWS) forecasters to make weather predictions, has successfully achieved recertification of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 20000:2005, the first international standard for in... 
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10/04/11Raytheon to Upgrade Air Traffic Management Systems in Kyrgyz Republic
Raytheon will modernize nationwide ATM capability for safe and reliable flight operations MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $24 million contract to modernize air traffic management systems in the Kyrgyz Republic, including the country's main international airport near the capital city, Bishkek. The competitively procured contract calls for the delivery of a wide area multilateration (WAM)-based air traffic control (... 
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10/03/11Raytheon Enhances Dimensional Aspect of the "See and Avoid" Picture for UAS Operators and Controllers
Patented program helps unmanned aircraft systems avoid hazards that cost millions in damaged planes MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has developed and patented a low-cost radar technology that will, for the first time, provide both military and civil air traffic controllers with the capability to avoid airborne hazards around unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), which costs the Pentagon millions in damaged aircraft. Under the Ground Base... 
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09/30/11Raytheon Teams With AirDat and Metron Aviation on FAA NextGen Weather Objectives
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has teamed with AirDat LLC and Metron Aviation to provide a low-risk, cost effective and innovative approach for the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen) weather programs. The partnership will help the FAA meet its airspace modernization efforts through better weather information that is assimilated into weather processing systems throughout the Nationa... 
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09/29/11Raytheon Deployable Air Traffic Management Systems Make ATCA 2011 Debut
Deployable ATM systems can support military operations and disaster relief worldwide MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will highlight its deployable air traffic management systems (ATM) and solutions at the Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Annual Conference and Exposition Oct. 2-5, 2011. Raytheon's systems are capable of being deployed anywhere in the world in support of civilian and military operations. Raytheon's solution fo... 
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09/28/11Raytheon Receives FAA In-Service Milestone Decision to Upgrade Long Range Radars
Raytheon radar electronics cleared for production MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has certified that Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) advanced electronics system has met an important milestone for the Long Range Radar Service Life Extension Program (SLEP) regarding the upgrade of aging radar electronics. The new radar transmitters can see out farther and will provide improved detection and clutter management capability. ... 
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09/26/11Raytheon GPS OCX Successfully Completes Preliminary Design Review
AURORA, Colo., Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has successfully completed preliminary design review for the Global Positioning System Next Generation Operational Control System (GPS OCX), an important milestone in determining the program's development approach, cost estimates and delivery schedule. The review, which was conducted by the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center's (SMC) GPS Directorate, assessed the architectural and technical maturity ... 
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09/22/11Raytheon Company Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend and Announces New $2.0 Billion Share Repurchase Plan
WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.43 cents per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on November 3, 2011 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on October 5, 2011. The Board of Directors also authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $2.0 billion of the Company's outstanding common stock. Share repurchas... 
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09/19/11Raytheon Fields First AEHF Satellite Communications Terminals to Tactical Units
SATCOM upgrade takes protected communications capabilities to the next level MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) fielded the first Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) Secure Mobile Anti-jam Reliable Tactical Terminal (SMART-T) satellite communications solution to the U.S. armed services. The Raytheon AEHF SMART-T increases the data rate of existing SMART-T systems by a factor of four. "Raytheon's latest SMART-T solution delive... 
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09/19/11Raytheon's Air and Missile Defense Radar Modules Excel During Testing
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) transmit/receive (T/R) modules for the U.S. Navy's Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR) program have passed a significant developmental testing milestone. Raytheon's Gallium Nitride modules exceeded Navy-specified requirements for extended, measured performance, demonstrating no degradation after more than 1,000 hours of testing. Currently working Phase II of the AMDR program, Raytheon is developing a ... 
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09/15/11Raytheon to Deliver Virtual Training System to Exclusive India Re-Seller BCL Secure Premises
Raytheon, BCL ink first order for VIRTSIM in India NEW DELHI, Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) signed a contract with BCL Secure Premises Pvt. Ltd. to provide a virtual immersive training system to the New Delhi-based company, which serves as an exclusive re-seller of VIRTSIM in the region. Raytheon is teamed with Motion Reality, Inc. (MRI) in providing VIRTSIM, a fully-immersive, 3-D small unit tactical training simulation system that applies MRI's i... 
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09/15/11Raytheon and German Partner Develop Rolling Airframe Missile Block 2
RAM Block 2 will feature new systems and rocket motor upgrades LONDON, Sept. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and its German industry partner, RAMSYS, completed missile upgrades and integration testing as part of the Rolling Airframe Missile Block 2 program. The partnership completed five control test vehicle flights and met all upgrade requirements for Block 2. RAM Block 2 features enhanced kinematics, an evolved radio frequency receiver, a new rocket moto... 
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09/14/11Raytheon Brings Combat Proven Infrared Technology to Finland
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a fixed-price contract with options totaling $19.9 million to supply the Finnish Defence Forces (FDF) with PhantomIRxr(TM) thermal biocular systems. Raytheon will supply the FDF with systems and spares along with a maintenance package. Delivery will begin in 2011 and continue through 2014. Work will be performed at Raytheon's Network Centric Systems (NCS) site in Richardson, Texas. ... 
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09/14/11Raytheon Aims to Integrate Griffin® on AT-6 Light Attack Aircraft
Small precision weapon is ideally suited for counterinsurgency mission LONDON, Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is seeking to integrate the combat-proven Griffin missile onto the Hawker AT-6 light attack aircraft. Griffin weighs 44 pounds with its launch tube, is 43 inches long and is an air- and ground-launched, precision-guided missile designed for rapid integration onto rotary- and fixed-wing aircraft and ground-launch applications. "Integrating... 
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09/14/11Raytheon Delivers First Eight Tactically Configured Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammers
LONDON, Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered the first eight Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammer initial operational test and evaluation units to the U.S. Air Force. During IOT&E, the Air Force will conduct numerous flight tests on the MALD®-J to evaluate the system in operationally realistic and demanding scenarios. MALD® is a state-of-the-art, low-cost flight vehicle that is modular, air-launched and programmable. It weighs less than 300 poun... 
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09/13/11New Raytheon Datalink Will Allow NATO Ships to Employ All Standard Missiles
Datalink could facilitate broader NATO involvement in Phased Adaptive Approach LONDON, Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed design and testing of a prototype dual-band datalink that will enable interoperability between the Standard Missile family of interceptors and a wider variety of radars and ships. "The dual-band datalink will allow for greatly expanded NATO participation in the European Phased Adaptive Approach," said Dr. Taylor Lawrence, p... 
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09/13/11TALON Laser-Guided Rocket Team Completes Key Development Milestone
Precision rocket achieves seven direct hits from AH-64D Longbow helicopter YUMA PROVING GROUND, Ariz., Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed additional testing of the TALON Laser-Guided Rocket on the AH-64D Apache Longbow helicopter. Raytheon and Emirates Advanced Investment Group are developing TALON under a cooperative development effort. TALON met or exceeded all Raytheon test objectives, which included firing from hovering and moving platform... 
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09/13/11UK MoD Selects Raytheon BBN Technologies' Boomerang Shooter Detection System
LONDON, Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon BBN Technologies will provide its Boomerang shooter detection systems to the U.K. Ministry of Defence. BBN is a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). Through the contract with U.K. distributor Maxord Ballistics Limited, Raytheon BBN Technologies will deliver Boomerang perimeter defense and vehicle systems to alert troops to the location of incoming small arms fire. Boomerang immediately alerts troops to incoming ho... 
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09/13/11Republic of Korea Navy Awards Raytheon $65.5 Million for Phalanx
LONDON, Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) signed a $65.5 million contract to deliver five Phalanx Block 1B Close-In Weapon Systems to the Republic of Korea Navy for the new Ulsan-1 class FFX ship program. The direct commercial sale calls for the systems to be installed on the 2,300-ton frigate-class ships starting in April 2013, and represents Phalanx's largest sale to the ROK fleet. "Phalanx is uniquely suited for the littoral environment in which the... 
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09/08/11Raytheon Pledges More Than $1 Million in Scholarships and Grants for the 2011-2012 School Year
Continues ongoing commitment to students and teachers with concentrated focus on programs supporting science, technology, engineering and math education WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is supporting and encouraging academic achievement across America by committing more than $1 million in education scholarships and grants for the 2011-2012 school year. The investment rewards students and teachers who excel in science, technology, engineering... 
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09/06/11Raytheon Network Centric Systems Increases Focus on Public Safety Markets
Announces Security and Transportation Systems product line MCKINNEY, Texas, Sept. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Network Centric Systems has combined its existing security solutions and civil communications businesses as part of a new product line to increase its focus on opportunities in public safety markets. The new product line, Security and Transportation Systems (STS), will facilitate an even stronger presence in public safety markets through cross... 
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09/06/11Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammer Demonstrates Capability to Protect Manned Aircraft
Complex test involved strike package of manned aircraft, multiple airborne MALD-Js® TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Air Force demonstrated that Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammer could protect aircraft when it completed the first test of the MALD-J in a simulated operational environment. MALD® is a state-of-the-art, low-cost flight vehicle that is modular, air-launched and programmable. It weighs less than 300 pounds and has... 
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09/01/11Raytheon Welcomes National Middle School Mathematics Champion to New England
2011 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS® National Competition winner Scott Wu to visit Boston area; will be available for meet-and-greet at Museum of Science, Boston Friday, Sept. 2 WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is hosting the 2011 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS® National Competition champion Scott Wu and his family during his first visit to the greater Boston area this week. The Baton Rouge, La., Mathlete® will be honored at various Boston-area locations, in... 
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08/31/11Raytheon's Next-Generation Weather Sensor Nears Launch
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --A NASA spacecraft carrying a Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) climate and weather monitoring sensor has been shipped to Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., in preparation for launch. Data provided by the Visible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite, which will fly in a polar orbit aboard NASA's NPOESS Preparatory Project spacecraft, will provide advanced forecasting imagery as part of the next-generation U.S. weather satellite system. "V... 
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08/25/11Raytheon Ground System Passes Launch Test for Critical Polar Orbiting Satellite
AURORA, Colo., Aug. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) developed Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) Common Ground System achieved a major milestone on the road to NPOESS Preparatory Project (NPP) launch with the successful completion of the NPP Compatibility Test 4 this August. This is the last major comprehensive test prior to the scheduled October launch. The compatibility test consisted of 288 hours of continuous mission-like operations exercising the fl... 
