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2014-07-28 08:23:23

WALTHAM, Mass., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has elected Thomas A. Kennedy, age 59, as Chairman of the Board of Raytheon Company effective October 1, 2014. This action follows notice to the Board by William H. Swanson, Raytheon's current Chairman of the Board, of his retirement from the Company effective September 30, 2014. Mr. Swanson has served as Chairman of the Board since January 2004. He joined Raytheon Company in...

2014-07-27 23:00:48

The report incorporates the factors that influence a country’s expenditure on radars. It provides detailed expectations of growth rates and projected total expenditure. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-security-and-surveillance-radar-9188612096.html (PRWEB) July 27, 2014 The North American security and surveillance radar market under defense aviation is estimated at $1570 million in 2014, and it is expected to reach $2030 million by 2019 at a CAGR of 4.64%....

2014-07-26 23:00:49

It provides detailed expectations of growth rates and projected total expenditure. The report also throws light on the leading competitors in the global markets. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-security-and-surveillance-radar-6045035386.html (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 The European security and surveillance radar market under defense aviation is estimated at $1290 million in 2014, and it is expected to reach $1800 million by 2019 at a CAGR of 6.16%. The report incorporates the...

2014-07-25 16:20:53

HERNDON, Va., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, with a potential value of $205 million, to continue providing mission logistics services in support of combat brigades training at the National Training Center in Fort Irwin, California. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO The contract covers one base year and two one-year options. Support will include the full range of...

2014-07-24 23:04:51

It provides information and in-depth knowledge about the trends in these three platforms sub-segments, and also provides information about top spenders in the air and missile defense radar market. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-air-and-missile-defense-radar-7891778404.html (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The European air and missile defense radar market is estimated to be $1.20 billion in 2014, and is expected to register a CAGR of 8.06%, to reach $2.07 billion by 2020. The U.K.,...

2014-07-24 23:04:30

It provides information and in-depth knowledge about the trends in these three sub-segments and also provides information about top spenders in this market. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/south-america-air-and-missile-defense-radar-4603345342.html. (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The South American air and missile defense radar market has been estimated at $200 million in 2014 and is expected to register a CAGR of 9.64% to reach $340 million by 2020. South America spends mainly on...

2014-07-24 23:04:21

Air and missile defense radars are used as early-warning devices, which can detect the approaching enemy’s aircraft or missiles from great distances. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-air-and-missile-defense-radar-2050888716.html. (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 The North American air and missile defense radar market is estimated to be $1.6 billion in 2014, and is expected to register a CAGR of 8.22% to reach $2.7 billion in 2020. The U.S. has been the biggest market for the...

2014-07-23 20:20:41

WALTHAM, Mass., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.605 per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on October 30, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on October 1, 2014. About Raytheon Raytheon Company, with 2013 sales of $24 billion and 63,000 employees worldwide, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in...

2014-07-23 08:22:25

Technology risks retired, AMDR on track for DDG 51 Flight III TEWKSBURY, Mass., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed two critical program reviews for the new Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR), the U.S. Navy's next generation integrated air and ballistic missile defense radar. Successful completion of the hardware Preliminary Design Review and the Integrated Baseline Review are both key milestones of the Navy's acquisition plan and highlight the...

2014-07-18 16:20:31

Raytheon-sponsored team from Canton, Ga., wins second place in student rocketry challenge at the Farnborough International Air Show LONDON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Five students from Creekview High School of Canton, Ga., took home silver medals in the seventh annual International Rocketry Challenge at the Farnborough International Air Show. The U.S. team, sponsored by Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), won second place, while the French team captured first and the U.K. team took third....


Latest Radar Reference Libraries

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2010-11-15 18:22:54

A radar altimeter measures altitude above the terrain beneath an aircraft as opposed to a barometric altimeter which provides the distance above a pre-determined datum, usually sea level. Radar is the underpinning principle of the system. Radio waves that are reflected back from the ground are timed in order to calculate speed, distance, and time which are related to the each other and can be used to calculate the distance from one point to another. Lloyd Espenschied invented the radar...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Doppler Effect -- The Doppler effect is the apparent change in frequency or wavelength of a wave that is perceived by an observer moving relative to the source of the waves. For waves, such as sound waves, that propagate in a wave medium, the velocity of the observer and the source are reckoned relative to the medium in which the waves are transmitted. The total Doppler effect may therefore result from both motion of the source and motion of the observer. Each of these effects is analyzed...

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