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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 […]


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 […]


 
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