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Raytheon fires Excalibur from G6 self-propelled howitzer

Raytheon fires Excalibur from G6 self-propelled howitzer

Excalibur will give G6 users precision artillery capability Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has fired four Excalibur 155mm precision-guided artillery projectiles from the Denel-manufactured G6 self-propelled howitzer as part of a field trial demonstration. Multiple rounds of the combat-proven Excalibur successfully […]


Raytheon’s JLENS and Patriot systems prove integration in intercept test

Raytheon’s JLENS and Patriot systems prove integration in intercept test

Two Raytheon systems, the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System (JLENS) and the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System, demonstrated their ability to work together to detect, track and shoot down a test target simulating a […]


US Navy Fires Raytheon Griffin Missile From RAM Launcher

US Navy Fires Raytheon Griffin Missile From RAM Launcher

The U.S. Navy achieved a first when it fired Raytheon’s combat-proven Griffin B missile from a Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) launcher. “Griffin enables sailors to defend against small, fast-moving surface craft employed by pirates and other non-traditional threats,” said Harry […]


Raytheon Delivers Us Navy’s First Dual-Frequency Sonar

Raytheon Delivers Us Navy’s First Dual-Frequency Sonar

Raytheon Company completed delivery of the electronics for the AN/SQQ-90 tactical sonar suite, the complex sonar for the first ship of the U.S. Navy’s DDG 1000-class multimission destroyer. The AN/SQQ-90 tactical sonar suite, the first dual-frequency hull-mounted sonar of the […]


New Raytheon Guided Bomb Completes Initial Flight Test

New Raytheon Guided Bomb Completes Initial Flight Test

Raytheon Company’s Small Tactical Munition Phase II scored a direct hit on a target during the weapon’s first guided flight test. “STM Phase II is ideally suited to weaponize Shadow-class unmanned aircraft systems and counterinsurgency aircraft because STM is a […]


First New-production Patriot System Debuts in Flight Test

First New-production Patriot System Debuts in Flight Test

Raytheon has successfully completed a system-level guided flight test of the new-production Patriot at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. The modernized Patriot provides an affordable, low-risk and rapid path to meet the warfighter’s current and future air and missile defense […]


Raytheon to Help US Army Better Detect Rocket, Artillery and Mortar Threats

Raytheon to Help US Army Better Detect Rocket, Artillery and Mortar Threats

Raytheon has been awarded a $45.5 million contract for the prototype build of the Ku Band Multi-Function RF System (MFRFS) Sense and Warn (S and W) radars for the U.S. Army. The contract is a follow-on to an ongoing effort […]


Raytheon Awarded $79.2 Million US Army Contract to Counter Rockets

Raytheon Awarded $79.2 Million US Army Contract to Counter Rockets

The U.S. Army awarded Raytheon Company a $79.2 million contract to develop a system that will detect and destroy incoming rockets. The solution is called the Accelerated Improved Intercept Initiative (AI3). Development will culminate in a demonstration in 18 months, […]


Raytheon Demonstrates Enhanced Capabilities for TOW

Raytheon Demonstrates Enhanced Capabilities for TOW

Raytheon Company tested a new propulsion system for the Tube-Launched, Optically-Tracked, Wireless (TOW) missile. Developed by ATK, the enhanced system doubles TOW’s range and reduces the missile’s flight time by one-third. During the test, the developmental propulsion system flew the […]


 
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