|01/18/17||James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld, Jr. elected to Raytheon Board of Directors|
|WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has elected James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld Jr. as a director, effective immediately.
Winnefeld, 60, is a retired United States Navy admiral who served as the ninth Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He previously served as Commander, U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) and Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD). Winnefeld's operational commands include serving as Comma... |
|01/17/17||Raytheon completes factory qualification testing of next-generation GPS Launch and Checkout System|
|System closer to delivering capabilities that will enhance GPS
AURORA, Colo., Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) reached another milestone in developing the U.S. Air Force Global Positioning System Next-Generation Operational Control System, known as GPS OCX, with the completion of the Factory Qualification Test of the Launch and Checkout System (LCS). GPS OCX will unleash dramatically increased performance and security of the GPS system that benefits millions of people worl... |
|01/17/17||Raytheon Company to release 2016 fourth quarter and full-year results on Jan. 26, 2017|
|WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its 2016 fourth quarter and full-year earnings news release at 7 a.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. The release will be posted on Raytheon's website.
The 2016 fourth quarter and full-year earnings results conference call will be at 9 a.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. The call will be audiocast on the Internet at www.raytheon.com/ir. Charts to be referenced during the call will be available on the website for... |
|01/11/17||US Navy, Raytheon generate Tomahawk missile flight plans in real time to strike time-sensitive targets|
|Back-to-back flight tests demonstrate flexible, mission-critical planning
SAN NICOLAS ISLAND, Calif., Jan. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed two flight tests of the Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile, demonstrating how missions can now be planned in real time to strike time-sensitive targets.
"Tomahawk's tactics and procedures have evolved to support the new missions that are being assigned to the weapon," s... |
|01/10/17||Standard Missile-6 approved for international sales|
|Multi-role missile protects against airborne, ballistic threats
TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Defense has approved the release of Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-6 to several international customers. Many of the approved countries are seeking the multi-mission SM-6 to bolster their shipbuilding programs.
SM-6 currently provides U.S. Navy vessels with extended-range protection against fixed- and rota... |