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08/24/11Raytheon-Boeing Team Continues to Validate JAGM Single Rocket-Motor Solution
PATUXENT RIVER, Md., Aug. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) completed a second series of government-funded technology development phase tests of the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile's single rocket-motor solution, designed by Boeing and its subcontractor ATK. The Raytheon-Boeing JAGM features a fully integrated tri-mode seeker that incorporates semiactive laser, uncooled imaging infrared and millimeter wave guidance. The system leve... 
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08/22/11Raytheon Continues Ship Self-Defense System Open Architecture Hardware Deliveries
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Aug. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered the 28th Ship Self-Defense System (SSDS MK 2) hardware ship set ahead of schedule. The ship sets will be installed on new ships and will also upgrade legacy combat management systems on in-service ships, bringing them up to U.S. Navy-certified open architecture (OA) standards. SSDS is an open, distributed combat management system in service on carriers and expeditionary warfare ships. It is desi... 
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08/22/11Raytheon Executives to Speak at Morgan Stanley Conference Aug. 30
WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that Raytheon Chairman and CEO William H. Swanson and Raytheon Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David C. Wajsgras will speak at Morgan Stanley's Global Industrials Unplugged Conference on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011. Their presentation is scheduled to start at 11:20 a.m. EDT and their remarks will be audiocast live (listen-only mode) through the Raytheon website, http://www.rayth... 
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08/18/11New Raytheon Unmanned Aircraft Systems Open Architecture Could Yield Cost Savings
New architecture will enable seamless integration of weapons and sensors WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is developing a service-oriented architecture (SOA) framework capable of providing unmanned aircraft systems with a mechanism that enables rapid integration of weapons and sensors. The SOA framework on a UAS is analogous to the hardware and operating system used by a tablet computer. A domain manager is analogous to a computer applicati... 
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08/17/11Raytheon Demonstrates Ground Control System to U.K. MOD for Scavenger UAV
Raytheon granted ITAR approval by U.S. State Department to share Common Ground Control System information with key allied governments and foreign businesses WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) recently demonstrated its Common Ground Control System (CGCS) technology to representatives from the United Kingdom's Ministry of Defence. The demonstration showed an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) control station in a scenario representative of a Scavenger U... 
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08/17/11Raytheon Completes Improved Small Tactical Munition Lab Testing
New configuration is smaller, more affordable and fits in common launch tube WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed laboratory integration and testing of its Small Tactical Munition Phase II configuration, setting the stage for flight tests later this year. STM Phase II is a new 12-pound, 21.5-inch long, precision-guided, gravity-dropped bomb specifically designed for employment from manned and unmanned aircraft systems, and is the smal... 
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08/16/11Raytheon Teams with Rafael to Market Iron Dome Weapon System
TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd have teamed to market the Iron Dome weapon system in the United States. Rafael developed the original Iron Dome to provide protection against rockets, artillery and mortar attacks. The program has completed flight test trials, and the weapon system is currently used in Israeli population centers to protect against terrorist rocket attacks based on an Israeli Ministry o... 
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08/16/11Raytheon Completes Fifth Small Diameter Bomb II Tri-Mode Seeker in New Factory
Proven Raytheon production line has broad applications for tri-mode seeker development WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has built the fifth Small Diameter Bomb II seeker in its new factory expressly designed to assemble integrated tri-mode seekers. "Raytheon is the only company building integrated tri-mode seekers on a 'hot' production line and we're doing it less than a year after contract award," said Harry Schulte, vice president of Air ... 
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08/16/11DCGS Upgrades Help Reduce Costs for Image Processing of High-Altitude Missions
Transition moves U.S. Air Force closer to total force integration within the service and with the U.S. Army, enabling operational efficiencies from net-centric, information-sharing capabilities WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has upgraded the Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) nodes for the Kansas and Indiana Air National Guard with the latest net-centric, cost-efficient and service-interoperable capabilities. The DCGS upgrade allows ... 
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08/15/11US Navy Exercise Proves Critical Fleet Mine Countermeasure Capabilities
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Navy announced the successful launch and recovery of the Remote Multi-Mission Vehicle (RMMV) carrying the Raytheon-developed AN/AQS-20A minehunting sonar. The launch and recovery was the first demonstration of the unmanned, remotely-operated RMMV deployed from the USS Independence (LCS 2) while underway. AN/AQS-20A is a critical element of the U.S. Navy's mine countermeasure capability and the only minehunting sonar sensor d... 
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08/10/11Raytheon Awarded $32 Million for US Navy's GPS-Based Positioning, Navigation and Timing Service
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $32.2 million U.S. Navy contract for the Global Positioning System-based Positioning, Navigation and Timing Service program for Navy surface and subsurface platforms. GPNTS, designed to replace the current Navigation Sensor System Interface, supports mission-critical real-time positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT) data services, including weapons, combat systems, and other command, ... 
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08/09/11Raytheon Joint Standoff Weapon C-1 Completes First Free-Flight Test
JSOW C-1 will be the first networked air-launched, anti-ship weapon in the U.S. inventory TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Navy completed the first free-flight test of Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Joint Standoff Weapon C-1, bringing the world's only net-enabled standoff weapon with moving maritime target capability closer to initial operational capability. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110809/NE49161 ) JSOW is a family of low-cost, air-to-... 
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08/09/11U.S. Air Force Completes Developmental Testing of Raytheon Laser-Guided Maverick
TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Air Force completed developmental testing (DT) of Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) AGM-65 E2/L, the newest variant of the combat-proven laser-guided Maverick missile, clearing the way for the weapon to enter operational testing (OT). During the U.S. Air Force-Navy test effort, the Air Force conducted aircraft integration as well as laboratory and flight tests of the new laser-guided Maverick on the A-10, F-16, AV-8B and F/A-18 air... 
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08/08/11Raytheon's Small Diameter Bomb II Uncooled Tri-Mode Seeker Exceeds Expectations
Uncooled tri-mode seeker offers customer significant cost savings TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --A series of laboratory tests on the Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Small Diameter Bomb II tri-mode seeker demonstrated that it exceeds anticipated performance parameters. SDB II's seeker fuses millimeter-wave radar, uncooled imaging infrared (IIR) and semiactive laser sensors on a single gimbal. The result is a powerful, integrated seeker that seamlessly shares targeting ... 
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08/06/11Raytheon Successfully Links P25 Mobile Radio With Zetron's Dispatch Console System
Test results show Raytheon's commitment to open standards and its strength as a systems integrator MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully integrated and tested its P25net land mobile radio with the Zetron Acom digital dispatch control system to demonstrate the ease of delivering interoperable communications through the use of open standards. The test was written according to the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) Pr... 
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08/05/11Raytheon Debuts an Interoperable Server System With Digital and Analog Interfaces for Legacy FM Radio, P25 and 4G LTE
Open standards server connects disparate radio systems to bolster emergency fire, police communications MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has developed a new server-based system that links 4G LTE and P25 systems over the same network. This ensures that public safety officials can all stay connected when they need it most, whether a firefighter using a legacy FM handheld, an EMS technician with a P25 radio or a police officer with an LTE-li... 
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08/04/11Raytheon and Tobyhanna Army Depot Enter a Public-Private Partnership
Organizations will work to meet emerging electronic and radar system needs INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Tobyhanna U.S. Army Depot have signed a pledge of commitment for a public-private partnership to support various electronic and radar systems. Signed by Wayne Iurillo, vice president of the Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC Customized Engineering and Depot Support business unit, and Tobyhanna's commander, Colonel Charles Gi... 
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08/03/11Kevin Brown Named to Lead Raytheon Cybersecurity Operations at Fort Meade Offices
DULLES, Va., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has named Kevin F. Brown vice president of Raytheon's Fort Meade operations and deputy of the Information Security Solutions product line. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110803/NE46040 ) Brown will lead business development and site operations at the company's Fort Meade, Md., offices, which provide support to the U.S. government in critical areas such as information operations and information a... 
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08/02/11Raytheon to Provide Wisconsin County's First Interoperable Communications System
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a contract to provide Rock County, Wis., with its first interoperable communications system, a 20-site conventional P25 digital land mobile radio system. It will provide seamless communications across public safety and municipal services within the county, which spans more than 700 miles in the South-Central portion of the state. "Because of the upcoming Narrowband Mandate, our vendor, G... 
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08/02/11Raytheon Named a "Top 20 Content Development Company"
TrainingIndustry.com recognizes leading content developers in the training industry DALLAS, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Professional Services LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has been named a 2011 "Top 20 Content Development Company" by TrainingIndustry.com. This is the first of what is intended to be an annual list designed to help organizations in their search for the best training partner. "The companies recognized on the Top 20 Content Developmen... 
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07/29/11Raytheon and SafeNet Team to Deliver Next Generation Malware Detection Technology
Agreement between companies will accelerate cyber technology deployment in the cloud DULLES, Va., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with SafeNet, Inc., a global leader in information security, to market RShield(TM), Raytheon's advanced malware detection product. Traditional malware detection solutions such as antivirus, spam gateways and firewalls, have failed to address sophisticated, socially engineere... 
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07/29/11Raytheon Develops Miniature Antenna To Extend Millimeter Wave "Friendly" Identification Technology for Soldiers, Unmanned Aircraft Systems
Cooperative Target ID technology can now be applied beyond manned platforms to individual soldiers and unmanned aircraft to reduce friendly fire incidents MCKINNEY, Texas, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has developed a miniaturized interrogation antenna capability to extend use of its Cooperative Target ID technology to soldiers and unmanned aircraft to help prevent fratricide. This effort builds upon an existing Raytheon antenna design and additional enh... 
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07/28/11Raytheon Reports Solid Second Quarter Results
- Strong bookings of $7.4 billion; book-to-bill of 1.2 - Adjusted EPS of $1.39; EPS from continuing operations of $1.23 (1) - Adjusted operating margin of 12.4 percent; reported operating margin of 10.9 percent (1) - Net sales of $6.2 billion - Updated full-year guidance WALTHAM, Mass., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced second quarter 2011 Adjusted EPS of $1.39 per diluted share compared to $1.34 per diluted share in the second quarter 2010(1).... 
