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08/2016

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After-School Specials

Raytheon-sponsored, after-school programs offer lessons in promoting STEM learning.

07/2016

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Women cracking the code

Women, who make up only 10 percent of the cybersecurity workforce, could help fill the industry's talent gap.

07/2016

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Where We Pokemon GO From Here

The same type of augmented reality technology used in viral mobile game can help soldiers navigate danger.

07/2016

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Modern-day mercenaries

Hackers for hire – “non-state actors,” in military terms – are among the topics Raytheon’s cybersecurity experts will address at the Aspen Security Forum, an annual meeting of military leaders, policymakers and industry officials.

07/2016

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Continental defense

A new missile defense system in Romania helps strengthen security for Europe.

07/2016

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Flight into the future

Raytheon is building on decades of experience in critical technologies to shape the future of UAV operations.

07/2016

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Opening Australian opportunities

A $297 million contract awarded to Raytheon Australia at the opening of its new Naval and Integration Headquarters in Adelaide has cemented the Australian government’s commitment to invest locally in the country's defence industry.

07/2016

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Reality Takes Flight

Raytheon T-100 virtual tech revolutionizes advanced pilot training.

07/2016

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For Patriot, precision pays

A Patriot missile test is one way to show the world how well you did your job.

07/2016

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Best rate of climb

Raytheon has a powerful presence at the 2016 Farnborough International Airshow.

06/2016

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Once soldiers, now students

Seven military veterans will receive college scholarships from Raytheon and Student Veterans of America through a partnership that promotes higher education in science, technology, engineering and math.

06/2016

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Raytheon named one of America's most community-minded companies

Raytheon won a place in The Civic 50 ranking of the most community-minded companies for the fourth year in a row.

06/2016

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Arming the F-35

The world’s most advanced fighter jet needs the world’s most advanced weapons to take on ever-advancing threats around the globe. From tip to tail, much of what Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter carries is made by Raytheon.

06/2016

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For military kids, a place to create

Raytheon and Boys & Girls Clubs are teaming up to create Centers of Innovation.

06/2016

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Students Blast Off

Raytheon is sponsoring a student rocketry team as it travels to an international competition in London.

06/2016

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Three radars are better than one

Time is an ally in missile defense. A layered system can give you more.

06/2016

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Engineers: Building a better world

Raytheon Chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy, a UCLA engineering alumnus, gave the school's commencement address.

06/2016

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Overmatching power

Be stronger than your enemy. That’s a central tenet of the Pentagon’s Third Offset strategy, which encourages technological innovation to create “overmatch” – overwhelming combat power to either deter adversaries or defeat them outright.

06/2016

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Robot Champions

The El Segundo-based Space and Airborne Systems engineer was a high school student on the FIRST Robotics 2016 World Championship.

06/2016

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High Flyers

U.K. students take to the air as Raytheon's Quadcopter Challenge kicks off.

06/2016

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Straight talk on security

National Security Adviser Susan Rice discussed missile defense, regional conflicts and her White House role during the latest "Securing Tomorrow" forum sponsored by Raytheon.

06/2016

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The Stamp from Outer Space

The United States Postal Service unveiled its stamp series of the planets, including the Blue Marble.

06/2016

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Hail to the Boneheads

The U.S. Air Force has presented one of its top honors – the Raytheon Trophy – to the 95th Fighter Squadron, after a year that included international patrols over Europe and airstrikes on the Islamic State group.

05/2016

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From Hunted to Hunter

Survey reveals IT leaders are ducking instead of covering assets through proactive threat hunting.

05/2016

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Raytheon awards $300,000 in middle school grants

Raytheon 150 middle school students and their schools with scholarships and grants as part of its MathMovesU® program.

05/2016

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Riding the rapids of change

Raytheon, No Barriers seek wounded warriors for a transformational expedition.

05/2016

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Solutions with substance

Replacing hazardous materials with high-performing alternatives is a team sport, requiring collaboration between customers, suppliers, governments and more. Raytheon’s global substances engineering team tackles the challenge with gusto.

