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Morocco Orders AIM-9X Sidewinder Missile

Morocco Orders AIM-9X Sidewinder Missile

The Kingdom of Morocco and the U.S. government executed a letter of offer and acceptance (LOA) to purchase Raytheon’s AIM-9X Block II missile. The Royal Moroccan Air Force (RMAF) is the world’s 10th country to employ the AIM-9X Sidewinder infrared-guided, […]


Raytheon awarded Contract for Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle

Raytheon awarded Contract for Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle

Raytheon has been awarded a $636 million development and sustainment contract to provide the Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle to The Boeing Company, which is the prime contractor for the Ground-based Midcourse Defense program. Raytheon booked the award during its second quarter. […]


Raytheon and US Navy Begin MALD-J Super Hornet Integration

Raytheon and US Navy Begin MALD-J Super Hornet Integration

The U.S. Navy and Raytheon Company have begun integrating the Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammer variant into the U.S. Navy’s fleet of F/A-18 E/F Super Hornets. The integration process will include a series of risk reduction activities and technology demonstrations. […]


Raytheon’s Newest SM-3 Takes Out Ballistic Missile Target

Raytheon’s Newest SM-3 Takes Out Ballistic Missile Target

Raytheon Company Standard Missile-3 Block IB fired from the USS Lake Erie has destroyed another ballistic missile target. The test marks the 21st successful intercept for the SM-3 program, a critical piece of the United States’ Phased Adaptive Approach for […]


Raytheon to Link Navy Multiband Terminal to USAF Polar Satellite

Raytheon to Link Navy Multiband Terminal to USAF Polar Satellite

Raytheon Company has received a $19 million contract to modify the Navy Multiband Terminal (NMT) to link it with the Air Force’s Enhanced Polar Satellite (EPS). The link will allow U.S. Navy and Air Force warfighters to overcome communications gaps […]


US Navy Engages Speeding Boat with Raytheon Griffin Missile

US Navy Engages Speeding Boat with Raytheon Griffin Missile

The U.S. Navy proved the ability of Raytheon Company’s Griffin B missile to engage rapidly moving small boats during a recent live-fire demonstration. “This demonstration shows the Griffin missile’s effectiveness in engaging the type of small, fast-moving boats used by […]


US Marines Fire Excalibur from Record Range In Afghanistan

US Marines Fire Excalibur from Record Range In Afghanistan

The U.S. Marine Corps successfully fired two Raytheon Company (RTN) Excalibur 155mm precision-guided artillery projectiles from a range of 36 kilometers (22.3 statute miles) in theater. These shots mark the longest distance the Excalibur round has been fired in combat […]


Raytheon Unveils Reconnaissance System Prototype to Canadian Army

Raytheon Unveils Reconnaissance System Prototype to Canadian Army

Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC), a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (RTN), recently unveiled its Light Armoured Vehicle Reconnaissance Surveillance System (LRSS) prototype to the Canadian Army in Ottawa, Ontario. Raytheon designed the LRSS to fit into the Canadian Army’s […]


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 […]


 
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