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07/25/11JLENS Successfully Completes Endurance Test
TEWKSBURY, Mass., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) aerostat system - Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensors (JLENS) - recently completed a successful endurance test. "Providing long endurance surveillance for cruise missile defense is a very important capability of JLENS," said David Gulla, vice president for Global Integrated Sensors at Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS). "This recent test demonstrates JLENS' ability to... 
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07/25/11Raytheon and FBI Complete National Data Exchange To Help Fight Crime and Terrorism
DULLES, Va., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --In a major initiative sponsored by the FBI and its criminal justice partners, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed the latest increment of the National Data Exchange (N-DEx) criminal justice information sharing system. N-DEx, now fully operational, is managed by the FBI's Criminal Justice Information Services Division (CJIS) and allows 200,000 investigators in more than 18,000 local, state, tribal and federal criminal justice agencies t... 
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07/21/11Four Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems' Facilities Receive Top-Level Recognition for Safety From OSHA
TEWKSBURY, Mass., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Four Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Defense Systems' (IDS) facilities have recently earned Star distinction from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for superior workplace safety and health management programs. Star is the highest level of the Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) certification possible. To achieve Star status, companies must demonstrate that they meet a high standard of criteria for safety... 
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07/19/11Raytheon Company to Release Second Quarter Results on July 28, 2011
WALTHAM, Mass., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its second quarter 2011 earnings news release at 7:00 a.m. EDT Thursday, July 28, 2011. The release will be posted on the Raytheon home page. The second quarter 2011 earnings results conference call will be at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, July 28, 2011. The call will be audiocast on the Internet at http://www.raytheon.com/ir. Charts to be referenced during the call will be available on the website ... 
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07/13/11Raytheon BBN Technologies Awarded $16 Million in DoD Funding to Develop a Secure, Attributed Military Network System
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon BBN Technologies has been awarded $16 million in additional funding by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) under phase two of the Military Networking Protocol (MNP) program to create architectures, protocols, and network devices that will improve network capabilities and integrity for tactical military units. BBN is a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). The goal of the MILNET Protocol p... 
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07/13/11Raytheon BBN Technologies Awarded $3 Million to Explore How the Brain Processes Massive Amounts of Fragmented Data
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon BBN Technologies has been awarded $3 million in government funding to explore new methods of modeling the brain's ability to make sense of large amounts of haphazard, partial information. The research could have commercial and military benefits, such as helping the intelligence community analyze fast-moving battlefield video, audio, and text data quickly and accurately. BBN is a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: ... 
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07/12/11Raytheon BBN Technologies Awarded $2.4 Million to Advance Satellite Communications
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon BBN Technologies has been awarded $2.4 million in funding by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to design and integrate an information architecture for wireless small module satellites. BBN is a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). The award is part of the System F6 program and will support secure real-time communications among satellite modules. The goal of the F6 program is to repl... 
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07/06/11Raytheon Awarded Nation's First Competitive Public Safety Long Term Evolution Broadband Communications Network Contract
DENVER, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded the first competitive Public Safety Long Term Evolution (LTE) contract in the nation, as well as the first contract under the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP), for recipients of the FCC 700 MHz Broadband Waiver. The $8.7 million contract will provide Adams County, Colo., and the adjacent Denver community, with a 15-site LTE communications system that delivers the Public Safety user ... 
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07/05/11Raytheon UK Awarded Four-Year Support Contract for U.K. Paveway(TM)
UXBRIDGE/HARLOW, England, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon UK has been awarded a 10 million pounds Sterling (approximately $16 million), four-year contract to provide continued in-service support for both current and legacy U.K. Paveway(TM) Weapon Systemsfor the U.K. Ministry of Defence. Raytheon UK will be responsible for key support activities including configuration management, design support, obsolescence, safety management, spares provision and quality assurance. (Photo:... 
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06/30/11Raytheon Facility Earns Cogswell Award for Outstanding Security Practices
LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems facility in Louisville, Ky., was named a winner of the James S. Cogswell Award. The Defense Security Service (DSS) award represents world-class security practices. "Every day, our country and its allies entrust us with information critical to protecting national security," said Dr. Taylor W. Lawrence, president of Raytheon Missile Systems. "Each member of our Louisville team has taken res... 
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06/29/11Raytheon Achieves 100 percent on the 2011 Corporate Equality Index
Sixth consecutive perfect score for Raytheon on Human Rights Campaign LGBT rating WALTHAM, Mass., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --For the sixth consecutive time, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has achieved a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) annual Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The HRC, America's largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality, uses the CEI as a means to rate U.S. companies on how they treat th... 
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06/29/11U.S. Army Awards Raytheon $36 Million to Complete Excalibur Ib Development
TUCSON, Ariz., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Army awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $36 million contract for the final phase of the Excalibur Ib development program. This phase concludes with warfighter tests and will qualify Excalibur Ib for fielding. The Excalibur Ib is a long-range, precision-guided artillery projectile based on Raytheon's combat-proven Excalibur Ia. Excalibur Ib features a non-spinning fixed base, uses fewer parts and requires simpler manufacturi... 
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06/29/11Raytheon Concrete-Breaching Rescue Tool Now Available to First Responders Via GSA Schedule
Tool penetrates concrete walls up to four times faster than traditional methods DULLES, Va., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) rapid concrete-breaching tool has been added to the General Services Administration schedule of products and services available to federal organizations. The Controlled Impact Rescue Tool (CIRT(TM)) from Raytheon is a self-contained, safe and portable unit designed to aid fire departments, local and federal rescue agencies, an... 
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06/28/11Raytheon Triples Bandwidth on National Weather Services' Satellite Broadcast Network
Enhancing forecasters' access to data and imagery from an array of sensors and satellites SILVER SPRING, Md., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System team has successfully tripled the bandwidth on the Satellite Broadcast Network (SBN)/NOAAPort, the primary vehicle through which hydrometeorological forecasting products are provided to the National Weather Service's Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System (AWIP... 
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06/27/11Raytheon Breaks Ground for Standard Missile Production Factory in Huntsville, Ala.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems business broke ground for an all-up-round Standard Missile production facility in Huntsville, Ala. Raytheon will construct the state-of-the-art factory on the U.S. Army's Redstone Arsenal site. When completed, the facility will provide final assembly and testing for Raytheon's SM-3 and SM-6 missiles. "This new factory will enable us to provide our Missile Defense Agency and U.S. Navy ... 
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06/23/11Raytheon Delivers Patriot GEM-T Test Missiles for UAE
PARIS, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed the first major delivery of materials under the UAE contract. Three test missile assets were delivered to the U.S. Government to conduct United Nations testing that supports the final hazard classification for the new production run of GEM-T missiles. "This is a significant milestone for the UAE Patriot program," said Sanjay Kapoor, vice president for Patriot Programs at Raytheon Integrated Defense ... 
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06/23/11Afghan Airmen Complete First Phase of Pilot Training on Raytheon-led Contract
DULLES, Va. and PARIS, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The first 16Afghan Air Force (AAF) students recently completed English-immersion training on a contract led by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to provide fixed- and rotary-wing pilot training for up to 80 Afghan airmen. The students are now attending aviation ground school, the second phase of the four-part pilot training program. The $42.8 million, three-year training contract supports NATO Air Training Command-Afghanistan under t... 
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06/22/11Raytheon's Combat-Proven AESA Radars Continue to Set the Standard
PARIS, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) active electronically scanned array radar technology recently achieved more than 250,000 operational flight hours. Used by customers around the world on multiple platforms, more than 300 radar systems have been delivered to domestic and international customers to help ensure their mission success. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110622/NE23852 ) "We believe Raytheon's AESA technology is the corners... 
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06/22/11Raytheon Offers New Ground-Based Evolved SeaSparrow Missile
PARIS, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and its international partners will introduce a new ground-based Evolved SeaSparrow Missile at the Paris Air Show. The ground-based ESSM features multi-use capabilities for both naval and land-based applications. "Raytheon Missile Systems and its global industrial partners are working to expand ESSM into the ground-based air defense (GBAD) mission area," said Royal Netherlands Navy Capt. Paul Rouffaer, deputy projec... 
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06/22/11NASAMS Live-Fire Exercise a Success
PARIS, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The Royal Norwegian Air Force conducted a successful tactical live-fire exercise of its National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System (NASAMS), a surface-launched Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile system, earlier this month at the Andoya Rocket Range in Northern Norway. This annual live-fire exercise, called Silver Arrow, was attended by both Raytheon and KONGSBERG, along with several potential international customers. "The conduct of ... 
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06/21/11Raytheon Receives $1.7 Billion to Upgrade Patriot for Saudi Arabia
TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $1.7 billion Direct Commercial Sales contract to upgrade Saudi Arabia's Patriot Air and Missile Defense System to the latest Configuration-3. The award includes ground-system hardware, a full training package and support equipment upgrades. "Raytheon is honored to provide the most technologically advanced air and missile defense system in the world to Saudi Arabia," said Tom Kennedy, presid... 
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06/21/11Raytheon Completes Perfect QELTA Tests for U.S. Air Force
PARIS, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) tested its Quiet Eyes Laser Turret Assembly for the U.S. Air Force at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. During hundreds of test runs, QELTA consistently detected and defeated all threats. A Defense Acquisition Challenge program winner, QELTA provides the U.S. Air Force an affordable and highly reliable Large Aircraft Infrared Counter Measure (LAIRCM) turret solution. "The results clearly demonstrate Raytheon's com... 
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06/21/11Raytheon UK to Supply Mode S MSSR Systems to Romania
PARIS, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been selected to supply Mode S Monopulse Secondary Surveillance Radar (MSSR) systems to the Romanian Air Traffic Services Administration, ROMATSA. Under the contract, signed in Bucharest, Raytheon UK will provide dual-channel, Condor Series 300 systems for the en route radar sites at Romania's Henri Coanda (Otopeni) International Airport, Constanta International Airport and Arad International Airport during a 20-mont... 