05/2016

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Fishing for bad actors

Raytheon technology helps protect the Philippines against coastal threats.

05/2016

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Click here to spot the enemy

Raytheon's Intersect Sentry allows intel analysts to alert soldiers when hostile forces approach.

05/2016

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STEMconnector honors Raytheon CEO

The STEMconnector consortium has recognized Raytheon CEO Tom Kennedy as one of its 100 CEO Leaders.

05/2016

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7 Fast Facts About the Navy's Newest Radar

Raytheon is building the U.S. Navy's next- generation integrated air and missile defense radar, AMDR.

05/2016

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'Top Gun' today

'Top Gun' is due for an upgrade, so we asked our experts to take their best guess on what training would be like for Maverick and the gang today.

05/2016

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The math master

Edward Wan, 13, of Bellevue, Washington, is the 2016 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Champion.

05/2016

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Joining forces for veterans

Raytheon has enlisted in Joining Forces, the White House initiative to help employ veterans.

05/2016

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What matters in a mentor

Raytheon's Rebecca Rhoads on what it takes to find the right mentor.

04/2016

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Raytheon reports solid first-quarter 2016 earnings

The company's sales of $5.8 billion were up 9 percent over 2015.

04/2016

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No Flying Under this Radar

This Navy over-the-horizon radar system detects ships and aircraft.

04/2016

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Safety First (Hand)

The lessons we’ve learned about safety have the power to serve others too.

04/2016

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Digital defense dynasty

University of Central Florida wins 2016 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, earning champion title third year in a row.

04/2016

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An Uncommon and Invaluable Partner

The real value in seeking out diverse suppliers.

04/2016

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Information technology serves up sustainability

Green IT is increasing energy efficiency and driving down energy costs across Raytheon. It’s also a prime example of how sustainability can propel innovation throughout all areas of the company.

04/2016

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The Lessons in the Stories

We encourage integrity through clear guidance and strong support resources.

04/2016

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Safety From Every Angle

Employees use technology like 3-D immersive design centers to create a safer environment.

04/2016

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Powerfully Different

Our employee resource groups invite people from diverse backgrounds to meet, collaborate and exchange ideas.

04/2016

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Partners in Defense

Ships from multiple nations tested the Raytheon SM-3 missile using a single communications network.

04/2016

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Hiding in the Light

Our employees moved one step closer with a new method for protecting sensitive data.

04/2016

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A ship designed around the sailor

Raytheon technology innovations help improve security, efficiency and living conditions aboard the U.S. Navy’s Zumwalt-class DDG 1000 guided missile destroyers.

04/2016

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Vets get help along career path

Veterans need resources, advocacy, and community to help them reach their goals.

04/2016

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Math gets fun

MathMovesU empowers middle school students with interactive, hands-on learning.

04/2016

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Real encounters with stem learning

Mentoring and STEM-based competitions help students get a head start on technology careers.

04/2016

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Leading Responsively and Responsibly

Raytheon’s board of directors and senior leadership take a dynamic approach to governance that includes regularly seeking out shareholders’ views and paying attention to best practices.

04/2016

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From Wellness to Well-being

Physical, mental and emotional health are vital to employee success.

04/2016

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Forward without fear

Our cloud-centric Forcepoint security platform stresses empowerment and efficiency over anxiety.

04/2016

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Young Minds Get Inspired

Raytheon and BCGA team up to open 20 Centers of Innovation.

04/2016

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Every Link Matters

Meet the teams in charge of preserving the integrity of our supply chain.

04/2016

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Machines That Think Like a Hacker

Our latest cyber defense technologies combine the power of supercomputers with the ingenuity of human experts.

04/2016

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Where zero is a perfect score

From our product design to operations and processes, we aim for sustainability.

04/2016

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On the road to recovery

Our employees volunteer for programs aimed at helping wounded and returning service members find success.

04/2016

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Aloha, AMDR Radar

The Air and Missile Defense Radar enhances ships’ abilities to detect air and surface targets as well as ballistic missile threats.

