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Raytheon to Build High-Energy Laser Tech for Air Force Field Experimentation

The U.S. Air Force has selected Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) to develop two prototypes of a High Energy Laser Weapon System for experimental use under a $23.8M sole-source contract. Raytheon will aim to complete the HELWS project by Nov. 1 of next year, the Department of Defense said Friday.

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Raytheon Delivers Pulse Power Containers for Navy’s Future Railgun

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 24, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has delivered the first railgun pulse power containers to the U.S. Navy after the team concluded validation tests on the future directed energy weapon’s power requirements, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the Navy will then work to install the containers at the railgun test …

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