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Raytheon Lands $600M Army Software Sustainment Contract; Dave Wajsgras Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential $600 million contract to provide software sustainment and modernization services for the U.S. Army’s missile defense systems and other strategic platforms. The company will perform work at the Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center’s software engineering directorate at Redstone Arsenal …

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Raytheon to Use Unisys Tech in Patriot Weapon System Performance Push

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 9, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will utilize Unisys‘ (NYSE: UIS) ClearPath Forward enterprise computing technology in efforts to build on the performance of the Patriot air and missile defense system, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Unisys said Monday Raytheon selected the updated platform to help develop software that will work to …

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Raytheon Execs Tom Vecchiolla, Caroline Cooper Talk Business Opportunities in Romania

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 2, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is looking into potential long-term business opportunities in Romania beyond the possible sale of company-built missiles for the country’s Deveselu ballistic missile defense platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. ACTMedia reported Friday that Tom Vecchiolla, president of Raytheon International, revealed the plan to Mihai Tudose, Romania’s …

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Raytheon to Continue Air, Missile Defense Radar Production Under $327M Navy Contract Modification

The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a $327.1 million modification to exercise options under a previously awarded contract for low-rate initial production of air and missile defense radars. Raytheon will also provide non-recurring engineering support services for the first three air and missile defense radars under the modification, the Defense Department said …

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Raytheon Awarded $87M to Help UAE Field, Operate Patriot Air Defense System

The U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) an $87.3 million modification under a foreign military sales contract to advise and assist the United Arab Emirates on the deployment and operation of the company-built Patriot air defense system. Raytheon will also provide advisory and assistance services for planning, training,  maintenance and sustainment efforts related to UAE’s Patriot …

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MBDA Secures 3 UK Missile Contracts Worth $689M Total

The U.K.’s ministry of defense has awarded MBDA three contracts worth $689 million combined to produce and maintain various missile systems for the British armed forces. MBDA will supply Meteor and Common Anti-air Modular Missile weapons as well as maintain Sea Viper missiles in support of various ships and aircraft, the ministry said Friday. The company secured a …

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Carey Smith: Contract for Advisory, Technical Services to Expand Parsons’ Support for MDA Mission

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 18, 2017 — Parsons will offer advisory, technical, engineering and management services to the Missile Defense Agency in support of its ballistic missile defense system, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said April 11 it will provide the services through a potential $385 million contract MDA awarded in March. “This …

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BAE Eyes Task Orders Under Army Space, Missile Defense Tech Dev’t Contract; DeEtte Gray Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 17, 2017 — BAE Systems will bid on task orders to provide prototype design, test and integration support to the U.S. Army‘s Space and Missile Defense Command and Army Forces Strategic Command under a potential $3 billion multi-award contract awarded in February, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said …

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Raytheon to Update Missile Defense Radar With GaN Under MDA Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 10, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will continue work to help develop ballistic missile defense radar components with the gallium nitride semiconductor material under a $10 million contract modification from the Missile Defense Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will provide the hardware and software that …

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Poland Eyes Potential $7B Deal for Raytheon’s Patriot Missile Defense Batteries by November

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 4, 2017 — Poland’s government is working to finalize its plan to purchase eight Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) Patriot air and missile defense system batteries under a potential $7.5 billion deal by November, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Defense News reported Friday the country is set to submit an updated letter of …

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