04/2016

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The Keystrokes to Victory

Coaches and students competing in the year's National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition provide pointers on what it takes to win.

04/2016

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Click flicks and Hollywood hackers

Cyber experts pick their favorite film hackers.

04/2016

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Destination: Space Symposium

Raytheon's end-to-end expertise is on display at the galaxy’s premier space conference.

04/2016

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'Mentoring really changes lives'

Through career counseling for veterans, cyber coaching for college students and STEM tutoring for teens, Raytheon's volunteer mentors give back through teaching.

04/2016

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Conservation Trailblazers

The EPA recognized Raytheon with a 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award.

04/2016

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Houston, We Have a Printer

3-D printers at NASA's Space Vehicle Mockup Facility help train astronauts by churning out fast, cheap and highly accurate models of actual spacecraft parts.

04/2016

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Flying a telescope

Raytheon is providing ground controls for James Webb Space Telescope, which will change how we see universe.

04/2016

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Engineering Resources

A resource kit to help teachers and parents get kids interested in engineering careers.

03/2016

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القوة في عرض البحار

It happened in March: Aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Porter, an imposing technological structure, like something out of Star Wars, swiveled across the horizon.

03/2016

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Strength at sea

It happened in March: Aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Porter, an imposing technological structure, like something out of Star Wars, swiveled across the horizon.

03/2016

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Maritime security in the Middle East

DIMDEX 2016 in Qatar is bringing the world’s attention to maritime security in the Middle East and North Africa.

03/2016

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Countdown to Change

Scotland’s industrial base, government and universities must work closely to support math and science education and strengthen its pipeline of talented tech workers, a top Raytheon UK official told educators and business leaders at a recent conference.

03/2016

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A Model for State Cybersecurity

Raytheon's collaboration with the northern European nation of Estonia focuses on business-to-business engagement and initiatives to build the ranks of cyber experts.

03/2016

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Two times the punch

What do you do with an old missile? Replace it with one that's faster, stronger, and much more accurate.

03/2016

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Right on target

Precision-guided projectiles are playing an important role on the battlefield.

03/2016

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The soldier with 100 eyes

Squad X and beyond: Raytheon technology delivers unprecedented abilities on the battlefield

03/2016

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Let the Cyber Games Begin

To prepare for the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, many schools battle in “Capture the Flag” contests.

03/2016

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Training cyber defenders around the world

Raytheon is working to help build the cybersecurity talent pipeline across the globe.

03/2016

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Happy Pi Day

Join Raytheon in helping students celebrate Pi Day

03/2016

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One missile, many missions

Raytheon's Standard Missile-6, already deployed in anti-air warfare and as an interceptor for ballistic missiles at sea, has now proven effective against targets on the ocean's surface.

03/2016

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The father of email

Ray Tomlinson, a principal engineer at Raytheon who sent the first network email and saved the "@" symbol from probable extinction, has passed away.

02/2016

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2016 National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Convention

Join us and the Boston Convention Center to celebrate national society of black engineers.

02/2016

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The airplane is only the beginning

Raytheon is developing an integrated training system to prepare pilots for the increasingly sophisticated combat missions of tomorrow.

02/2016

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The engineer as executive

Danielle Curcio has traveled the path from math major to executive engineer.

02/2016

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Control from the cockpit

Two former fighter pilots explain the meaning of air dominance.

02/2016

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Six myths about being a woman in engineering

As Engineers Week's Girl Day approaches, Raytheon helps dispel some of the more common myths about women in engineering.

02/2016

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Bridging the gender gap

Raytheon has teamed up with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to introduce more girls to the field of engineering and the career options it offers.

02/2016

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Raytheon expands its presence in Poland

In a move designed to share advanced defense technologies, Raytheon is expanding its relationship with MESKO, Poland's leading missile and ammunition manufacturer.

01/2016

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Spray-on stealth

Scientists at a Raytheon-sponsored lab have developed a special electric ink that could one day replace radars and antennas – and technology publications love it.

01/2016

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You Do the Math

The MathAlive! interactive exhibit inspires young people on its first military tour.

