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Raytheon Surveys Cyber Pulse Among Industries, Sectors

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 6, 2015 — A Raytheon-commissioned (NYSE: RTN) study has found differences in how industries and sectors view cybersecurity and how best to build their defenses against an attack, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Among industries, information security officers in finance and healthcare tended to be more cautious in …

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Raytheon CIO Rebecca Rhoads to Receive IT Management Award

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 4, 2015 — Rebecca Rhoads, Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) chief information officer and president of global business services, has been selected to receive the Fisher-Hopper Prize for Lifetime Achievement in CIO Leadership. The citation, to be bestowed by the University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of Business in a …

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Raytheon Hits Operational Hardware Milestone on Next-Gen GPS Ground System

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 31, 2015 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has installed the primary operational hardware for the Global Positioning System’s new ground command and control system at Shriever Air Force Base in Colorado, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The defense contractor said the milestone moves GPS OCX, short for GPS Next Generation Operational …

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Wesley Kremer Named Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems President; Thomas Kennedy Comments

Wesley D. Kremer, formerly vice president of the air and missile defense systems portfolio at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems, has been appointed to succeed Daniel J. Crowley as president of the firm’s integrated defense systems business. The company said Thursday Crowley will focus on the completion of an assignment …

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Navy Awards Raytheon $180M for Joint Standoff Missile Production

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $180.4 million contract to build Unitary Joint Standoff Weapon missiles and related equipment and support services for the U.S. Navy and the Saudi Arabian military. The contract covers full-rate production of 200 AGM-154C-1 JSOWs for the U.S. and another 355 AGM-154 Block III …

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Raytheon Partners With Fokker Technologies and Dallara to Apply New Techonolgies For USAF Decoy

Raytheon in collaboration with Fokker Technologies and Dallara have developed a carbon fiber airframe for U.S. Air Force’s Miniature Air Launched Decoy. Fokker, helped to adapt robots to wind the carbon fiber fuselage, rather than rely on the conventional, hand-built approach. Dallara, applied the lightweight, very strong structural technologies used in Indy car racing to …

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Dave Wajsgras: Raytheon Taps Security Tech to Help Solve DARPA Cyber Challenge

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 14, 2015 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) said participation in the Defense Advance Research Project Agency’s Cyber Grand Challenge is in line with the company’s mission to help address today’s emerging cybersecurity threat challenges, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. “The emergence of the Internet of Things and the growth of …

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Thomas Vecchiolla: Raytheon Pledges 100K to Advance STEM Studies in Poland

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 13, 2015 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has pledged $100, 000 in donations to two technical universities in Poland as part of the company’s support to further science, technology, engineering and mathematics education in the region, GovCon Executive reported Friday. Military University of Technology and Warsaw University …

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Dave Wajsgras: Raytheon Delivers Jordan Border Security Work in Support of DTRA

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 9, 2015 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has handed border security operational capability to the Jordanian government for implementation at the nearly landlocked Mideast country’s border with Syria and Iraq, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Raytheon said the $79 million Defense Threat Reduction Agency contract includes command, control, communications …

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Raytheon Awarded $240M Task Order for NASA Data Mgmt System

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential five-year, $240 million task order to further develop and maintain a data management tool for NASA. The space agency said Thursday its Earth Observing System Data and Information System works to store, manage and share scientific data collected from satellites, aircraft and other sources with …

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