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06/21/11Raytheon Awarded $24.7 Million Global Hawk Ground Station Sustainment Contract
PARIS, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a one-year subcontract worth $24.7 million for support services of the ground station elements of the RQ-4 Global Hawk high-altitude, long-endurance unmanned aircraft system. Work under this contract will provide field support services to the mission control and launch and recovery elements for 10 Global Hawk ground stations deployed globally and operating at multiple domestic and international loca... 
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06/21/11U.S. Joint Forces Command Deploys Raytheon's CENTAUR System at Empire Challenge
First system awarded under IDIQ contract delivered to U.S. Central Command PARIS, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --U.S. Joint Forces Command sponsored the use of a Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) cross-domain and multi-national data sharing capability at this year's Empire Challenge exercise, May 23 to June 3, at Fort Huachuca, Ariz. The Cross-Domain Enterprise All-Source User Repository (CENTAUR) capability was formally evaluated during the last two Empire Challenge exercises. Since last year... 
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06/21/11Raytheon Delivers First Production SeaVue XMC Radar
PARIS, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has delivered the first of three SeaVue expanded mission capability radars to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110621/NE22785 ) Raytheon delivered the first production radar in the record time of just six months. This radar will be installed on U.S. Customs and Border Protection's second Guardian unmanned aircraft system, a maritime variant of the Predator B. Ray... 
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06/20/11Raytheon Partners with NAMMO for Second Source of AMRAAM Motors
Additional source assures AMRAAM supply for U.S. and allies PARIS, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the Norwegian defense company NAMMO are in the process of qualifying an alternate rocket engine for the AIM-120 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile. The new motor will be interchangeable with the AMRAAM propulsion system and will maintain the same performance as the current one. "A second source of rocket motors ensures Raytheon will meet its co... 
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06/20/11Raytheon Completes First Radar Upgrade for Taiwan
PARIS, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has delivered the first Configuration-3 radar set to Taiwan. The upgrade was completed 11 months ahead of the original program plan requested by the Taiwan Air Force. "As a trusted partner of the Taiwan Air Force, we continue to deliver on our commitments, providing improved capability that ensures the success of Taiwan's air defense mission," said Sanjay Kapoor, vice president for Patriot Programs at Raytheon Integ... 
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06/20/11Raytheon to Provide Airborne Processing for Missile Defense Application
PARIS, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $10 million contract to provide advanced airborne data processing for the Missile Defense Agency. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110620/NE22380 ) "Raytheon's airborne processing technology offers real-time automated detection and tracking, in a flight-worthy package, to the MDA," said Tim Carey, vice president, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Systems, for Raytheon Space a... 
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06/20/11Raytheon Unveils Walk-In Flight Simulator Using 4D Technology at Paris Air Show
PARIS, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Using a 4D walk-in simulator at the 2011 Paris Air Show, Raytheon is showcasing its role as the leader in the development, manufacturing and installation of state-of-the-art situational awareness technology for fixed and rotary wing aircraft. Raytheon's situational awareness technology can be added to existing aircraft with no operational flight program or mission computer impact, allowing aging instruments to be easily upgraded, quickly and economi... 
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06/19/11Raytheon's First-of-Its-Kind Space-Based Hyperspectral Sensor Marks Second Year on Orbit
PARIS, June 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- A groundbreaking space sensor built by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed its second year on orbit, exceeding its design life by 100 percent. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110619/NE22120-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110619/NE22120-b ) The Advanced Responsive, Tactically Effective Military Imaging Sensor was launched aboard the Air Force Research Laboratory's TacSat-3 in May 2009. Originally slated fo... 
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06/19/11Raytheon Awarded Contract to Enhance Situational Awareness of KC-46 Tanker
PARIS, June 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a contract from The Boeing Company to supply ALR-69A digital radar warning receivers and digital anti-jam receiver global positioning systems for the KC-46 tanker. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110619/NE22069 ) "Raytheon's ALR-69A digital radar warning receiver will provide the KC-46 tanker with greater situational awareness that will result in significant increased aircrew survivability... 
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06/19/11Raytheon Begins Production of Airborne Hyperspectral Sensor for U.S. Air Force
PARIS, June 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a contract from the U.S. Air Force to produce the first airborne tactical hyperspectral sensor system. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110619/NE21969 ) The Airborne Cueing and Exploitation System Hyperspectral, also known as ACES HY, is an infrared sensor system developed to identify targets based on their spectral characteristics. In September 2010, Raytheon worked with the Air Force to... 
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06/18/11Raytheon Re-Introduces 250-Pound Paveway(TM) Precision-Guided Munition
PARIS, June 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is re-introducing its 250-pound Paveway laser-guided precision munition to the warfighter inventory. Raytheon's combat-proven Paveway is a kit that transforms "dumb" bombs into precision guided weapons. The 250-pound weapon, which is now designated the GBU-58, is currently undergoing testing on the Hawker-Beechcraft AT-6 and other counter-insurgency aircraft. GBU-58 is currently integrated on the Super Entendard and... 
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06/18/11Raytheon's Small Diameter Bomb II Completes Control Test Vehicle Flight
PARIS, June 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed its first post-contract award control test vehicle flight of the Small Diameter Bomb II. During the test, a U.S. Air Force F-15E released the SDB II in flight, and after safely separating from the aircraft, the weapon deployed its wings and performed a series of preprogrammed maneuvers. The mission met all test objectives. "The SDB II is an air-launched, precision-strike standoff weapon that will enable ... 
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06/18/11Raytheon Joint Standoff Weapon C-1 Completes Captive-Flight Test Series
JSOW C-1 will be the first networked air-launched, anti-ship weapon in U.S. inventory PARIS, June 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The U.S. Navy completed a series of captive-flight tests on Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Joint Standoff Weapon C-1, putting the warfighter one step closer to gaining a net-enabled standoff weapon with moving maritime target capability. JSOW is a family of low-cost, air-to-surface weapons that employs an integrated GPS-inertial navigation system and termina... 
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06/16/11Raytheon Receives $51.6 Million U.S. Navy Contract to Support Satellite Communication System
INDIANAPOLIS, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $51.6 million contract to provide logistics support for the communication terminals of the Navy's Extremely High Frequency Satellite Program (NESP). The performance-based logistics contract calls for Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC) to fulfill all requisitions; warehouse and track government-furnished material; resolve supply-obsolescence or source issues; and evaluat... 
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06/15/11Raytheon to Showcase International Leadership in Aerospace and Defense Technologies at 2011 Paris Air Show
Hands-on demonstrations of technologies spanning "Innovation In All Domains" WALTHAM, Mass., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will employ the latest in interactive exhibits, and has scheduled a compelling range of media presentations, to showcase its leading international position in aerospace and defense technologies at the 49th International Paris Air Show (June 20-26, Le Bourget, France). At the Raytheon Exhibit Pavilion (building ST-F172) air show ... 
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06/14/11Raytheon Acquires Directed Energy Capabilities of Ktech Corporation
WALTHAM, Mass., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has acquired key business assets of Ktech Corporation to expand its capabilities and opportunities in the non-kinetic effects markets. The transaction is not expected to materially impact Raytheon's sales or earnings in the second quarter or full year 2011. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Located in Albuquerque, N.M., Ktech will become part of Raytheon Company's Missile Systems business. "Ktec... 
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06/07/11Raytheon Completes Satellite Downlink in Antarctica for Critical Weather Systems
AURORA, Colo., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- A Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) team successfully completed the third major communications upgrade at McMurdo Station, Antarctica, in support of future scientific and environmental satellite missions. McMurdo is the largest of the three, year-round U.S.-Antarctic Program research stations. The National Science Foundation (NSF) manages the U.S.-Antarctic Program through which it coordinates all U.S. scientific research on the continent in ... 
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06/07/11Raytheon Conducts Key Customer Review for Air and Missile Defense Radar
TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) conducted its system requirements review (SRR) for Phase II of the U.S. Navy's Air and Missile Defense Radar program. This review marks a major milestone for AMDR, for which Raytheon is currently developing a technology demonstrator for the system's S-band radar and radar suite controller. On May 17, Raytheon presented its progress to date on Phase II of the program to Navy representatives. During the SRR,... 
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06/06/11Raytheon-Boeing Team Responds to Warfighter's Call for Joint Air-To-Ground Missile
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) submitted its proposal for the U.S. Army and Navy's Joint Air-to-Ground Missile competition and responded as a prime contractor. Raytheon is teamed with The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) for the JAGM program. Raytheon and Boeing have proven capabilities that were showcased in the JAGM technology demonstration phase. The team enters the competition with an unmatched 3-for-3 record of success in the contractuall... 
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05/27/11Raytheon Demonstrating Advanced ISR Visualization and Analytic Capabilities at Empire Challenge 2011
DULLES, Va., May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is showcasing its advanced intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) visualization and analytic capabilities system, Sentinel Thunder, during this year's Empire Challenge May 23 to June 3 at Fort Huachuca, Ariz. Sentinel Thunder provides a mobile micro-cloud with advanced ISR visualization and analytics that is scalable to meet customer requirements. It can operate as both a stand-alone organic ISR capa... 
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05/27/11Raytheon Company Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
WALTHAM, Mass., May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.43 cents per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on August 11, 2011 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on July 6, 2011. Raytheon Company, with 2010 sales of $25 billion, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government mar... 
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05/26/11Raytheon Releases New Corporate Responsibility Report
WALTHAM, Mass., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) released its 2010 Corporate Responsibility Report, highlighting the company's recent efforts in the areas of governance; ethics; engineering, technology and Mission Assurance; diversity; safety and wellness; sustainability; and community support. The report is available to view and download on Raytheon's website at http://www.raytheon.com/responsibility. "Raytheon continues to strengthen and broaden its comm... 
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05/25/11Raytheon Deploys Miniature Air Launched Decoys From C-130 Cargo Aircraft
YUMA PROVING GROUNDS, Ariz., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) launched two Miniature Air Launched Decoy instrumented shapes from the ramp of a C-130 Hercules equipped with the new Raytheon-funded MALD® Cargo Air Launched System (MCALS). This test marked the first deployment of a MALD airframe from a cargo aircraft. MALD is a state-of-the-art, low-cost flight vehicle that is modular, air-launched and programmable. It weighs less than 300 pounds and has a ra... 