01/2016

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A Transformational Leader

PR News has named Raytheon VP Pamela A. Wickham to its list of the Top Women in Public Relations.

01/2016

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The Command and Control Reality Show

Raytheon’s Envisioneering Center puts customers at the controls of real-world threat scenarios.

01/2016

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Raytheon|Websense and Stonesoft are now Forcepoint

Venture builds on successful integration of Raytheon Cyber Products, Websense and Stonesoft.

01/2016

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Batteries that Stop Bullets

A team of Raytheon engineers has patented a way to make vehicle armor that doubles as a battery – a breakthrough that could reduce the military's demand for costly, dangerous fuel convoys to keep their electronics running.

01/2016

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The ABCs of Advanced Physics

Raytheon's Learning Platform helps students master physics at their own pace.

01/2016

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Into the eye of the storm

When a hurricane’s strong winds, heavy rain and surging waves threaten to batter the Eastern Seaboard, U.S. residents living there want to know two things: Where is the storm headed? How hard will it hit?

01/2016

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Storm School for Everyone

Raytheon offers training modules to build a weather-ready nation.

01/2016

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Synthetic smarts

Raytheon engineers are making advances in artificial intelligence, an area of great interest to the Department of Defense as it pursues its "third offset" strategy.

01/2016

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Stronger than ever

For the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System, the best is yet to come.

01/2016

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Freedom of the seas

Distributed lethality is the capability to strike from any naval ship and from any place in the world. (Photo: U.S. Navy)

01/2016

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How to Follow a Raindrop

Understanding the weather is a story that starts with photons in space, where the telltale signs of a storm are captured by satellite sensors.

12/2015

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Growth of a Leader

Cheryl Whitis heads the IT function at the largest missile maker in the world.

12/2015

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A Modern-Day Rudolph

Rudolph will have some high-tech help as Santa Claus sets out on his worldwide trek this year.

12/2015

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A study of 'Star Wars'

Han Solo really needed a jammer: Raytheon.com takes a look at the technology of the legendary space movies.

12/2015

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In action around the world: The year in photos

Photographers from Raytheon and its customers captured the company's technology in action all around the world throughout 2015. Here is a selection of our favorite photos.

12/2015

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The Year at Raytheon: Favorite Stories of 2015

Inspiring personal tales and brilliant innovations from Raytheon.com

12/2015

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Raytheon Marks a Decade of MathMovesU

For a decade, Raytheon has invested in math and science education, helping to develop the STEM skills needed for the jobs of tomorrow.

12/2015

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A National Security Priority

Electronic warfare needs to be a key element of U.S. defense strategy in order to counter technological gains by the nation’s adversaries, Raytheon chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy told a forum of experts.

12/2015

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To learn and to lead

Laura McGill is vice president of engineering at Raytheon Missile Systems, where she directs more than 5,000 engineering professionals.

12/2015

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A Time to Give

Raytheon employees are letting their spirit of generosity shine in December with a host of volunteer efforts across the country – and at least one that will send some cheer halfway around the world.

12/2015

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From land or by sea

Standard Missile-3 is the world's only ballistic missile killer deployable on land or at sea.

12/2015

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Two views and one of a kind

This innovative rifle sight is popular within the special operations community.

11/2015

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Technology Today magazine examines advanced manufacturing

3-D printing, rapid prototyping and virtual reality are among the advanced techniques Raytheon engineers use to build and design products.

11/2015

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Raytheon, Boys & Girls Clubs CEOs: Students Need STEM Education for 21st Century Economy

U.S. leaders must look beyond the classroom to foster students' interest, Raytheon Chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy and Boys & Girls Clubs of America CEO Jim Clark write in U.S. News & World Report.

11/2015

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Raytheon CEO: In Ethics, Perception is Reality

When it comes to doing business ethically, Raytheon Chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy says he likes to follow a simple rule: If the situation is gray, walk away.

11/2015

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Human Rights Campaign honors Raytheon for LGBT equality

The nonprofit advocacy group Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has named Raytheon as a 2016 "Best Place to Work."

