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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 […]


Raytheon’s JLENS and Patriot systems prove integration in intercept test

Raytheon’s JLENS and Patriot systems prove integration in intercept test

Two Raytheon systems, the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System (JLENS) and the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System, demonstrated their ability to work together to detect, track and shoot down a test target simulating a […]


US Navy Fires Raytheon Griffin Missile From RAM Launcher

US Navy Fires Raytheon Griffin Missile From RAM Launcher

The U.S. Navy achieved a first when it fired Raytheon’s combat-proven Griffin B missile from a Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) launcher. “Griffin enables sailors to defend against small, fast-moving surface craft employed by pirates and other non-traditional threats,” said Harry […]


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 […]


 
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