Business News Archive - June 18, 2009

PARIS, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Raytheon will lead a $381 billion defense electronics market over the next ten years, according to a series of six Market Overviews released today by Teal Group Corp. of Fairfax, Virginia.

PARIS, June 18, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered its first Miniature Air Launched Decoy initial operational test and evaluation unit to the U.S. Air Force. During IOT&E, the U.S.

PARIS, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- PARIS AIR SHOW -- The Solar X-ray Imager (SXI) instrument, designed and built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) at its Space Systems Advanced Technology Center (ATC) is ready for flight.

RESTON, Va. and PARIS, June 18, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has demonstrated flexibility, speed and innovation to customers around the world during the first year of the Warfighter Field Operations Customer Support (FOCUS) program.

LONDON, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- With more and more features being added to today's vehicles, their weight has increased, resulting in higher fuel consumption. However, there is growing demand to shift from gas guzzlers to fuel sippers.

MILWAUKEE, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Derco Aerospace, a Sikorsky Aerospace Services company, announced today it has signed an exclusive five-year total logistics support agreement with Thai Aviation Industries (TAI) in support of TAI's contract with the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF).

Following Past Successful Installations in Other Beijing Subway Lines, Tadiran Telecom is Chosen Again and Again Over Competition From Major Players Siemens, Alcatel, Ericsson and Harris PETACH TIKVA, Israel and PORT WASHINGTON, New York, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Tadiran Telecom(R), a leading global IP business telephony and communications supplier, announced today that its advanced communications solutions have been chosen again as part of the Beijing Subway's expansion plan.

Astrobiology Magazine's new projects and collaborations promise to introduce NASA to an even wider and more diverse audience NEW YORK, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Is there life on other planets? What are the latest findings on Mars? Astrobiology Magazine -- www.astrobio.net -- has been reporting the latest and most exciting developments in science related to astrobiology since 2000.

- Cancun flights on sale starting at just $30(a) each way - - Santo Domingo flights start at $69(a) each way - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today expands at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport with two international routes linking its South Florida focus city with Cancun, Mexico, and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

HOUSTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gastar Exploration Ltd.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.