Latest USS Gerald R. Ford Stories

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2015-03-21 10:36:50

The US Navy is preparing to use a new, electromagnetic system to launch jet fighters that will replace the steam-powered catapults used by the military for more than six decades.

2011-01-25 08:00:00

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy achieved a critical milestone with the successful testing of the Next Generation Navigation System (NAVDDX) produced by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), prime contractor for mission systems equipment for the DDG 1000-class destroyer.

2010-05-03 08:00:00

TEWKSBURY, Mass., May 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, the U.S. Navy has successfully tracked targets with a multiband radar featuring a common radar suite controller.

2010-02-17 08:00:00

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Feb. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) achieved another in a series of milestones for the Zumwalt-class destroyer program with the successful Total Ship Computing Environment (TSCE) Release 6 software specifications review.

2009-11-23 08:00:00

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 23, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received a $241.3 million U.S. Navy contract to deliver additional open architecture software capability for the Zumwalt-class destroyer (DDG 1000).

2009-11-18 05:00:00

CALABASAS, Calif., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Technical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTSC) (NTS), was awarded contracts by General Atomics (GA) Electromagnetic Systems Division (EMS) of San Diego, Calif.

2009-11-16 08:00:00

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 16, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Navy recently completed a critical design review (CDR) for the Dual Band Radar, which will be installed on the Navy's next-generation aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78).

2009-04-07 08:00:00

TEWKSBURY, Mass., April 7, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Navy successfully completed initial "lightoff" testing of the Dual Band Radar.

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