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Raytheon’s vehicular soldier radio system links 37 different types of radios

Brig. Gen. Michael Williamson, joint program executive officer, JTRS, discusses radio performance with a Soldier at the Network Integration Evaluation 12.1 at White Sands Missile Range, N.M.

Raytheon has connected 37 different types of radios from U.S. military and coalition partners on its vehicular soldier radio system while providing a robust and integrated backbone for on-the-move tactical communications. The system, featuring Raytheon’s Next Generation Mobile Ad hoc […]


Norway Fires First Ground-Based Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile

Norway Fires First Ground-Based Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile

The Royal Norwegian Air Force successfully fired a Raytheon Company Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile from a National Advanced Surface-to-Air-Missile System (NASAMS). During the first-of-its-kind test at the Andoya Rocket Range in Northern Norway, the ESSM intercepted and destroyed an air […]


Raytheon Pioneers Wireless Integration of Weapons on French Rafale

Raytheon Pioneers Wireless Integration of Weapons on French Rafale

Raytheon Company successfully demonstrated a wireless method of integrating its combat-proven Enhanced Paveway II precision-guided bomb on the French Navy Rafale aircraft. Called WiPAK, the avionics kit enables integration of Paveway on a variety of aircraft without any modifications to […]


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 […]


 
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