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Aug 27, 2015, 08:00 ET
US Navy photo: The Remote Minehunting System and AN/AQS-20A Minehunting Sonar  on USS Independence (LCS-2)

Raytheon and US Navy collaborate to optimize minehunting sonar

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is working closely with the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) – Division Newport to enhance the features...

Aug 26, 2015, 09:05 ET

Raytheon to provide training services to U.S. Air Force

 The U.S. Air Force has named Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) as one of the prime contractors on the Training Systems Acquisition III (TSA III)...

Aug 26, 2015, 08:00 ET

Raytheon air-to-air missile scores direct hit from U.S. Army ground launcher

 The U.S. Army and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully test fired an AIM-9X Block II missile from the Army's ground-based Indirect...

Aug 21, 2015, 12:00 ET
NASA's Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) in Houston, Texas. The NBL is the pool NASA uses for astronaut spacewalk training and testing scenarios and new equipment. Raytheon provides maintenance and operations support at the facility.

NASA extends Raytheon contract for facilities that support human spaceflight

 NASA's Johnson Space Center has awarded to Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) a contract extension with a potential value of $101.9 million. Raytheon...

Aug 21, 2015, 08:00 ET

Raytheon's Excalibur Ib Compatible with M198 howitzer

 The U.S. Army's Excalibur Program Office has determined that Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Excalibur Ib precision guided artillery round is...

Aug 18, 2015, 08:00 ET

U.S. Special Operations Command Taps Raytheon for Mission Support

U.S. Special Operations Command has awarded the SOCOM-Wide Mission Support (SWMS) contract to Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). The multiple award is...

Aug 18, 2015, 06:00 ET

Raytheon and Boys & Girls Clubs of America establish 'Centers of Innovation'

 Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is establishing its first six 'Centers of Innovation' at Boys & Girls Clubs affiliated Youth Centers on U.S....

Aug 14, 2015, 14:00 ET

Missile Defense Agency awards Raytheon study contract for Multi-Object Kill Vehicle concept

 The U.S. Missile Defense Agency awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $9,775,608 competitive cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for a Multi-Object...

Aug 13, 2015, 12:00 ET
Patriot Air and Missile Defense celebrates 50 years of innovation

Patriot Air and Missile Defense celebrates 50 years of innovation

 Even as the combat-proven Patriot Air and Missile Defense System celebrates 50 years of innovation, revolutionary technologies developed by...

Aug 12, 2015, 08:00 ET

Raytheon receives $52 million award to continue JPALS test and analysis program

 The U.S. Navy extended Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Engineering and Manufacturing Development contract on the Joint Precision Approach...

Aug 12, 2015, 08:00 ET

Raytheon Delivers Next-Generation SATCOM Radio for Certification Testing

The U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $36 million contract to fund the certification and testing of a significant upgrade to the...

Aug 05, 2015, 08:00 ET

New software flies high as US Navy, Raytheon complete Tomahawk flight test

 The U.S. Navy and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) demonstrated new capabilities for the Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile in a successful flight...

Aug 03, 2015, 11:59 ET

Missile Defense Agency, Raytheon demonstrate SM-6's new anti-ballistic missile defense capability

 In a first-of-its-kind test, the U.S. Navy fired a Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-6, intercepting and destroying a short-range...

Jul 30, 2015, 16:30 ET

Raytheon Company appoints Wesley D. Kremer President, Integrated Defense Systems

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy announced today the appointment of Wesley D. Kremer as President, Integrated...

Jul 29, 2015, 16:08 ET

Raytheon Installs First GPS OCX Hardware

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has installed the first operational hardware for the Global Positioning System's Next Generation Operational Control...

Jul 24, 2015, 08:00 ET
Robert Beauchamp, chairman, president and CEO, BMC Software

Robert Beauchamp elected to Raytheon Board of Directors

 The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has elected Robert "Bob" Beauchamp as a director, effective immediately. Beauchamp,...

Jul 23, 2015, 17:00 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 $0.67 per outstanding share of...

Jul 23, 2015, 07:00 ET

Raytheon Reports Solid Second Quarter 2015 Results

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced net sales for the second quarter 2015 were $5.8 billion compared to $5.7 billion in the second quarter 2014....

Jul 21, 2015, 08:00 ET

Raytheon, partners develop low-cost, high-tech airframe for U.S. Air Force decoy

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), in partnership with Fokker and Dallara, has developed a lower-cost carbon fiber airframe for the U.S. Air...

Jul 14, 2015, 08:00 ET

Raytheon Company to release second quarter 2015 results on July 23, 2015

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will issue its second quarter 2015 earnings news release at 7 a.m. EDT Thursday, July 23, 2015. The release will be...