Tag Archives: Raytheon Missiles & Defense

US Air Force selects Raytheon Missiles & Defense, Northrop Grumman to deliver first hypersonic air-breathing missile

Raytheon Missiles & Defense, a Raytheon Technologies, in partnership with Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has been selected to develop the Hypersonic Attack Cruise Missile for the U.S. Air Force (USAF). HACM is a first-of-its-kind weapon developed in conjunction with the Southern Cross Integrated Flight Research Experiment (SCIFiRE), a U.S. and Australia project …

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US Army awards Raytheon Missiles & Defense $182 million NASAMS contract for Ukraine

 Raytheon Missiles & Defense, a Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) business, was awarded a $182 million contract for the National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System, also known as NASAMS™, a highly adaptable mid-range air defense solution. These systems are expected to be provided to Ukraine in response to that nation’s need to defend against advanced air threats.  “Raytheon Missiles …

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Raytheon Company Celebrates Centennial Anniversary

Gregory J. Hayes Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Raytheon Technologies Corporation

In 1922, on the vacant third floor of a building in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the founders of what was essentially a tech startup used chalk and string to trace the footprint of their first lab. Within those modest confines, the entrepreneurs had planted the seeds of what would become Raytheon Company, …

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MDA selects Raytheon Missiles & Defense to continue developing a first-of-its-kind counter-hypersonic missile

The Missile Defense Agency has selected Raytheon Missiles & Defense, a Raytheon Technologies business (NYSE: RTX), to continue to develop a first-of-its-kind counter-hypersonic missile, the Glide Phase Interceptor. GPI is designed to intercept hypersonic weapons in the glide phase of flight, providing the U.S. and allies with an additional layer …

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GhostEye® MR: A new radar for medium‐range air defense

The latest addition to the Raytheon Missiles & Defense GhostEye® family of radars counters escalating threats. In air and missile defense, the threat is diverse and ever‐changing. Right now, that’s especially true of the medium‐range mission space, which has seen a proliferation of adversarial cruise missiles, drones, fixed‐wing and rotary …

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Raytheon Missiles & Defense awarded $624 million for Stinger missile production

Raytheon Missiles & Defense, a Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) business, was awarded a $624 million U.S. Army contract to produce 1,300 Stinger® missiles. The contract includes provisions for engineering support, as well as the test equipment and support needed to address obsolescence, modernize key components, and accelerate production. “We’re aligned with the U.S. …

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