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Raytheon to Help NGA Build Automation, AI, Analytic Tools; Dave Wajsgras Quoted

Dave Wajsgras

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has booked a pair of contracts worth up to $600M combined to develop artificial intelligence, data automation and analytic technologies for the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency.

The company said Wednesday it will lead efforts to manage elevation content and precise imagery through the NGA’s Janus initiative.

Dave Wajsgras, president of Raytheon’s intelligence, information and services business and a four-time Wash100 awardee, said the company’s technology platforms will work to accelerate the delivery of mission critical information.

The company intends to leverage more than three decades of photogrammetric algorithm development experience to in efforts to help NGA automate data processes and simplify workflows.

Raytheon also received multiple contracts through the agency’s “BIG Broad Agency Announcement.”

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