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2014-10-24 08:20:59

TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During the U.S. Navy's Combat Ship System Qualification Trials, the USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) tested two Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-6 interceptors against anti-ship and cruise missile targets. As part of 'engage on remote' scenarios, the ship launched the SM-6 interceptors prior to its own radars 'seeing' the incoming threats, using targeting information from another Aegis ship in the area--the USS Sampson (DDG 102). The...

2014-10-24 08:20:57

Raytheon will update the Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) in preparation for the introduction of future dual frequency capability MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded Raytheon a $131 million contract for Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) Dual Frequency Operations (DFO) Segment 1. Under this contract, Raytheon will enhance overall system capability as the FAA...

2014-10-24 08:20:38

LONDON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.K. Ministry of Defence selected the Raytheon U.K., Thales U.K. team to conduct a one-year study into upgrading existing Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) systems to Mode 5, which will address NATO's requirement for a new standard of IFF across all platforms. The two companies are offering the Thales Bluegate products covering the majority of naval and land system Mode 5 Interrogator applications, as well as, Raytheon UK's IFF4810 Mode 5...

2014-10-23 08:20:55

- Strong bookings of $5.9 billion; book-to-bill of 1.07 WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced third quarter 2014 EPS from continuing operations of $1.65 compared to $1.51 in the third quarter 2013. Third quarter 2014 EPS from continuing operations was reduced by $0.06([2]) due to the enactment of pension funding stabilization as part of the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014 (HATFA) and other actuarial updates. Third...

2014-10-22 08:21:28

DUBLIN, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Maritime Security Market by Technologies and Systems, by Services, by Categories, and by Region - Global Market Forecast & Analysis (2014 - 2019)" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Various governments, regulatory bodies, and international trade/industry bodies are evaluating on how best to alleviate the risks in the maritime region. The risks in the...

2014-10-21 12:21:57

DUBLIN, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "More Electric Aircraft Market by Technology, Platform & by Geography -Forecasts & Analysis 2014-2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The more electric aircraft market is estimated to be at $17191.39 million in 2014 and expected to register a CAGR of 4.62% to reach $22548.59 million by 2020. The aviation industry has a need for aircraft that...

2014-10-16 08:21:35

Scholarship program invites students to share their enthusiasm for math WALTHAM, Mass., Oct 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is calling for submissions to its 2014-15 MathMovesU® Middle School Scholarship and Grant Program. To participate, sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students nationwide are invited to illustrate the importance of math in the world around them. Student submissions will be evaluated on creativity, originality, time commitment and the use...

2014-10-16 08:21:33

TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $49.5 million contract for production of new laser-guided Maverick missiles (AGM-65E2/L). The Navy also intends to exercise a contract option to purchase additional units bringing the total contract value to $54.9 million. The Maverick weapon system, a U.S. Air Force (USAF)-led joint service program, is a forward firing, precision-guided, close air support missile. Maverick is effective...

2014-10-14 16:21:17

Applications accepted starting Veterans Day WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), in partnership with Student Veterans of America (SVA), will provide two Army student veterans $10,000 each in scholarships under a new program making its debut at the 2014 AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/152134 Named the Raytheon Patriot Scholarship for the company's Patriot Air and Missile Defense System, the program...

2014-10-14 16:21:13

Benefits include common EW operating picture, improved decision-making, synchronized operations EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army has directed Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) to resume work on an Electronic Warfare planning management software program that for the first time will give it automated tools to help plan and execute complex electronic warfare missions. The program restart follows a ruling by the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, which denied the...


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