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Aug 28, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon AI3 missile intercepts first cruise missile target

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Army achieved the first intercept of a cruise missile by the Accelerated Improved Intercept...

Aug 27, 2014, 16:00 ET

Raytheon delivers first Block 2 Rolling Airframe Missiles to US Navy

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered the first Block 2 variant of its Rolling Airframe Missile system to the U.S. Navy as part of the...

Aug 27, 2014, 08:00 ET

Call for Entries: Raytheon-Engineering is Elementary® teacher scholarships bring engineering to life in the classroom

 Fostering a love of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) among students is essential as these skills become increasingly important...

Aug 22, 2014, 08:00 ET

U.S. Air Force tests Raytheon's upgraded High-Speed Anti-Radiation Missile

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Air Force successfully flight tested an upgraded High-Speed Anti-Radiation Missile (HARM). The HARM...

Aug 18, 2014, 09:00 ET

Raytheon Receives Arbitration Award relating to the eBorders Program

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today its receipt of a decision in the arbitration between Raytheon Systems Limited (RSL, which is also...

Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon and UMass Lowell establish institute to inspire technology innovations and knowledge sharing

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the University of Massachusetts Lowell have announced an agreement to establish a joint research facility...

Aug 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon to Showcase Broad Cyber Product Portfolio at Black Hat 2014

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will demonstrate its wide breadth of cybersecurity products and latest research in booth #627 in the business...

Jul 31, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon fires four TALON Laser-Guided Rockets from MD 530G helicopter

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and MD Helicopters, Inc. successfully fired four TALON laser guided rockets from the MD 530G armed aerial scout (AAS)...

Jul 31, 2014, 08:00 ET

Excalibur Ib enters full rate production and receives $52 million award

 Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Excalibur Ib precision guided projectile has entered full rate production (FRP). U.S. Army approval of FRP...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

Royal Australian Air Force scores direct hit with JSOW C

 The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) successfully tested a Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Joint Standoff Weapon C (JSOW C) against a hardened...

Jul 29, 2014, 16:24 ET

Tracy A. Atkinson elected to Raytheon Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has elected Tracy A. Atkinson as a director effective immediately. Ms. Atkinson, 49,...

Jul 29, 2014, 09:30 ET

The U.S. Army, GM and Raytheon partner on advanced training initiative for soldiers returning to civilian life

 The U.S. Army, General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), today announced they are teaming up to provide eligible...

Jul 29, 2014, 08:00 ET

DDG 1000 critical capabilities advance, bringing the next-generation destroyer to life

The DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class destroyer program continues to progress, meeting key program milestones on the path to Initial Operational Capability...

Jul 28, 2014, 09:14 ET

William H. Swanson to retire as Chairman of the Raytheon Board of Directors; Thomas A. Kennedy elected Chairman of the Raytheon Board of Directors effective October 1, 2014

 The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has elected Thomas A. Kennedy, age 59, as Chairman of the Board of Raytheon Company...

Jul 28, 2014, 03:00 ET
Mike Shaughnessy, Vice President of Supply Chain, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems and Henryk Kruszynski, Ph.D., CEO of TELDAT Company, sign Letter of Intent to explore partnership opportunities in Poland. (PRNewsFoto/Raytheon Company)

Poland's TELDAT signs Letter of Intent with Raytheon

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) signed a Letter of Intent with Poland's TELDAT to cooperate in mutually beneficial business opportunities related...

Jul 24, 2014, 07:00 ET

Raytheon Reports Solid Second Quarter 2014 Results

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced second quarter 2014 EPS from continuing operations of $1.59 compared to $1.50 in the second quarter...

Jul 23, 2014, 18:45 ET

Raytheon Company declares quarterly cash dividend

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.605 per outstanding share of...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:00 ET
Raytheon photo: Partially-populated, full-sized Air and Missile Defense Radar array (PRNewsFoto/Raytheon Company)

Raytheon completes key Air & Missile Defense Radar reviews

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed two critical program reviews for the new Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR), the U.S. Navy's next...

Jul 18, 2014, 13:53 ET
The U.S. student rocketry team, sponsored by Raytheon Company, captured second place in the 2014 International Rocketry Challenge in Farnborough, England on July 18, 2014. The team from France placed first and the team from the U.K. placed third. The five-member team is from Creekview High School of Canton, Ga.. From left to right: Austin Bralick, 16; Andrew White, 16; Nick Dimos, 16; Amanda Semler, 18; and Bailey Robertson, 15. (PRNewsFoto/Raytheon Company)

U.S. team captures Silver in 2014 International Rocketry Challenge

 Five students from Creekview High School of Canton, Ga., took home silver medals in the seventh annual International Rocketry Challenge at the...

Jul 17, 2014, 03:00 ET

Raytheon to provide torpedo integration on Alenia Aermacchi aircraft for Turkish Navy

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will serve as weapons integrator for Italian aircraft manufacturer Alenia Aermacchi, providing 31 months of...