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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 […]


US Navy Completes Raytheon Laser-guided Maverick Testing

US Navy Completes Raytheon Laser-guided Maverick Testing

The U.S. Navy completed developmental and operational testing (DT/OT) of the newest variant of the Raytheon Company laser-guided Maverick missile. This brings U.S. Sailors and Marines one step closer to conducting airborne precision engagements of rapidly moving targets in urban […]


Raytheon Completes Ship Self-Defense System Deliveries

Raytheon Completes Ship Self-Defense System Deliveries

Raytheon has delivered the final Ship Self-Defense System (SSDS MK 2) hardware ship set of its 2010 production contract, completing all system deliveries ahead of schedule. The system is slated for installation and integration onboard the John P. Murtha (LPD […]


Raytheon Canada Awarded Contract for NextGen HFSWR

Raytheon Canada Awarded Contract for NextGen HFSWR

Raytheon Canada Limited has been awarded a Technology Demonstration Program for its Next Generation High Frequency Surface Wave Radar (HFSWR) by the Canadian Department of National Defence, Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). A system will now be installed at […]


US Army Testing Demonstrates Readiness of Raytheon’s MAINGATE Radio

US Army Testing Demonstrates Readiness of Raytheon’s MAINGATE Radio

Raytheon’s Mobile Ad hoc Interoperability Network GATEway (MAINGATE) radio system successfully provided tactical networking capabilities at two major U.S. Army exercises, giving soldiers reliable battlefield information. During the recent Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiment (AEWE) at Fort Benning, Ga., MAINGATE provided […]


 
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