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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 […]


Raytheon’s JLENS Proves Tracking Capabilities During Test

Raytheon’s JLENS Proves Tracking Capabilities During Test

Raytheon Company’s Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System (JLENS) recently completed Demonstration Test 1 (DT-1), proving its ability to track targets and integrate with fire control and tactical data link systems. A series of demonstration tests […]


Raytheon Restarts Production of Maverick for USAF and US Navy

Raytheon Restarts Production of Maverick for USAF and US Navy

After more than two decades, Raytheon has formally restarted production of the laser-guided Maverick missile, with the first weapon expected to be delivered to the U.S. Air Force in late 2012. Production began following a rigorous U.S. Air Force and […]


US Army Fires Griffin Missile During Base Protection Test

US Army Fires Griffin Missile During Base Protection Test

The U.S. Army precisely engaged targets using the Raytheon Griffin B missile as part of a test to protect forward operating bases (FOBs) and small combat outposts. “Griffin enables ground forces to protect their locations by precisely engaging targets in […]


Raytheon, US Navy Complete JSOW C-1 Developmental Testing

Raytheon, US Navy Complete JSOW C-1 Developmental Testing

The U.S. Navy completed developmental testing (DT) of the Raytheon Company Joint Standoff Weapon C-1. The conclusion of DT brings U.S. and allied warfighters one step closer to being able to engage moving ships as far as 60 nautical miles […]


SEWIP Electronic Attack Capability for US Navy Anti-ship Missile Defense

SEWIP Electronic Attack Capability for US Navy Anti-ship Missile Defense

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) are teaming to compete for a U.S. Navy contract that will upgrade the fleet’s capability to electronically attack anti-ship missiles. Through its Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 3 upgrade, […]


Raytheon’s RAM Strikes Twice During Back-to-Back Tests

Raytheon’s RAM Strikes Twice During Back-to-Back Tests

Raytheon Company’s (NYSE: RTN) Rolling Airframe Missile Block 2 successfully completed two guided test vehicle flights within one week, demonstrating the system’s upgraded kinematic performance, guidance system and airframe capabilities. Raytheon is building 35 RAM Block 2 missiles during the […]


 
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