News articles for Raytheon Company:
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
GPS III and OCX Successfully Demonstrate Key Satellite Command and Control Capabilities
NEWTOWN, Pa., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company [NYSE: RTN] and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] successfully completed the fourth of five planned launch and early orbit exercises to demonstrate new automation capabilities, information assurance and launch readiness of the world's most powerful and accurate Global ... read more
Jay B. Stephens to Retire From Raytheon Company
WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that Jay B. Stephens, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Raytheon, has advised the Company of his intention to retire at the end of March 2015. For more than twelve ... read more
Raytheon Gallium Nitride Technology Validated For Space Applications
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Satellites may soon carry Raytheon's Gallium Nitride (GaN) technology into Earth orbit. Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has successfully validated its GaN Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuit (MMIC) technology for use in space-bound equipment.
Raytheon GaN MMICs, fabricated at its Andover, ... read more
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Raytheon, Bell conduct first missile launch from V-22
TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Bell Helicopter completed two successful launches of the Griffin B missile from a Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey multi-mission aircraft at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona. As an industry funded effort with Bell's Xworx, Raytheon demonstrated ... read more
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
US Marine Corps flies data link-equipped MALD-J® for first time
YUMA, Ariz., Dec. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Air Force successfully collaborated with Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) for the first flight demonstration of a Miniature Air Launched Decoy Jammer (MALD-J®) equipped with a radio data link. Adding the data link expands the weapon's situational awareness ... read more
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Thursday, November 20, 2014
Raytheon Company appoints Randa G. Newsome Vice President Human Resources; Keith J. Peden to Retire January 31, 2015
WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today the appointment of Randa G. Newsome, age 49, to vice president Human Resources and Global Security, effective January 1, 2015.
Newsome has 20 years of experience in human resources, organizational performance management and security operations. ... read more
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Raytheon Company declares quarterly cash dividend
WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.605 per outstanding share of common stock. The cash dividend is payable on Feb. 5, 2015, to shareholders of record as of ... read more
Raytheon successfully demonstrates complex, integrated electronic warfare capabilities during prototype flight tests
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), in collaboration with the U.S. Navy, successfully demonstrated an end to end, first of its kind, integrated electronic attack system during flight tests at the Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake in October.
"Eight ... read more
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Monday, November 17, 2014
Air & Missile Defense Radar software - and targets - on track
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) first major software build for the new Air and Missile Defense Radar successfully tracked a simulated Anti-Air Warfare (AAW) target. The milestone verified the infrastructure and functionality of the AMDR software build, which was demonstrated ... read more
New Raytheon hyperspectral sensors will provide unprecedented images from space
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two new commercial satellites will carry sensor payloads developed by Raytheon to deliver images of unprecedented depth and detail.
Raytheon's hyperspectral imaging technology captures light across a wide swath of the electromagnetic spectrum, giving commercial, civilian and military ... read more
Raytheon engineer wins prestigious national award
TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) presented its 2014 National Most Promising Engineer of the Year award to Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Carla Sayan. The award recognizes Sayan for her many outstanding technical accomplishments at Raytheon Missile Systems.
"My ... read more
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Raytheon scholarships help three veterans pursue cybersecurity, engineering careers
WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company and Student Veterans of America today awarded three $10,000 scholarships to military veterans studying cybersecurity and engineering, and also opened applications for a new scholarship being offered to Army student veterans.
The Raytheon/SVA scholarship, now in its second year, marks the organizations' ... read more
Monday, November 10, 2014
More Afghan pilots to receive Raytheon training
DULLES, Va., Nov. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and its partner team have been awarded a $13.5M task order modification on the Warfighter Field Operations Customer Support (FOCUS) contract to add more Afghan pilots to the New Dawn training program. An additional 24 fixed-wing ... read more