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2014-02-08 00:20:22

Exceeds performance requirements, verifies production readiness NEW DELHI, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully fired 30 GPS-guided Excalibur Ib projectiles during an extensive First Article Test series at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona. This test series validated performance and reliability of the Excalibur Ib production configuration, and moves the program toward full-rate production. "Excalibur gives the warfighter a pinpoint...

2014-02-07 00:20:14

Indian airspace equipped with the most advanced GPS technology for civil aviation NEW DEHLI, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The GPS-Aided Geo Augmented Navigation (GAGAN) system jointly developed by Airports Authority of India, the Indian Space Research Organization and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has achieved certification level Required Navigation Performance (RNP) 0.1. Civil aircraft in Indian airspace will now have access to more precision navigation data than ever before. The GAGAN...

2014-02-06 08:21:04

DARPA's Plan X is creating potentially revolutionary technologies for DoD cyber mission operations DULLES, Va., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $9.8 million contract by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) as part of its Plan X program, which seeks to help U.S. government agencies plan, execute and assess cyber network operations. Raytheon's research and development is focused on enabling the Department of Defense (DoD) to predictably...

2014-02-05 08:21:40

Warfighter receives newest variant TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has produced and delivered its 2,000(th) Griffin Missile. Griffin production began in 2008 as a response to customer requests for a light, reliable, tactical weapon capable of precisely destroying targets with limited collateral damage. The production milestone also highlights 70 consecutive months of on-time or early Griffin deliveries to the warfighter. "The Griffin...

2014-02-04 08:21:10

PCAS designed to provide quicker close air support for ground troops TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is beginning Phase 3 of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's Persistent Close Air Support (PCAS) program. DARPA has exercised its Phase 3 option with Raytheon, an 18-month, $25.5 million effort scheduled to culminate in a series of flight tests and live-fire demonstrations. PCAS software could enable ground troops to receive close...

2014-01-30 08:21:18

-- Fourth quarter 2013 net sales of $5.9 billion; full-year net sales of $23.7 billion, down 2.9 percent for the year WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced fourth quarter 2013 Adjusted EPS(1) of $1.58 per diluted share compared to $1.62 per diluted share in the fourth quarter 2012. Fourth quarter 2013 EPS from continuing operations was $1.46 compared to $1.41 in the fourth quarter 2012. The fourth quarter 2012 Adjusted EPS(1)...

2014-01-29 12:21:49

LONDON, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Airborne ISR Market 2013-2023 Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance Platforms & Technologies for Information Superiority Report Details Airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) has become a critical factor in the conduct of military or security operations. Although related programmes must contend with the reality of defence spending cuts in the...

2014-01-27 08:20:43

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the US Navy's confirmation of its Next Generation Jammer contractor, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today it is ready to resume work on this critical electronic attack program for the warfighter. "We commend the GAO's thorough assessment of this contract award and the US Navy's re-evaluation that has solidified us as the provider of the world's Next Generation Jammer program," said Rick Yuse, president of Raytheon's...

2014-01-24 08:20:23

Contract signed with BAE Systems to provide South Korea integrated AESA radar, electronic warfare, mission computing technologies and weapon systems integration EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has signed a contract with BAE Systems in support of upgrading the Republic of Korea's fleet of more than 130 KF-16C/D Block 52 aircraft. As a key subcontractor to BAE Systems, the company will provide an integrated solution that includes the...

2014-01-23 12:23:35

Sultanate becomes seventh NASAMS customer and the first in the Gulf region TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a direct commercial sales contract from The Sultanate of Oman for the National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System (NASAMS). The award, valued at $1.28 billion, includes ground support equipment, a full training package, and technical assistance. NASAMS is the trusted system that protects critical assets in six...


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