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Raytheon Unveils National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition Champion; Dave Wajsgras Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 18, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has unveiled the winner of the three-day, company-sponsored 2017 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition championship held in Texas, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said Saturday it will bring national champion University of Maryland – Baltimore County to Washington to visit U.S. research …

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Raytheon Secures Potential $466M Navy Contract for Standard Missile Engineering, Technical Services

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) missile systems business has secured a potential $466.1 million from the U.S. Navy to engineer and provide technical support for Standard Missiles 2, 3 and 6. The Defense Department said Monday the contract covers research and development, design, systems and production engineering, evaluation, component development and production proofing services for the …

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April 17 Morning Report: GovCon Index and Markets End Short Trading Week Down

Last week was a short trading week with markets closed on Friday in observance of the Easter holiday. The markets fell as banks reported earnings and stocks were down. GovCon Index decliners outpaced advancers at a ratio of 6 to 1. At market close WTI was positive $0.07  to close …

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General Atomics Tests Reaper Integration With Raytheon-Made Radar Warning Receiver

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 12, 2017 — General Atomics has installed and tested the Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) ALR-59A radar warning receiver on a Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft in order to validate performance against ground and air threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The radar warning receiver was carried within a standard payload pod and worked …

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Raytheon to Update Missile Defense Radar With GaN Under MDA Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 10, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will continue work to help develop ballistic missile defense radar components with the gallium nitride semiconductor material under a $10 million contract modification from the Missile Defense Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will provide the hardware and software that …

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Raytheon Picked for Australia’s $1.5B Contract to Build Ground Air Defense Platform

The government of Australia has named Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) the sole bidder on a potential $1.5 billion contract to develop a land-based aerial defense platform, Reuters reported Monday. Jamie Freed writes Marise Payne, Australia’s defense minister, said the National Advanced Surface to Air Missile System seeks to replace the country’s three-decade-old …

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April 10 Morning Report: GovCon Index Closes Friday and the Week in the Positive

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index ended Friday up 0.578 percent to 90.822 for the day and closed at a weekly high. Both defense contractors and crude oil futures fared well after the U.S. action against Syria. On Friday GovCon Index advancing companies outpaced decliners 4 to 1. Major market indices reacted minimally to …

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April 7 Market Close:GovCon Index Up;Markets With Minor Reaction to Mixed March Jobs Report

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed up 0.578 percent to 90.822 with the large platform and manufacturing companies leading the way. The GovCon Index advancing companies outpaced decliners 4 to 1. In what was a roller coaster of a trading day the major indices reacted minimally to the mixed news from the …

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April 6 Market Close: GovCon Index and Markets Reverse Downward Trend, Closing Up

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index reversed its six day downward trend to close up 0.436 percent to 90.300. There was positive movement in GovCon stocks as advancers outpaced decliners by 6 to 1. The major indices all closed slightly higher as energy stocks rose with crude oil prices and retailers are up …

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Raytheon to Support MDA Risk Reduction Efforts for Multi-Object Kill Vehicle

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 5, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will perform technology risk reduction work on the Multi-Object Kill Vehicle platform under a $59.6 million contract from the Missile Defense Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday the company will assist MDA in efforts to build on the performance …

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