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05/25/11Raytheon Green Lights Renewable Energy System
Company Plans Launch Ceremony at Landfill Electricity-Generation Site MCKINNEY, Texas, May 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Raytheon Company will soon give the green light to a renewable energy solution that turns waste into electricity. Raytheon plans to power five of its North Texas facilities, in part, with electricity generated by methane gas produced as a natural byproduct of landfill decomposition. It will "turn on the renewable light" at a ceremony scheduled for Tuesday, May 31, at the Mo... 
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05/25/11Raytheon Receives $20 Million Order to Provide Encrypted Identification Technology
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $20.7 million award to deliver more than 1,900 KIV-77 Mode 4 / 5 cryptographic units that provide secure communications for combat systems force identification. "Raytheon's KIV-77 represents the next generation in secured combat identification for U.S. and coalition forces," said Brian McKeon, vice president, Raytheon Network Centric Systems' Integrated Communications Systems. "T... 
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05/24/11Raytheon Awarded $84.7 Million for ALR-67(V)3 Full Rate Production Contract
El SEGUNDO, Calif., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received an $84.7 million U.S. Navy contract for continued production of ALR-67(V)3 digital radar warning receivers. The contract was awarded by the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. The ALR-67(V)3 is the U.S. Navy standard for digital radar warning receiver technology. It is made for installation on all frontline, carrier-based F/A-18 E/F tactical aircraft and is an integral part of ... 
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05/23/11Raytheon Company Advises Warrant Holders of Warrant Expiration
WALTHAM, Mass., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is advising warrant holders today that the Company's publicly traded warrants (NYSE: RTNWS) will expire and that the warrants will not be exercisable after 5:00 p.m. ET on June 16, 2011. The expiration date was established in June 2006 when the five-year warrants were originally issued. Prior to 5:00 p.m. ET on June 16, 2011, each warrant may be exercised to purchase one share of the Company's common stock ... 
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05/19/11Raytheon Achieves Major Production Milestone for Air and Missile Defense Radar
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has produced the first group of S-band transmit/receive (T/R) modules for the U.S. Navy's Air & Missile Defense Radar program. The modules have been thoroughly tested and have proved to meet or exceed all AMDR performance and reliability requirements. This success marks a major milestone for the program, for which Raytheon is currently developing a technology demonstrator for the system's S-band radar ... 
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05/13/11Raytheon Receives Contract to Produce Additional APG-79 AESA Radars
El SEGUNDO, Calif., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a contract from Boeing for the second procurement in the four-year Multi-Year III program to produce and deliver APG-79 active electronically scanned array radars for F/A-18 Super Hornet tactical aircraft. The APG-79 AESA radar hardware has 10-15 times greater reliability compared to mechanically scanned array radars. This reliability and easy maintainability makes AESA radars more affordabl... 
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05/12/11Raytheon Professional Services Awarded NATO e-ITEP Development Contract
RUESSELSHEIM, Germany, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Professional Services LLC (RPS), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has received a NATO contract to develop an electronic Individual Training and Education Program (e-ITEP). The e-ITEP is a Web-based, commercial, off-the-shelf software application customized by RPS for the alliance. "The system will allow near real-time visibility by users to ensure transparency and improve the communication of training requir... 
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05/06/11Scott Wu, Louisiana 8th Grader, Crowned National Middle School Mathematics Champion at 2011 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS® National Competition
California Team Named Top State Team at Raytheon MATHCOUNTS® National Competition WASHINGTON, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Scott Wu of Baton Rouge, La., was named the winner of the 2011 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Competition Friday at the Renaissance Washington, D.C. Downtown Hotel. This year's winning Mathlete® answered the following math problem to be crowned the national champion of this year's competition: Question: It takes 180 digits to write down all of the two-digit po... 
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05/04/11Patriot Test Fires PAC-3 MSE Missile
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Patriot Air and Missile Defense System successfully test fired Lockheed Martin's PAC-3 MSE (Missile Segment Enhancement) missile recently at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. "This demonstration of Lockheed Martin's MSE missile with the Patriot system builds on the family of combat-proven GEM and PAC-3 interceptors already available with Patriot and continues a rich history of integrating new technologies a... 
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05/04/11Nation's Top 'Mathletes®' Compete for Highest Honors at the Raytheon MATHCOUNTS® National Competition
ESPN3.com to carry exclusive live coverage of competition; twin competitors to warm up for challenge on "LIVE! with Regis & Kelly" WALTHAM, Mass., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will host the nation's top 224 middle school math minds as the title sponsor of the 2011 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Competition May 5-8 at the Renaissance Washington, D.C. Downtown Hotel. The MATHCOUNTS finalists will compete to earn the titles of 2011 National Champion and Na... 
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05/02/11Raytheon-Boeing Team Achieves Milestone with Test of JAGM's Single Rocket Motor Solution
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) completed a series of government-funded tests of the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile's single rocket motor solution. During the tests, rocket motors designed by Boeing and its subcontractor ATK were subjected to 5-to-20 thermal cycles of minus 45 to 160 degrees Fahrenheit. The motors were then fired, meeting all test objectives. "These tests of our engineering and manufactur... 
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05/02/11Raytheon Awarded $15.7 Million for Patriot Missile Support Services
TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $15.7 million contract to provide material and technical services in support of the Patriot Missile Field Surveillance Program. This sole-source contract from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is a follow-on to a 3-year contract previously awarded to Raytheon in January 2008. Under the new contract, Raytheon will continue to support the manufacture, assembly ... 
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04/29/11Raytheon Enters U.S. Army's New CIRCM Competition as Prime
TUCSON, Ariz., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) submitted its Common Infrared Countermeasures (CIRCM) proposal to the U.S. Army. Using mature, proven, in-production technology, Raytheon will compete as a prime to develop the next-generation directed infrared countermeasure system. "We are an experienced contender and have made a significant investment for this type of technology development," said Mike Booen, Raytheon's vice president of the Advanced Sec... 
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04/28/11Raytheon Reports Solid First Quarter Results
-- Adjusted EPS of $1.38, up 10 percent; EPS from continuing operations of $1.06(1) -- Adjusted operating margin of 12.5 percent, up 10 basis points; reported operating margin of 9.7 percent(1) -- Net sales of $6.1 billion -- As previously announced, increased annual dividend rate by 15 percent to $1.72 per share WALTHAM, Mass., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced first quarter 2011 Adjusted EPS of $1.38 per diluted share compared to $1.25 per d... 
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04/27/11Raytheon Awarded $128.5 Million for Patriot Engineering Services
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $128.5 million contract to provide engineering services for the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System. Issued by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., the contract calls for Raytheon to continue to provide the latest upgrades and system capabilities through systems analysis, software and hardware engineering, and testing and logistics support to both U.S. and ... 
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04/26/11Raytheon BBN Technologies Awarded $10 Million to Improve Command and Control Systems
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon BBN Technologies has been awarded $10 million in defense funding to develop technical solutions that will help maintain command and control systems' superiority. BBN Technologies is a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency award, issued under the Resilient Command and Control (RC2) program, is part of an effort to develop technologies for complex command and co... 
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04/26/11Raytheon Awarded $58 Million for Patriot Tactical Missile Upgrades
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $58.3 million contract for Patriot Guidance Enhanced Missile-Tactical, or GEM-T, missiles. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command (AMCOM), Redstone Arsenal, Ala., issued the contract to upgrade 131 Patriot Advanced Capability-2 missiles to the GEM-T configuration. This is a follow-on contract as part of AMCOM's Patriot missile continuous technology refreshment program initiated in ... 
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04/25/11Raytheon Delivers First Standard Missile-6 to U.S. Navy
TUCSON, Ariz., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered the first Standard Missile-6 production round to the U.S. Navy. "Five years ago, Raytheon promised the U.S. Navy that SM-6 would be delivered in March 2011, and we delivered on that promise," said Frank Wyatt, vice president of Raytheon's Air and Missile Defense Systems product line. "Raytheon delivered the SM-6 to our customer and met cost expectations for system development and demonstration. No... 
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04/25/11Raytheon Wins Radar Maintenance and Operations Services Contract
DULLES, Va., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has won a U.S. Air Force Cobra Dane radar systems contract valued up to $65 million for maintenance operations, radar sustainment, systems engineering and integrated logistics support. The Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Agency contract began April 1 and ends Dec. 31, 2015, if all options are exercised. "The Cobra Dane... 
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04/21/11U.S. Army Awards Raytheon $173 Million Contract for Excalibur
TUCSON, Ariz., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received a $173 million U.S. Army fiscal year 2010 contract for the production of Excalibur precision-guided projectile rounds for in-theater use. This contract marks the beginning of full rate production for Excalibur Ia-2. Successfully fielded in 2007, Excalibur is a 155 mm precision-guided artillery round with extended range that is currently in use with the U.S. Army and Marine Corps. Using GPS precisi... 
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04/20/11Raytheon Launches Mobile Cross Domain Access Solution to Support Remote Workers
HERNDON, Va., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Government workers who require secure access to multiple sensitive networks outside of a traditional office environment can now look to Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) for help. Raytheon's Trusted Computer Solutions business unit has released a new version of its remote access implementation solution known as Trusted Thin Client(R) (TTC). It will provide field agents and other remote workers a means of securely connecting to back-end netwo... 
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04/20/11DARPA Chooses Raytheon as Mission Systems Integrator
TUCSON, Ariz., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $7 million contract to serve as a Mission Systems Integrator for Phase I of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Persistent Close Air Support project. Raytheon's proposed PCAS solution will develop technologies that significantly reduce the timeline for close air support through improved coordination among Joint Terminal Attack Controllers (JTACs), airborne sensors and weapons. "Ray... 
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04/19/11Raytheon to Use Green Power from McKinney Landfill for North Texas Sites
MCKINNEY, Texas, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has contracted renewable energy from a landfill electricity-generation project in McKinney, Texas, as part of the company's commitment to sustain the environment. Raytheon is acquiring the power through Noble Americas Energy Solutions LLC from Montauk Energy's McKinney landfill gas-to-energy facility. The landfill is part of the North Texas Municipal Water District. "Five Raytheon north Texas sites will... 
