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Nov 24, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon executives to speak at Credit Suisse Global Industrials Conference on Dec. 2

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that Raytheon Chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy and Raytheon Senior Vice President and Chief...

Nov 20, 2014, 14:00 ET
Raytheon Company appoints Randa G. Newsome, age 49, to vice president Human Resources and Global Security, effective January 1, 2015.

Raytheon Company appoints Randa G. Newsome Vice President Human Resources; Keith J. Peden to Retire January 31, 2015

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today the appointment of Randa G. Newsome, age 49, to vice president Human Resources and Global Security,...

Nov 20, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon and General Motors win National Excellence in Training award for technical training development and delivery

Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) LLC, a subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) in partnership with General Motors (NYSE: GM) received a...

Nov 19, 2014, 17:22 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...

Nov 19, 2014, 11:00 ET
An early version of Raytheon's Next Generation Jammer pod flies on a Gulfstream test bed over the range at Air Naval Station China Lake during a flight test on October 16th. The test was conducted to prove out the maturity of critical technologies in a representative environment against real-world threats.

Raytheon successfully demonstrates complex, integrated electronic warfare capabilities during prototype flight tests

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), in collaboration with the U.S. Navy, successfully demonstrated an end to end, first of its kind, integrated...

Nov 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon named "Best Place to Work" for LGBT equality for tenth straight year

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has named Raytheon as a 2015 "Best Place to Work" for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees. The...

Nov 18, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon is named one of the 2014 Global Aon Hewitt Top Companies for Leaders

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), has been named by Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE:...

Nov 17, 2014, 08:43 ET

Ingeniera de Raytheon gana un prestigioso premio nacional

 La Sociedad de Ingenieros Profesionales Hispanos (Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers, SHPE) entregó su premio al Ingeniero...

Nov 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

New Raytheon hyperspectral sensors will provide unprecedented images from space

 Two new commercial satellites will carry sensor payloads developed by Raytheon to deliver images of unprecedented depth and detail....

Nov 17, 2014, 08:00 ET
Carla Sayan

Raytheon engineer wins prestigious national award

 The Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) presented its 2014 National Most Promising Engineer of the Year award to Raytheon...

Nov 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Air & Missile Defense Radar software - and targets - on track

 Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) first major software build for the new Air and Missile Defense Radar successfully tracked a simulated Anti-Air...

Nov 11, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon scholarships help three veterans pursue cybersecurity, engineering careers

Raytheon Company and Student Veterans of America today awarded three $10,000 scholarships to military veterans studying cybersecurity and...

Nov 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

More Afghan pilots to receive Raytheon training

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and its partner team have been awarded a $13.5M task order modification on the Warfighter Field Operations...

Nov 07, 2014, 08:00 ET

US Air Force awards Raytheon contract for Griffin missiles

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a not to exceed $85.5 million Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract for...

Nov 06, 2014, 19:43 ET

SM-3, SM-2s take on ballistic, cruise missile targets during simulated missile 'raid' attack exercise

 In partnership with the Missile Defense Agency, a U.S. Navy destroyer successfully engaged ballistic and cruise missile...

Nov 05, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon begins flight testing DARPA's Persistent Close Air Support program

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) began flight testing DARPA's Persistent Close Air Support (PCAS) program.  PCAS Phase 3 is an 18-month, $25.5...

Nov 05, 2014, 07:00 ET

Raytheon acquires special operations and cybersecurity firm Blackbird Technologies

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) today announced that it has acquired Blackbird Technologies, a leading provider of persistent surveillance, secure...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon awarded $174.5 million contract to provide ground and airborne ISR mission support to the U.S. Air Force

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received a $174.5 million follow-on contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide field support for high-altitude...

Nov 03, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon brings Engineering is Elementary® to Orange County, FL elementary schools

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has funded a $37,000 grant to help teach engineering concepts and practices to elementary school students in Florida's...

Oct 31, 2014, 14:26 ET

New England Legal Foundation Honors Jay B. Stephens, Raytheon General Counsel, with First Annual Cabot Award

 Raytheon Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Jay B. Stephens has been named the New England Legal Foundation's...