TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 23, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has advanced to the final phase in the development of software for a ground-based operational control system in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s GPS III satellites, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday.
The company said Tuesday the final software development stage for the GPS Next-Generation Operational Control System will focus on work to bolster automation functions and build controls for the civilian L1C and military M-code GPS signals.
“We will support the U.S. Air Force’s GPS III launch this fall and complete the software build for the full operational system by year’s end,” added Dave Wajsgras, president of Raytheon’s intelligence, information and services business and a 2018 Wash100 inductee.
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