Raytheon’s (NYSE: RTN) space and airborne systems business unit integrated its electronic warfare programs into an El Segundo, Calif.-based business portfolio focused on electronic warfare systems, the company said Tuesday.
Rick Yuse, president of Raytheon’s space and airborne systems business, said the company intends for the new mission area to develop technology systems aimed at helping military customers safely execute operations.
Slocumb most recently collaborated with the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, NASA, the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency and Homeland Security Department on space and airborne technology projects.
He served as an SVP at SAIC before joining Raytheon in 2007.
Slocumb’s new portfolio is made up of various Raytheon technology programs including the next generation jammer, EW self protection systems, EW communications systems, airborne information operations and core EW initiatives.