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General Atomics Tests Reaper Integration With Raytheon-Made Radar Warning Receiver

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 12, 2017 — General Atomics has installed and tested the Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) ALR-59A radar warning receiver on a Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft in order to validate performance against ground and air threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday.

The radar warning receiver was carried within a standard payload pod and worked to provide situational awareness information to Reaper aircrew and command-and-control personnel, General Atomics said Monday.

Additional tests will include integration with the Link 16 military tactical network.

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