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McAleese & Associates: FY 2020 Defense Spending Bill to Appropriate $21.7B for Navy Shipbuilding

A McAleese & Associates report says the U.S. Navy’s shipbuilding programs would receive $21.7B under the $690B fiscal 2020 defense funding bill passed by the House Appropriations Committee. Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates and a 2019 Wash100 winner, listed in the report some of the fully funded …

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Raytheon Gets $396M Navy Modification to Procure Standard Missile-6 Production Materials

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) missiles systems business has received a $395.5M contract modification to procure materials and spares needed for fiscal 2017 through 2018 production of the Standard Missile-6. The award holds options that may raise the previously awarded contract’s maximum potential value to $579.7M, the Defense Department said Friday. The …

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Raytheon Gets Potential $228M Contract to Maintain Standard Missiles for US, Allied Foreign Navies

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has landed a potential $227.7 million contract from the U.S. Navy to perform maintenance, repair and re-certification work on Standard Missile-2 and Standard Missile-6 systems from fiscal year 2018 to fiscal 2022. The Defense Department said Friday Raytheon’s missile systems business will also repair and maintain SM-2 units for allied foreign navies as part of …

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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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Weekly Roundup January 9 – January 13 2017: More Clues to Defense’s 2017 Market Picture & more

Weekly Roundup January 9 – January 13 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson This first full week back to work for us after the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season also happens to represent the last one before President-elect …

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DoD Approves Sale of Raytheon SM-6 Missiles to International Clients

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 12, 2017 — Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile – 6 has been approved by the Defense Department to be sold to several international customers that seek to use the missiles to support their shipbuilding programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday SM-6 is designed to provide naval ships with …

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Raytheon’s SM-6 Hits Target in Longest-Range Surface-to-Air Intercept

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 4, 2016 — The U.S. Navy has used Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-6 to perform a surface-to-air intercept of an over-the-horizon target at the longest range recorded to date, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the missile was launched from the USS Princeton cruiser that is fitted with the Aegis Baseline …

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Raytheon, Navy Test SM-6 for Surface-to-Surface Target Engagement

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 9, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has tested the Standard Missile-6‘s function to engage surface targets using the decommissioned USS Reuben James as a designated target, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the test works to demonstrate anti-surface warfare, surface-to-surface engagement and the “distributed lethality” of the U.S. …

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Raytheon’s Navy SM-6 Contract Reaches $573M With Contract Modification Award

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential three-year, $270.5 million contract modification to bring the total value of its Standard Missile-6 contract with the U.S. Navy to $573.2 million. The Naval Sea Systems Command awarded the contract modification to exercise the fiscal 2016 option under the previously awarded contract, the Defense Department said Friday. SM-6 is designed to be deployed …

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