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Raytheon SM-6 Missile Completes 4 Navy Flight Tests to Prep for FOC

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 1, 2017 — Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-6 weapon system has undergone a series of flight tests with the U.S. Navy in efforts to establish sea worthiness and achieve full operational capability, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Navy fired four SM-6 missiles against shore-launched, sub- or supersonic targets during …

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Raytheon Secures $235M in Navy Standard Missile-6 Production Funds

The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a $235 million contract to fund the fourth year of full-rate production of Standard Missile-6 all-up rounds and spares. Raytheon said Monday it is scheduled to begin delivery of new SM-6 multimission missiles to the Navy in 2018. The company added the missiles will feature an anti-surface function and will be deployed on …

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State Dept OKs $821M SM-2 Block IIIB Missile & Launch Canister Sale to Japan

The State Department has approved Japan’s request to procure Standard Missile-2 Block IIIB missiles and related support from the U.S. government under a potential $821 million foreign military sales agreement. Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary will serve as principal contractors for the FMS sale that covers 246 SM-2 Block …

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