11/2015

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Radar vision

A new Raytheon-built virtual reality app puts users atop a hill at the company's Pelham, N.H. campus, the test range for the new 360-degree Global Patriot Solutions radar.

11/2015

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Fancy flying

Stewards Academy in Harlow has won Raytheon UK’s 2015 Quadcopter Challenge finale, remotely-piloting two self-built, high-tech drones to victory.

11/2015

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'We need to remember them'

Each Friday, the sea of red shirts across Raytheon sites is a show of respect for deployed military members.

11/2015

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Raytheon VP named to list of influential women

The RichTopia business news website has named Raytheon Vice President Pamela Wickham to its list of the 250 most influential women.

11/2015

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شراكة عالمية مثمرة

For more than a decade, Raytheon has worked with Abu Dhabi Ship Building.

11/2015

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A global partnership

For more than a decade, Raytheon has worked with Abu Dhabi Ship Building.

11/2015

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In the air and on the ground

How do you turn an air-to-air missile into a robust solution for ground-based air defense? Give it longer reach, a mobile radar and the right launcher.

11/2015

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بعد أن أثبتت فاعليتها جواً وبراً ..

How do you turn an air-to-air missile into a robust solution for ground-based air defense? Give it longer reach, a mobile radar and the right launcher.

11/2015

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Game of Drones

Raytheon UK invited schools in Essex to compete in its annual Quadcopter Challenge, held in association with Essex County Council.

11/2015

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Stories of Service

Hear their stories, as veterans from Raytheon's partner organizations Student Veterans of America, American Corporate Partners and Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

11/2015

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Bound for Dubai

Raytheon brings some of the most advanced products available today to the 2015 Dubai Airshow.

11/2015

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Raytheon appoints Neifert Chief Information Officer

Raytheon has named Kevin Neifert as Chief Information Officer, reporting to corporate vice president Rebecca Rhoads.

10/2015

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Prediction Is the Best Protection

Raytheon's spacefaring exec puts the “advance” in Advanced Weather Forecasting.

10/2015

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Award for a Radar

The National Defense Industrial Association has named Raytheon the 2015 System Engineering Excellence Award winner.

10/2015

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Guiding Profits

Eight ways GPS drives billions of dollars in economic activity

10/2015

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STEMConnector honors Raytheon exec

The STEMconnector consortium has recognized Mark Russell, vice president of Engineering, Technology and Mission Assurance for Raytheon, as one of its “100 CIO/CTO Leaders in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math” for 2015.

10/2015

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Things I Learned from Helping Veterans

Raytheon is providing 50 volunteer mentors to American Corporate Partners, which helps veterans build civilian careers.

10/2015

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Now Hiring: Cyber Defenders Needed

There are plenty of cybersecurity jobs for millennials. But finding well-qualified young adults for those positions is another story.

10/2015

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To honor and empower

From career counseling to care packages for wounded veterans, Raytheon is marking its Week of Service with efforts to help and honor those who have served in the military.

10/2015

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SM-3 interceptor tested off European coast for first time

In a large-scale, multi-national exercise, a Standard Missile-3 intercepted a ballistic missile target fired from a UK range in the Outer Hebrides near Scotland, marking the first time the interceptor has been tested in international waters.

10/2015

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Think small, think diverse

Companies looking to build relationships with businesses that are small or owned by minorities or women should focus on four key areas.

10/2015

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A Matter of Leadership

At Raytheon, women lead production of some of the most advanced weapons systems in the world.

10/2015

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A river of opportunity

Ten wounded veterans embark on Grand Canyon wilderness expedition

10/2015

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Creating a Cyber Shield

Cyber hardening helps to reduce a system's vulnerability surface.

10/2015

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Virtually There

Raytheon’s technology helps train US Army soldiers by blending real-world experience with immersive simulators and game-driven modes.

10/2015

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Cybersecurity At 1:16th Scale

Raytheon engineers hacked a remote control toy truck to demonstrate how the company’s technology identifies vulnerabilities.

