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Sep 15, 2014, 03:00 ET

Raytheon begins full rate production on TALON Laser Guided Rockets for the UAE

Under a $117 million contract awarded to Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), Raytheon Missile Systems has begun production of the TALON Laser Guided...

Sep 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon receives $109 million contract for Patriot Air and Missile Defense System

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $109 million Engineering Services contract for its Patriot Air and Missile Defense System. The...

Sep 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

Tomahawk enhancements showcased in back-to-back flight tests

The U.S. Navy and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) completed successful back-to-back Tomahawk cruise missile flight tests that validated recent...

Sep 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Small Diameter Bomb II glides toward Milestone C

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Air Force completed three successful Small Diameter Bomb II (SDB II) Guided Test Vehicle (GTV)...

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...