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2014-02-11 12:20:32

Combines technologies and capabilities to support customers' future vision of EW EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Space and Airborne Systems business has announced the combination of several of its electronic warfare (EW) programs into a new mission area called Electronic Warfare Systems, based at the company's El Segundo, Calif. campus. The portfolio contains the following: -- Next Generation Jammer -- EW Self Protection Systems...

2010-10-07 09:00:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has presented Patuxent River Naval Air Station Cmdr. Christopher K. Williams the inaugural Airborne Electronic Attack Integration Award. The award was created to recognize outstanding efforts in the integration of diverse airborne electronic attack systems. Recipients are commended for their ability to coordinate with various owners and users to increase electronic warfare effectiveness. "It is our goal to...

2010-08-09 08:00:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $42 million contract to develop advanced electronic attack system technology known as the Next Generation Jammer. The Next Generation Jammer is scheduled to replace the legacy ALQ-99 jamming pods, providing new capabilities for the U.S. Navy's EA-18G Growler, F-35 aircraft and unmanned aerial vehicles. Raytheon completed an initial feasibility study and proposed an innovative airborne...

2009-02-12 08:00:00

GOLETA, Calif., Feb. 12, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $5.5 million contract for a technology maturation study of next-generation jammer capability. The Next Generation Jammer program will support the Navy's airborne electronic attack requirements by developing innovative ways of tactical jamming against current and future threats from the EA-18G aircraft as the target platform. Under the contract, Raytheon will use its unique combination of...

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