10/2015

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Unifying the Battlefield

Raytheon's Unify hardware and software solution lets soldiers at a secure command center or a stateside post access any network-enabled system, connected piece of gear or forward-deployed infrastructure worldwide, in real-time.

10/2015

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Raytheon Acquires Foreground Security

Raytheon Company has acquired Herndon, Virginia-based Foreground Security.

10/2015

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Spark the Imagination

Riding virtual snowboards, playing computerized instruments and exploring the latest robotics, hundreds of kids are having fun with math this month as Raytheon's MathAlive! museum exhibit opens in Qatar.

10/2015

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Eye on the Storm

Raytheon has completed nationwide rollout of the modernized National Weather Service data system.

10/2015

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Integrated in Australia

Australia needs the skills to successfully design the systems engineering and systems integration solutions for these high-level systems.

09/2015

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A Ride with Pride

More than 50 wounded veterans, accompanied by an army of volunteers, spent four days cycling through eastern Massachusetts for Soldier Ride Boston 2015.

09/2015

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Lightning in a box

Raytheon has built a power source for the U.S. Navy's new railgun, which uses electromagnetic energy to shoot projectiles at speeds exceeding Mach 6.

09/2015

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In the Minds of Millennials

Results of a recent global survey shows that young adults are aware that everyone shares the responsibility for keeping the internet safe and secure.

09/2015

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Secure Your Space

Raytheon is celebrating National Cyber Security Awareness Month with a range of initiatives, programs and events.

09/2015

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SeaRAM stands guard

Raytheon's SeaRAM protects the Navy's new class of shallow-water fighters.

09/2015

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Defending .GOV

The Department of Homeland Security selects Raytheon to help protect government networks.

09/2015

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A Trek for Life

Ten wounded veterans are selected for a life-affirming Raytheon/No Barriers expedition.

09/2015

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Six cybersecurity questions every CEO should ask

At a Boston forum, Raytheon Chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy spoke to fellow top executives about how to frame discussions about cybersecurity.

09/2015

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Homeland protection

In a world where the threat of ballistic missile attack looms, Raytheon employees work tirelessly day and night to evolve defensive systems that protect the U.S. and its allies around the world.

09/2015

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How to Live Heroically

Several Medal of Honor recipients who fought in Vietnam offer advice on how to demonstrate courage every day.

09/2015

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Raytheon at DSEI 2015

Raytheon is committed to helping its customers achieve their goals, today and into the future. To help meet these challenges, the company is using its decades of experience in innovative design and manufacturing to quickly deliver best-in-class defence solutions to our allies around the globe.

09/2015

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A Big Dose Of Reality

At the US Army's Joint Readiness Training Center, the battles are bloodless, the bullets are blanks and the special effects are Hollywood-quality.

09/2015

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Open Swim

NASA and Raytheon are making the iconic underwater testing facility available for commercial purposes.

09/2015

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So You Want to go to Space ...

NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy shared secrets of space flight during a Raytheon-sponsored forum at Boston's John F. Kennedy Library and Museum.

08/2015

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The Data Farmers' Almanac

A NASA-owned, Raytheon-developed system proves that earth science data is not just for climatologists.

08/2015

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The Movie Makers

Raytheon animators create virtual missiles in flight, satellites in space and battlefields on the ground.

08/2015

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Raytheon VP on Fortune.com: Tips on Building a Team

A strong team requires smart hiring, strategic training, respect and trust, Pam Wickham writes on Fortune.com.

08/2015

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The 'A' Team

Bringing engineers from Raytheon and its suppliers together in the brainpower-sharing scrum .

08/2015

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A Trailblazer for Women

Diversity Journal honors Raytheon VP Randa Newsome.

08/2015

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Building A Cyber Powerhouse

Synergies form as Blackbird Technologies folds into Raytheon's cyber business.

08/2015

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Smaller and smarter

High-tech guidance systems are fitting into increasingly smaller weapons as engineers work to bring them the same pinpoint accuracy once found only in mammoth missiles and hulking bombs.