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04/19/11Raytheon Company to Release First Quarter Results on April 28, 2011
WALTHAM, Mass., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its first quarter 2011 earnings news release at 7:00 a.m. EDT Thursday, April 28, 2011. The release will be posted on the Raytheon home page. The first quarter 2011 earnings results conference call will be at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, April 28, 2011. The call will be audiocast on the Internet at http://www.raytheon.com/ir. Charts to be referenced during the call will be available on the website... 
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04/18/11New Warhead Reduces Size of Raytheon Small Tactical Munition
TUCSON, Ariz., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) tested a new warhead for its Small Tactical Munition, a new weapon specifically designed to be employed from unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). STM is a 13-pound guided munition that is approximately 2 feet long, making it the smallest air-launched weapon in the Raytheon portfolio. The new 5-pound warhead, manufactured by NammoTalley, is lighter than the current warhead but has significantly improved blast-fr... 
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04/15/11Raytheon voted 'Top 20 Training Outsourcing Company' by TrainingIndustry.com
Award recognizes innovative solution development for clients DALLAS, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Professional Services LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), was named a "2011 Top 20 Training Outsourcing Company" by TrainingIndustry.com. The Top 20 list recognizes the leading training outsourcing companies for their high-quality services and comprehensive capabilities. "The companies chosen for the Top 20 list have demonstrated expertise and experience i... 
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04/15/11Raytheon Completes SM-3 Test Flight Against Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile
Test is critical part of Phased Adaptive Approach phase I certification PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY, KAUAI, Hawaii, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed the first flight test of a Standard Missile-3 Block IA against an intermediate range ballistic missile (IRBM). The test also demonstrated the SM-3 Block IA's ability to engage a ballistic missile target when launched on remote. "This test certifies phase I of the Phased Adaptive Approach," sa... 
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04/14/11Raytheon Receives $68 Million Best Value Thermal Weapon Sight Delivery Order
MCKINNEY, Texas, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been recognized as a best value provider in the award of a $68.6 million order to deliver thermal weapon sights (TWS) for enhanced night vision capabilities to acquire and accurately prosecute targets. In reviewing other industry proposals, the U.S. Army determined that Raytheon Network Centric Systems offered best value and awarded NCS a majority delivery quantity. This award brings the total numb... 
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04/14/11Raytheon's JLENS Successfully Tracks Test Targets
Fire control radar completes successful target-of-opportunity tracking from aerostat platform TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) JLENS (Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System) has successfully demonstrated tracking targets of opportunity in the Salt Lake City air space. Testing and integration of the system is being conducted at the Utah Test and Training Range. This successful test follows a number of ... 
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04/14/11Raytheon-Boeing Team Will Answer Warfighter's Call for Joint Air-to-Ground Missile
TUCSON, Ariz., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received the U.S. Army and Navy's Joint Air-to-Ground Missile request for proposal and will respond as a prime contractor. Raytheon is teamed with The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) for the competition. The team has proven capabilities demonstrated in the JAGM technology demonstration phase and enters the competition with an unmatched 3-for-3 record of success in the contractually required guided test vehicle fl... 
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04/13/11Raytheon Forms Partnership to Pursue U.S. Air Force Range Integration Contract
DULLES, Va., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), is teaming with General Dynamics, ASRC Aerospace Corporation, ARES Corporation, Schafer Corporation and World Technical Services Incorporated (WTSI) to provide integrated operations support to the U.S. Air Force space community. As experts in developing and delivering range operations customized engineering solutions and logistics support, Rayt... 
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04/13/11Raytheon DeepSiren(TM) Closes Submarine Communications Gap at U.S. Navy Arctic Exercise
System provides life-saving communications in real-world response WASHINGTON, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- During a U.S. Navy exercise, Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) DeepSiren underwater acoustic communication system bridged a capability gap for submarines operating beneath the Arctic ice by providing on-demand tactical mission and emergency response information. The system was successfully operated during the Navy's ICEX 2011 exercise conducted by the Arctic Submarine Labor... 
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04/12/11Raytheon to Demonstrate Advanced Space Solutions at 27th Annual National Space Symposium
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is showcasing the depth and breadth of its space solutions at the 27th annual National Space SymposiumApril 11-14 in Colorado Springs. Raytheon will feature in booth No. 202 advanced capabilities in three key areas that support the space mission: Sensing; Command, Control, Communications and Intelligence (C3I); and Mission Support. Among Raytheon's innovative space technologies to be demonstrate... 
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04/12/11Raytheon Continues Early Deliveries for DDG 1000
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has delivered critical mission systems early for the U.S. Navy's DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class destroyer. The ship's first Total Ship Computing Environment (TSCE) data center and AN/SQS-60 mid-frequency sonar array were delivered two and eight months ahead of schedule, respectively. "The early delivery of these ship systems continues our history of stellar performance on this complex program as we effectively m... 
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04/12/11Raytheon Awarded 2011 ENERGY STAR(R) Sustained Excellence Award by EPA
WALTHAM, Mass., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- For the fourth consecutive year, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was recognized with the 2011 ENERGY STAR(R) Sustained Excellence Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for ongoing leadership in energy conservation and reduced greenhouse gas emissions. Raytheon will receive its award at an EPA ceremony Tuesday in Washington, D.C. Raytheon was selected for the Sustained Excellence Award from more than 17,000 public and pr... 
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04/11/11Raytheon Delivers Record Number of Evolved SeaSparrow Missiles
TUCSON, Ariz., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems business delivered a record number of Evolved SeaSparrow Missiles last year. The company's delivery of 366 ESSMs in 2010 more than doubled the previous year's total. "We accomplished this delivery record in 2010 by improving our already robust manufacturing and engineering processes and by responding to increased customer demand," said Rick Nelson, vice president of Naval Weapon Systems at... 
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04/11/11Raytheon Delivers First Phalanx to Republic of Korea Navy
TUCSON, Ariz., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered the first Phalanx Close-In Weapon System to the Republic of Korea Navy for batch one of the new Ulsan-1 class FFX ship program. The direct commercial sale calls for the Phalanx Block 1B system to be installed on the lead ship of the 2,300-ton frigate class this year; it represents Phalanx's introduction into the ROK fleet. Raytheon expects to sign a contract with South Korea for an additional five... 
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04/10/11Raytheon Employees Reach Out During National Volunteer Week
WALTHAM, Mass., April 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is celebrating National Volunteer Week April 10-16 -- a week to honor people who dedicate themselves to active community engagement. Across the country and throughout the year, Raytheon employees are involved in a variety of outreach efforts around STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education, armed services support and local community projects. These efforts provide positive results for man... 
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04/08/11Raytheon Awarded $42 Million for Next-Generation Standard Missile-3 Interceptor
TUCSON, Ariz., April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was awarded $42 million for the initial concept development and program planning for the Standard Missile-3 Block IIB, which is the Missile Defense Agency's next-generation Aegis missile. "Raytheon is the lowest-risk, lowest-cost, most-technically capable provider of missile defense solutions," said Frank Wyatt, vice president of Raytheon's Air and Missile Defense Systems product line. "SM-3 has successfully... 
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04/08/11National Science Foundation Awards Raytheon a $157 Million Contract for Science Support in Antarctica
DULLES, Va., April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has received a one-year extension to its contract with the National Science Foundation (NSF) in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program (USAP). The award is worth approximately $157 million through March 31, 2012. RTSC's Raytheon Polar Services Company (RPSC) has been under contract to the NSF to provide logistics, operations, and maintenance supp... 
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04/07/11SLAMRAAM Successfully Intercepts Targets in Two Test Firings
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) SLAMRAAM (Surface Launched Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile) system successfully destroyed an unmanned aerial vehicle target and intercepted a cruise missile target at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. The limited user test-firing data will be used to validate key system capabilities and potential enhancements in addition to providing operational assessment. To view the multimedia assets associate... 
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04/06/11Cobra Judy Replacement Team Completes Radar Delivery Milestone
TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently completed a significant milestone for the Cobra Judy Replacement program. The CJR S-band active phased-array antenna was successfully delivered to the CJR integration site at Kiewit Offshore Services, Corpus Christi, Texas, completing the development phase of the program. The mission of the CJR program is to provide the government with long-loiter ball... 
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04/06/11Raytheon to Modernize Largest FAA Terminal Air Traffic Control Facilities
STARS is strategic key enabler for Next Generation Air Traffic System WASHINGTON, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $177 million contract modification by the Federal Aviation Administration to continue deployment of the Standard Terminal Automation Replacement System, or STARS, under the FAA's terminal automation modernization and replacement program. STARS is a joint procurement for the FAA and Department of Defense. It is a highly reliab... 
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04/04/11Raytheon Names Ron Stefano Vice President of Mission Operations Solutions
DULLES, Va., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Ron Stefano has been named vice president of Mission Operations Solutions for Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Intelligence and Information Systems business, with headquarters in Garland, Texas. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110404/NE75777 ) Stefano joins Raytheon with responsibility for MOS program and financial performance, new business development and strategic planning. MOS provides integrated mission support and system... 
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04/04/11Raytheon's Small Diameter Bomb II Program Completes Critical Design Review
TUCSON, Ariz., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Small Diameter Bomb II program completed a U.S. Air Force critical design review (CDR), clearing the way for the weapon to begin captive flight testing later this year. "Raytheon's SDB II features a mature tri-mode seeker and a cutting-edge warhead, and completing the CDR proves our design is producible and mature," said Harry Schulte, Raytheon Missile Systems vice president of Air Warfare Systems. "Raythe... 
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03/31/11Raytheon Vision Systems Receives 2011 Herschel Award for Technology Development
GOLETA, Calif., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Raytheon Vision Systems (RVS) has received its fifth Herschel Award since 1987 in recognition of technological breakthroughs. The award, presented recently at the 2011 Military Sensing Symposia held in Orlando, Fla., recognizes the development of state-of-the-art hybrid visible FPA (focal plane arrays) solutions based on Silicon P-i-N detector technology. These FPAs have superior performance in quantum ... 
