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Raytheon Wins Contract for PATRIOT Upgrades

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a multi-million contract to provide upgrades to the PATRIOT Guidance Enhanced Missile-Tactical, or GEM-T, missiles. The contract, worth an estimated $58 million, was issued by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command to upgrade 124 missiles. The upgrades to the missile system will …

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Raytheon Civil Communications Solution Helps First Responders

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has developed a mobile civil communications solutions demonstration that will allow first responders to experience seamless communications capabilities to help to save more lives. The mobile demonstration is a high-tech experience where public safety professionals can fully immerse themselves in rescue scenarios and realize the benefits that …

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Raytheon Posts Strong Numbers in 4th Quarter 2009

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has reported fourth quarter 2009 income from continuing operations of $517 million, an increase of 21 percent compared to $428 million in the fourth quarter 2008. EPS from continuing operations for the fourth quarter 2009 was reported at $1.30, an increase of 29 percent compared to $1.01 …

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Raytheon Claims $2.9 Million Deal

Raytheon BBN Technologies has been awarded a $2.9 million contract by the Air Force Research Laboratory to develop new steps to better defend Department of Defense Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA) against cyber attacks. “Cyberattackers are constantly advancing and adapting and, as a leader in network and information security, we are committed …

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Amanda Simpson Named to Commerce Department Post

President Obama has appointed Amanda Simpson Senior Technical Adviser to the Commerce Department. In a statement, Simpson said “I’m truly honored to have received this appointment and am eager and excited about this opportunity that is before me.” Simpson is a former test pilot and 2004 YWCA “Woman On The …

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Raytheon Receives Contracts for PATRIOT System in Taiwan

Raytheon has received two Foreign Military Sales contracts to provide the PATRIOT Air and Missile Defense system to Taiwan. The contracts are worth a total of $1.1 billion and were issued by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command. Daniel L. Smith, president of Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS), said …

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Raytheon Receives OSHA’s Star Rating

The Occupational Saftey and Health Administration awards Raytheon with a star distinction for its commitment to workplace safety. “This prestigious certification exemplifies Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems’ (IDS) unwavering commitment to the safety of our workplace environment, ” said David Hawkins, mission center executive at MCVC. “Through leadership engagement and employee …

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CSC and NASA Successful Test Launch

NASA and CSC in a joint venture successful test launched the Ares I-X test vehicle at the Kennedy Space Center.  For the historic launch CSC provided essential range services and managed the joint venture known as Computer Sciences Raytheon. On the day of the launch, about 150 personnel provided radar …

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New L-3 Communications Spy Plane to be in Afghanistan by Christmas

Christmas has come early for a few Air Force pilots stationed in Afghanistan. The first of the 24 new Hawker Beechcraft airplanes modified by L-3 Communications will be delivered to Afghanistan by Christmas. These spy planes are equipped to support ground troops with still images, video and surveillance information. The …

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Joint Javelin Venture Receives Contract from UK

The UK Ministry of Defense has awarded the Joint Javelin Venture, a partnership of Raytheon and Lockheed Martin, a contract to provide over 1, 300 Javelin missile rounds and technical support. The contract is worth $176 million and will run from 2010 to 2012. Duane Gooden, program director for Raytheon’s …

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