08/2015

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Psyched to solve for X

In the spirit of Raytheon's support for education in science, technology, engineering and math, Raytheon.com asked company experts and partners from MATHCOUNTS for advice on making math manageable – and even fun.

08/2015

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Making the Most of a Military Resume

Finding a civilian job can be the hardest part of leaving the military. Raytheon's veterans offer advice on how to portray military skills on a civilian resume.

08/2015

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A Smartphone That Sees Red

Raytheon and Seek Thermal have created a smartphone-compatible infrared camera.

08/2015

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10 Surprising Ways GPS Improves Your Life

GPS affects the lives of average people on a daily basis, and not just as a navigation tool.

08/2015

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A milestone for a missile

A Standard Missile-6 has destroyed a short-range ballistic missile target in a first-of-its-kind test at sea, solidifying its place in an elite group of weapons that can defend against this class of threat.

08/2015

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UC Berkeley honors Raytheon CIO with lifetime achievement award

UC Berkeley has awarded Rebecca Rhoads its 2015 Fisher-Hopper Prize for Lifetime Achievement in CIO Leadership.

07/2015

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College Cyber Champs Tour D.C.

University of Central Florida Knights captured the Raytheon-sponsored National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition crown for a second straight year.

07/2015

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Cyber Champs Discover D.C.

The 2015 tournament brought together more than 2,000 grads and undergrads from 180 colleges and universities to compete to be crowned champ.

07/2015

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The radar is ready

Raytheon engineers are building an upgraded Patriot Air and Missile Defense System main radar array using the company’s proprietary Gallium Nitride (GaN) technology.

07/2015

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Raytheon VP in Fortune: Why women should take risks

"Women in business should take risks for one simple reason: we can't afford not to," Raytheon Vice President Pamela Wickham writes in Fortune.

07/2015

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Big Data, Smart Strategy

Raytheon VP David Wilkins explains how data visualization, predictive analytics and Big Data can create competitive advantage.

07/2015

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Boot-Up Camp

U.S. Navy Rear Adm. William Leigher on adapting the principles of kinetic warfare to handle the ever-evolving cyber threat.

07/2015

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Staying Ahead Of The Storm

When Mother Nature lashes out, meteorologists – armed with Raytheon's cutting-edge forecasting and monitoring tools – are the first line of defense against loss of life and property.

07/2015

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A Night for Innovation

Nearly 40 employees found their way to Tewksbury for the first Ideation Night. The idea: to talk about technology they use in their hobbies to inspire ideas for Raytheon.

07/2015

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The Big Zap

Laser weapons are becoming practical to defend against attacks without having to make, transport or store munitions.

07/2015

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A Missile Maker

Kim Ernzen has always been fascinated with the physics of flight. As a child, she wondered how it was possible that a heavy metal airplane could carry hundreds of people through the sky.

07/2015

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Reaching Their Peaks

No Barriers is seeking candidates to join the Raytheon Veterans Wilderness Expedition in the Grand Canyon on Oct. 12-21.

07/2015

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Master movers: Military families share tips

Nobody knows how to relocate better than military veterans. Here, they share advice on what made their moves as easy as possible.

07/2015

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To Print a Missile

Raytheon is well on its way toward using 3D printing to build a missile.

07/2015

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The Code That Hacks Itself

Raytheon cybersecurity engineers are developing a computer program to ferret out flaws in software and fix them quickly, as part of a contest sponsored by the Pentagon's tech innovation agency.

06/2015

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Dynamic Work, a Welcoming Environment

IDG's Computerworld Names Raytheon as a 2015 Best Place to Work in IT

06/2015

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Inside Raytheon's Cyber School

A clinic on computer code and hacking attacks is part of Raytheon's efforts to embed cybersecurity in everything the company does.

06/2015

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Raytheon Recognized for Industrial Security Excellence

The Defense Security Service honored Raytheon Company with a record five James S. Cogswell Awards for industrial security excellence

06/2015

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Building Robots to Build Character

Highlight Raytheon teams' awards at FIRST Robotics Championship in April 2015

06/2015

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US Rocketeers Take Home Championship

Seven students from Russellville City School of Russellville, Ala., have won first place in the International Rocketry Challenge at the Paris Air Show.

