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Raytheon awarded $2.4 billion contract to provide the State of Qatar with Patriot Air and Missile Defense System

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has received a $2.4 billion Foreign Military Sales contract for new-production fire units of the combat-proven Patriot...

Dec 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

GPS III and OCX Successfully Demonstrate Key Satellite Command and Control Capabilities

 Raytheon Company [NYSE: RTN] and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] successfully completed the fourth of five planned launch and early orbit...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
Jay Stephens, Raytheon Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Jay B. Stephens to Retire From Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that Jay B. Stephens, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Raytheon, has...

Dec 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon Gallium Nitride Technology Validated For Space Applications

 Satellites may soon carry Raytheon's Gallium Nitride (GaN) technology into Earth orbit.  Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has successfully...

Dec 16, 2014, 12:00 ET

Raytheon, Bell conduct first missile launch from V-22

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Bell Helicopter completed two successful launches of the Griffin B missile from a Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon awarded $26 million US Navy contract for Tomahawk launching system

 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) received a $25.9 million U.S. Navy contract for Tomahawk missile Composite Capsule Launching Systems (C/CLS)....

Dec 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

For the love of science: New Raytheon grants help teachers raise the next generation of engineers

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is awarding 36 Engineering is Elementary® (EiE) Scholarships to teachers in disadvantaged, rural or inner city...

Dec 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

US Marine Corps flies data link-equipped MALD-J® for first time

The U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Air Force successfully collaborated with Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) for the first flight demonstration of a...

Dec 08, 2014, 08:30 ET

Raytheon named one of America's most community-minded companies by The Civic 50

 Support for U.S. Armed Service members; a focused strategy addressing math and science education; and passionate employees who volunteer in...

Dec 08, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon AMRAAM® and NASAMS showcased in Thor's Hammer exercise

Armed forces from Norway, Finland, Switzerland and Turkey successfully fired five Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-built Advanced Medium Range...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon's new precision guided projectile hits the mark in recent testing

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) successfully test fired four Precision Extended Range Munition (PERM) guided projectiles. Three of the GPS-guided...

Dec 02, 2014, 03:00 ET

Raytheon establishes UK Cyber Innovation Centre

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is broadening its network of cyber research capability globally with the creation of a Cyber Innovation Centre (CIC)...

Dec 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Raytheon awarded contract to provide the State of Qatar with Advanced Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) Command and Control System

The U.S. Air Force awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) an undefinitized contract action (UCA) for a Foreign Military Sales contract not to exceed...

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:...