Rigorously tested. Ready. Reliable.
The combat-proven Patriot is the world’s most advanced air and missile defense system. It is the cornerstone of the air and missile defense architecture for 12 nations around the globe, including the U.S. and five NATO nations.
Patriot is a long-range, high-altitude, all-weather system that is regularly and rigorously tested with U.S. Army oversight under real-world conditions. The system can counter threats from tactical ballistic missiles, cruise missiles and advanced aircraft, and is continuously upgraded to keep ahead of evolving threats.
- 200+ fire units fielded worldwide.
- 2,500+ search and track tests successfully completed.
- 150+ missiles flight tested since 2009.
- Patriot’s latest software release, PDB-7, leverages major modernization improvements and is already being delivered to customers.
- Fully modernized Patriot will be in service through 2048 and beyond.
Ready and reliable, Patriot systems are interoperable and can be integrated into existing systems to become part of a larger integrated air and missile defense architecture.
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Raytheon awarded $655 million contract for Patriot
Posted: Mar. 03, 2014
Patriot performance excels in PAC-3 test firing
Posted: Nov. 20, 2013
Patriot delivers another flawless performance in Japan test firings
Posted: Nov. 05, 2013
US Army awards Raytheon $71.7 million to continue modernizing Patriot fleet
Posted: Oct. 21, 2013
Raytheon: No US block on Patriot sales to Turkey
Posted: Apr. 19, 2013
Raytheon's Patriot missiles receive US Army service life extension
Posted: Apr. 01, 2013
Interview with Nowa Technika Wojskowa
Posted: Mar. 04, 2013
Arab Defence Journal visits Patriot manufacturing site
Posted: Jan. 17, 2013