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03/31/11Missile Defense Agency Awards Raytheon $312 Million for New SM-3 Block IB
TUCSON, Ariz., March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The Missile Defense Agency awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $312 million manufacturing contract for the Standard Missile-3 Block IB program. The contract provides the funding necessary to complete the development phase of the SM-3 Block IB program and deliver the rounds to the MDA. "We expect to deliver the first flight test rounds to the MDA this summer," said Frank Wyatt, vice president of Raytheon's Air and Missile Defense Sys... 
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03/30/11Raytheon-Led Symposium Raises Awareness of Cyberthreats to Utilities
WASHINGTON, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), the Texas A&M Energy Engineering Institute and the Energy Institute of the University of Texas at Austin sponsored a Cyber Security for Utilities Symposium March 29 in Austin. The symposium raised awareness of recent cyberthreats and vulnerabilities targeted specifically at utility infrastructure. With utilities becoming more connected to the Internet, the gravity of a utility grid being compromised is a... 
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03/30/11Raytheon Missile Systems President Addresses International Education Conference
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems President Dr. Taylor W. Lawrence delivered the opening address on the third day of the Education Without Borders conference in Dubai. The biennial international student conference creates networks across cultures to find solutions to some of the world's greatest problems. "Raytheon is deeply committed to inspiring the next generation of engineers, scientists and technologist... 
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03/29/11Raytheon Names Mark Kula Vice President of Tactical Airborne Systems
El SEGUNDO, Calif., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Mark Kula has been named vice president of Tactical Airborne Systems for Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Space and Airborne Systems business, with headquarters in El Segundo, Calif. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110329/NE72700 ) Kula joins Raytheon with responsibility for TAS program and financial performance, new business capture, and strategic vision, planning and execution. TAS focuses on radar, electronic warfar... 
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03/28/11Raytheon Wins U.S. Army Operations and Training Services Contract
DULLES, Va., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has won a U.S. Army Forces Command contract to provide an expedited process in satisfying the needs of operational customers throughout the U.S. Army and the Department of Defense. This indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity, multiple-award task order contract has a ceiling value of $2.5 billion. Under the Operations, Planning, Training and R... 
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03/23/11Raytheon Company Increases Dividend by 15 Percent, its Seventh Consecutive Annual Increase
WALTHAM, Mass., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Board of Directors has voted to increase the Company's annual dividend payout rate by 15 percent from $1.50 to $1.72 per share. The Board also authorized payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.43 per outstanding share of common stock to be paid on April 28, 2011 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on April 6, 2011. Payment of quarterly dividends is subject to Board authorization. "... 
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03/22/11Raytheon to Host Virginia Governor, Local Technology Leaders at New Herndon Offices
DULLES, Va., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will formally dedicate new offices for its Herndon, Va.-based Raytheon Trusted Computer Solutions unit with a ribbon-cutting ceremony March 29 featuring remarks by Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell. In his address, McDonnell will highlight how the technology sector is contributing to Virginia's job growth and economic prosperity. Other scheduled speakers include Bobbie Kilberg, president and CEO of the Northern Vi... 
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03/21/11Raytheon BBN Technologies to Protect Internet Communications for Military Abroad
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon BBN Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has been awarded $1.9 million in defense research funding to develop safeguards for military Internet communications abroad. The award, issued by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is in support of the Safer Warfighter Communications program, or SAFER. The goal of SAFER is to develop technology that enables protected, resilient Interne... 
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03/16/11Raytheon Completes Work on Upgraded Early Warning Radar in Greenland
TEWKSBURY, Mass., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed all system requirements and testing of the Upgraded Early Warning Radar at Thule Air Base, Greenland. With this upgrade, the UEWR at Thule is ready to conduct the missile defense mission as a critical component of the Ballistic Missile Defense System. "The Raytheon-led team delivered solid program performance and flawless execution during the Thule upgrade," said Dave Gulla, vice president ... 
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03/14/11Apples and STEM at the Core of Raytheon's Pi Day Celebration
Raytheon shows appreciation to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) educators by delivering apple pies WALTHAM, Mass., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is celebrating Pi Day with the delivery of hundreds of apple pies to math and science teachers at public middle and high schools located within a 3.14-mile radius of the company's headquarters in Waltham, Mass. Pi, the mathematical constant approximately equal to 3.14, is celebrated March 14... 
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03/10/11Raytheon Announces Next Generation of ACU Interoperable Communications
MARLBOROUGH, Mass., March, 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has launched the Audio Connect Unit-5000 that provides the ability to connect a greater number of channels to enable seamless communication among first responders. Designed for greater versatility, the Raytheon ACU-5000 can patch together 12 communications channels to create interoperability nets, similar to a conference call, across disparate devices. The nets can be local, or may include links thro... 
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03/09/11Raytheon Teams With West Point to Combat the Insider Threat on War Front Lines
NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --To arm warfighters with the ability to rapidly detect and neutralize insider threats, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has teamed with the U.S. Military Academy at West Point for a study about insider threats on war front lines. Cadets from West Point's department of electrical engineering and computer science are conducting a study to determine how insiders typically attack within a forward operating base on war front lines. They will t... 
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03/08/11Raytheon Awarded $42 Million Contract for Air Force HH-60G FLIRs
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $42 million U.S. Air Force contract for additional AN/AAQ-29A forward looking infrared imaging systems for installation on Pave Hawk HH-60G helicopters. Deliveries are expected to be completed by February 2013. The AN/AAQ-29A systems will replace the AN/AAQ-16 FLIR currently installed on U.S. Air Force HH-60G helicopters. "These new systems will give our customers the additional ca... 
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03/08/11Raytheon BBN Technologies Earns National Training and Simulation Association Award
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon BBN Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has earned a National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA) 2010 award for its modeling and simulation support for U.S. Navy training. The NTSA Team Award for Outstanding Achievement in Modeling and Simulation for Training recognizes Raytheon BBN's interdisciplinary leadership of the development and deployment of the VESSEL Damage Control Train... 
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03/07/11Raytheon Selects Downey, Calif., for Its Public Safety Regional Technology Center
LOS ANGELES, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has selected Downey, Calif., as the location for its new Public Safety Regional Technology Center. The company is planning to open the facility in the next three months. Occupying 27,000 square feet and employing up to 150 people, the new center will serve as the focus of Raytheon's civil communications business in the western United States and provide test and research facilities, training, and maintenance an... 
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03/07/11Raytheon Selected to Supply Radar System for Manchester Airport
HARLOW, England, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was selected to supply a radar system to replace legacy equipment at Manchester Airport in the United Kingdom under an extension to NATS' Radar Site Services (RSS) program. The delivery and installation of the system will provide NATS with commonality across its en route surveillance infrastructure and, in this case, provide the same equipment being supplied to other major airports where NATS provides engi... 
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03/02/11Raytheon Delivers 250th APG-79 AESA Radar
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has delivered its 250th APG-79 active electronically scanned array radar to Boeing. The APG-79 radar is flown on U.S. Navy F/A-18E/F and EA-18G aircraft, and on the Royal Australian Air Force F/A-18F Super Hornet. "As we recognize this milestone of the 250th APG-79 AESA delivery, it is also significant to note that 85 radar systems were completed for the U.S. Navy in just the last 12 months," said Eric ... 
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03/01/11Raytheon to Provide Advanced Imaging Sensors to the U.S. Navy
MCKINNEY, Texas, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $50 million contract to deliver 50 AAS-44C(V) Multi-Spectral Targeting Systems for use on the U.S. Navy's MH-60R and MH-60S helicopters. This airborne forward looking infrared targeting system provides video imagery that helps soldiers, intelligence analysts and commanders in the field make critical operating decisions. Deliveries are expected to begin in 2011 and end in 2012. "This sy... 
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02/24/11Raytheon Voted No. 1 in HRO Today Magazine's 'Baker's Dozen in Learning'
Award is the second recent industry honor DALLAS, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Professional Services LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), was named the No. 1 training outsource provider in HRO Today magazine's "Baker's Dozen in Learning." "Raytheon Professional Services stands out for its ability to provide effective blended learning programs while reducing costs and improving learning experiences for its clients," said Gary Bragar, the director of human... 
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02/21/11ThalesRaytheonSystems Announces Command View(R) Mobile for C4I Solution
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --ThalesRaytheonSystems has developed a mobile application for its Command View C4I product that will enable users to gain essential situational awareness and decision-making information on a variety of commercially available handheld devices. "Command View Mobile will provide some of the identical situation information found in the command center environment on a portable platform," said Kim Kerry, chief executive offic... 
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02/20/11Raytheon Celebrates Engineers and STEM Education During National Engineers Week
Raytheon employees reach out across the nation to inspire the next generation of innovators WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is celebrating the 60th anniversary of National Engineers Week Feb. 20-26 -- a week that highlights the achievements of our nation's outstanding engineers and the 10th anniversary of the program "Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day." Raytheon Chairman and CEO William H. Swanson is honorary chairman of National Engineer... 
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02/17/11Raytheon Hosts CyberPatriot Competitors at Sum of all Thrills (TM) in INNOVENTIONS at Epcot(R) at the Walt Disney World(R) Resort
2010 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS(R) National Competition winner and Raytheon cyberexpert to host CyberPatriot competitors at Sum of all Thrills experience WALTHAM, Mass. and LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is hosting 72 high school students at its Sum of all Thrills experience at INNOVENTIONS at Epcot(R) at the Walt Disney World(R) Resort. These students are in Orlando to participate in the Air Force Association's (AFA) CyberPatriot All Se... 
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02/10/11DSS Awards Raytheon Missile Systems' Tucson Site First Superior Security Rating
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems' site in Tucson, Ariz., received a superior rating in an annual audit by the U.S. Defense Security Service. DSS completed a two-week review at RMS headquarters and rated the site's security practices. Supporting national security and the warfighter, DSS is responsible for approximately 13,000 cleared contractor facilities. The agency ensures the security of the nation's technological base a... 
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02/10/11Raytheon Conducts Free-Flight Demonstration of JSOW-C From F-16IN
BENGALURU, India, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed a series of free-flight demonstrations of the Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) AGM-154-C from an F-16IN fighter aircraft. The tests were part of the Indian Air Force's Medium Multi-Role Combat Aircraft (MMRCA) competition. JSOW is a family of low-cost, air-to-ground weapons that employs an integrated GPS- inertial navigation system and terminal infrared seeker that guide the weapon to the target. Th... 
