Tag Archives: Navy

Raytheon, Kongsberg to Jointly Develop ‘Over-the-Horizon’ Weapon System for Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 5, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and Kongsberg Gruppen will develop a missile system designed for over-the-horizon defense of the U.S. Navy‘s littoral combat ships and frigates under a potential $847.6 million contract from the service branch, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Navy selected the companies’ Naval …

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General Atomics, Pratt & Whitney Test Engine Tech for Drone Tanker

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 4, 2018 — An industry team led by General Atomics’ aeronautical systems unit has used a Pratt & Whitney-built engine technology for an unmanned aerial refueling aircraft that the former is offering to the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. General Atomics said Thursday both companies tested …

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Raytheon to Build $100M Future Radar Production Facility in Mississippi

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 4, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is investing $100 million to build a radar production facility in Mississippi that will build, test and integrate S-band radars for programs such as the U.S. Navy’s AN/SPY-6 Air and Missile Defense Radar, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday …

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General Dynamics Unit Wins $87M Contract for Yard Services to Support Navy Ships

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2018 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has been awarded a potential $87.2 million contract for integrated planning yard services for the U.S. Navy‘s DDG-51 destroyer and FFG-7 frigate, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Bath Iron Works will provide design, material and planning services to support the …

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Orbital ATK Gets $171M Navy Contract Option for Lot 7 Updated Anti-Radiation Missiles

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has received a two-year, $171.2 million contract option to produce a seventh batch of Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile systems for the U.S. Navy and foreign military sales customers. The company will convert 271 AGM-88B High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles from the Navy into 253 AGM-88E AARGM all-up-rounds and eight Captive Air Training …

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Raytheon to Help Advance Sea Sparrow Missile Block 2 Program Under $77M Navy Contract

A Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) business unit has landed a $77 million contract to provide engineering services, test equipment, material and management support for the U.S. Navy‘s development activities for Block 2 Evolved Sea Sparrow Missiles. Services under the contract will support the Block 2 ESSM program’s transition to low-rate production and fabrication, the Defense Department said …

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Cubic to Enhance Virtual Training Environment for Navy’s LCS Fleet; Dave Buss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 18, 2018 — The U.S. Navy has awarded Cubic’s (NYSE: CUB) global defense unit eight delivery orders with a $16 million combined value to update a virtual training environment for the service branch’s Littoral Combat Ships, ExecutiveBiz reported May 10. Cubic said May 10 it will add …

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Booz Allen to Help Navy Develop Multidomain Tech Platfoms Under Potential $88M IDIQ

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has received an $88.3 million contract to provide technology research and development services to a division within the U.S. Navy‘s Rapid Capability Engineering and Integration Department. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will support the ship and air integrated warfare division in efforts to develop airborne, land-based, sea-based surface and …

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Raytheon Lands Potential $530M Contract to Produce RAM Block 2 Missiles for Navy, FMS Clients

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) missile systems business has received a potential $529.7 million contract to provide updated Rolling Airframe Missiles to the U.S. Navy and three foreign military sales customers. The company will supply RAM Block 2 guided missile round pack, ordnance alterations and spares under the firm-fixed-price contract, the Defense Department said Thursday. RAM is designed to counter anti-ship …

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Report: Barry McCullough Takes New VP Role at Lockheed

Barry McCullough, formerly vice president of international business development at Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) rotary and mission systems business, has been named as the unit’s VP of strategy and business development, Inside Defense reported Wednesday. The report said McCullough will lead the development and implementation of the RMS business strategy in his …

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