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02/09/11Raytheon's JLENS Program Achieves Critical Milestone
Surveillance radar completes free-space radiation for the first time TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) JLENS (Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System) program has successfully demonstrated the ability to transmit from an elevated aerostat. The JLENS demonstration was conducted at the Utah Test and Training Range. The aerostat deployed to an altitude of 10,000 feet mean sea level, and the surveillance rad... 
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02/09/11Raytheon Completes First Series of Laser-Guided Maverick Captive Flight Testing
BENGALURU, India, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed a series of initial captive carry flight tests of the AGM-65E2/L, the newest variant of the laser-guided Maverick missile. The laser-guided Maverick missile is a direct-attack, air-to-ground precision munition used extensively by the U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps in ongoing combat operations. "The combat-proven, laser-guided Maverick is an ideal weapon for urban combat and high-speed ma... 
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02/08/11Raytheon and Aerojet Complete System Integration Test for SM-3 Kinetic Warhead
Test moves program one step closer to first SM-3 Block IB flight test TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Aerojet, a GenCorp company (NYSE: GY), completed a kinetic warhead system integration test for Standard Missile-3 Block IB. The test verified the ability of the warhead to detect, track and intercept a moving ballistic missile target in a zero-gravity environment. During the test, a fully operational, flight-weight kinetic warhead op... 
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02/07/11Raytheon Awarded $107 Million Contract for Space Fence Preliminary Design
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $107 million U.S. Air Force contract to further the design of the Space Fence system. Under this contract, Raytheon will deliver a preliminary design and test a functional radar prototype to ensure cost and schedule certainty and technical maturity of the final design in support of Milestone B. "As the amount of debris in space continues to rise, the ability to detect smaller and smal... 
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02/07/11Raytheon Team to Develop Tool to Reduce Radar Interference from Wind Farms
WASHINGTON, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was selected by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to develop an advanced wind turbine modeling tool. The tool will provide an accurate assessment of the turbine's effects on radar systems throughout the U.S. Wind farms interfere with the radar tracking of aircraft and weather. The turbines create a Doppler effect as they rotate, creating potential blackout zones. "Raytheon's 60-year legacy in the desig... 
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02/07/11ThalesRaytheonSystems Selected for Marine Corps CAC2S Phase II Demonstration Program
FULLERTON, Calif., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- ThalesRaytheonSystems Co. LLC has been selected to demonstrate a prototype system for the U.S. Marine Corps. The prototype contract for the Common Aviation Command and Control System, or CAC2S, is valued at $5 million. "We are reaching across industry to offer the Marines a technically compliant, scalable, affordable, low-risk capability for its CAC2S program," said Kim Kerry, chief executive officer, ThalesRaytheonSystems, U.S. Oper... 
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02/03/11Raytheon Awarded APY-10 Radar Contract for Boeing's P-8A Aircraft
MCKINNEY, Texas, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Boeing has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a low rate initial production contract to develop six long-range, multimission maritime and overland surveillance radars plus spares for its P-8A Poseidon aircraft. "Our APY-10 radar will provide Boeing with advanced technology built on generations of successful Raytheon radar systems," said Tim Carey, vice president for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Systems. "We're commit... 
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02/01/11Raytheon and Baptist Health Agree to Deliver Simulation Training
SMART training mitigates risk for health care providers DALLAS, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Professional Services LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), and Baptist Health have signed an agreement to deliver Synergistic Medical and Resource Team (SMART) training to health care systems. The training enables medical staff to prevent or mitigate patient safety threats originating from human interaction and systemic error. "Raytheon believes, as we do, in impro... 
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01/31/11Raytheon to Lay Foundation for New UCLA Center for Public Safety Network Systems
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has entered into a letter of intent with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) to engage in a strategic relationship with the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science for the establishment of the UCLA Center for Public Safety Network Systems. To lay the foundation for the new center, Raytheon has committed to initially contribute $1 million during three years to the UCLA Institute for... 
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01/31/11Raytheon Company Completes Acquisition of Applied Signal Technology, Inc.
WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) today announced the completion of its tender offer, through its wholly owned subsidiary RN Acquisition Company, for all outstanding shares of Applied Signal Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: APSG). The tender offer expired at 12:00 midnight, Eastern Time, on Friday, January 28, 2011. Based on information provided by BNY Mellon Shareowner Services, the depositary for the tender offer, approximately 12,413,103 shares, re... 
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01/26/11U.S. Army Awards Raytheon $51.5 Million Contract for Improvised Explosive Device Defeat System
INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $51.5 million firm-fixed-price contract to produce a system to defeat improvised explosive devices. Work will be performed at the Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC site in Indianapolis. Further details will not be made public. Raytheon Company, with 2009 sales of $25 billion, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other governmen... 
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01/26/11Raytheon Awarded $20 Million for Patriot Technical Assistance for State of Kuwait
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $20 million Foreign Military Sales technical assistance contract to support operational capability of Kuwait's Patriot Air and Missile Defense System. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., issued this follow-on contract to continue providing additional training and support for Kuwait's fielded radars, which are currently under contract to be upgraded to Configu... 
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01/25/11Raytheon SureView(TM) Incorporates Business Intelligence Reporting for 64-bit Windows Operating Systems
Solution captures policy violations and malicious acts; proactively reports information breaches SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) recent release of its SureView 6.6 information-protection solution includes support for 64-bit computing. It also improves reporting capabilities, moving from an Excel-based format to a more standard and fully featured infrastructure based on JasperReports, an open source Java reporting tool. SureView captu... 
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01/25/11Navy Validates New Navigation Capability for DDG 1000
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The U.S. Navy achieved a critical milestone with the successful testing of the Next Generation Navigation System (NAVDDX) produced by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), prime contractor for mission systems equipment for the DDG 1000-class destroyer. NAVDDX is a modern open architecture solution for distributing navigation and high-precision time data to ship mission systems. The open architecture design provides the flexibility and common... 
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01/24/11Raytheon to Open Public Safety Regional Technology Center in Los Angeles County
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) plans to open a Public Safety Regional Technology Center in Los Angeles County this summer and is in the final stages of selecting a specific location with about 25,000 square feet of space. The Raytheon Public Safety RTC will serve as the focus of the company's civil communications business in the western United States, providing test and research facilities, training, a maintenance and logistics center, and ... 
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01/24/11Raytheon Awarded $145 Million for Patriot GEM-T Missiles for State of Kuwait
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $145 million Foreign Military Sales production contract for Patriot Guidance Enhanced Missiles - Tactical (GEM-T) to augment Kuwait's air and missile defense. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., issued the contract to complement Kuwait's Configuration-3 radar system upgrade work already underway at Raytheon. "This new GEM-T missile production contract highl... 
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01/20/11Raytheon Opens New Facility at Aberdeen Proving Ground
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has opened a new facility collocated with the U.S. military to enhance collaboration and industrial teaming on warfighter technologies and systems. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110120/NE32761 ) Located at the Aberdeen Proving Ground's Government and Technology Enterprise or GATE Park -- a technology, research and development business area for government and non-government use... 
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01/20/11Raytheon Signs $475 Million Paveway(TM) Contract With the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) signed a contract worth $475 million with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the combat-proven Paveway family of precision-guided munitions. Raytheon's Paveway is a kit that transforms "dumb" bombs into precision-guided munitions. "Raytheon's Paveway family of weapons provides the warfighter unmatched precision and standoff capability," said Dr. Taylor W. Lawrence, Raytheon Missile Systems president. "This sal... 
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01/19/11Raytheon to Open GPS Collaboration Center in Southern California
AURORA, Colo., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) new Global Positioning System Collaboration Center opening in February 2011 in El Segundo, Calif., will allow U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems personnel to interact with the GPS Operational Control Segment (GPS OCX) system in an operations-like environment. Raytheon, selected in February 2010 as the prime contractor supporting the Space and Missile Systems Center's GPS OCX program, has developed t... 
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01/18/11Raytheon Company to Release 2010 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results on January 27, 2011
WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its 2010 fourth quarter and full-year earnings news release at 7:00 a.m. EST Thursday, January 27, 2011. The release will be posted on the Raytheon home page. The 2010 fourth quarter and year-end earnings results conference call will be at 9:00 a.m. EST on Thursday, January 27, 2011. The call will be audiocast on the Internet at http://www.raytheon.com/ir. Charts to be referenced during the call ... 
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01/12/11Raytheon's D.C. Medicaid and Alliance Call Center Recognized as 'Certified Center of Excellence'
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), the enrollment broker for the D.C. Medicaid and Alliance program, was recently named a "Certified Center of Excellence" for its exemplary work. Raytheon has served the D.C. Medicaid and Alliance program since 2006, helping provide enrollment services, health education and community outreach to more than 200,000 program participants. As a Certified Center of Excellence, the D.C. Medicaid and Alliance call cen... 
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01/11/11Raytheon Climate-Monitoring Sensor Prepares for Launch
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- A NASA spacecraft carrying a Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) sensor designed to measure the global distribution of aerosols in Earth's atmosphere has arrived at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., in preparation for launch. Data provided by the innovative Aerosol Polarimetry Sensor, which will fly aboard NASA's Glory spacecraft, will help scientists better understand how aerosols impact global climate patterns. "The Glory Aerosol Pol... 
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01/11/11Raytheon Executive to Deliver SMILE Conference Keynote
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Michael J. Bostic, West Coast director of Civil Communications for Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Network Centric Systems, will deliver the keynote presentation at the Social Media the Internet and Law Enforcement (SMILE) Conference Wednesday, Jan. 12. The presentation is scheduled to start at 3 p.m. and will take place at the RAND Center in Santa Monica, Calif. Bostic's keynote is titled "LTE and What it Means to Public Safety: A Converge... 
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01/06/11Raytheon's Andover Facility Named IndustryWeek 'Best Plant'
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- IndustryWeek magazine has named Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Integrated Air Defense Center in Andover, Mass., one of its "Best Plants" for 2010. The annual competition evaluates manufacturing facilities in multiple categories, including quality, on-time delivery, worker safety and focus on continuous improvement, which will increase competitiveness and customer satisfaction. "Continuous improvement is an on-going journey for us," ... 
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