06/2015

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The radar whisperer

Patricia Brandon has helped to craft every Raytheon AESA radar since its inception.

06/2015

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Raytheon's Hero of the Fortune 500

Kelly McDonald is recognized for her service to wounded warfighters.

06/2015

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Missile defense expands globally

The threat of ballistic missile warfare looms large across the globe. But the systems that defend nations against those attacks are advancing rapidly.

06/2015

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To Meet the Future

The future of warfare is changing, and the US and its allies must maintain their leadership in electromagnetic operations, according to Space and Airborne Systems President Rick Yuse.

06/2015

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Dominating the skies

Former fighter pilots say modern weapons and radar systems help today's U.S. and allied military aviators maintain dominance of the skies.

06/2015

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Guided, gliding and ready to fly

Raytheon's Small Diameter Bomb II, a gliding, guided precision weapon, has been cleared for use by the U.S. military.

06/2015

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Raytheon VP Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

The New England Publicity Club has awarded its lifetime achievement award to Pamela Wickham, Raytheon's vice president of corporate affairs and communications.

06/2015

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The Benefits of Membership

One of the most exclusive clubs in the world is the group of Patriot nations. Admission is automatic for any country that owns the Patriot air and anti-missile defense system.

06/2015

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Command and Control Gets Another C

Raytheon is recasting the common military concept of C4I -- command, control, computers and communication -- to emphasize a fifth element: cyber.

06/2015

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Fast and Formidable

Raytheon is developing a guided missile that could travel from New York to Los Angeles in 39 minutes flat.

06/2015

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Bigger & better: The evolution of a ballistic missile killer

Ballistic missile defense is constantly evolving to meet new threats. In the same way, Standard Missile-3 is evolving - with the help of a strong international partnership and innovative engineering.

06/2015

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Armored Against Attack

Modern cybersecurity requires far more than virus scans and passwords. Raytheon experts are developing cybersecurity systems that reach beyond traditional IT to protect everything from vehicles to mobile devices.

06/2015

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The Personal Touch

On May 5 in Tucson, Arizona, 27 Raytheon leaders spent the evening mentoring military veterans – members of the Student Veterans of America (SVA).

06/2015

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Wowing the crowds at Paris

Raytheon brought the latest in defense and aerospace technology to the Paris Air Show.

06/2015

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From the Army to Academia

Two Army veterans will each receive a $10,000 Patriot Scholarship from Raytheon and Student Veterans of America.

05/2015

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Raytheon announces completion of cybersecurity joint venture transaction

Raytheon|Websense will provide a broad set of defense-grade solutions to a global, rapidly growing market.

05/2015

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Nowa moc systemu Patriot

System przeciwlotniczy i przeciwrakietowy Patriot zmienia swoje oblicze dziĘki rewolucyjnej technologii

05/2015

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Australia Launches New Air Warfare Destroyer

The Royal Australian Navy held the launch ceremony for its most sophisticated and potent ship in Adelaide.

05/2015

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A test range for tech security

Raytheon's Global Cyber Solutions Center is a high-tech showroom for computer security products and a mock battleground for hacking simulations.

05/2015

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A Quest for Talent

Raytheon and Questacon, the National Science and Technology Centre, partner to inspire the next generation of engineers and scientists.

05/2015

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The Big Picture

As chief engineer for the Navy's Cooperative Engagement Capability, or CEC, Vagle leads a team that is developing technology that connects the next generation of Navy sensors and combat systems.

05/2015

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Riding a model rocket to Paris

Seven students from Alabama won a Raytheon-sponsored trip to the Paris Air Show, where they placed first in the International Rocketry Challenge.

05/2015

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In Cyber, "Education, Education, Education" trumps "Location, Location, Location."

Recruiting the next generation of cyber talent will require changes in how we talk about our field, writes Paul Crichard, head of cyber research for Raytheon UK.

05/2015

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Six reasons why all eyes are on the SM-6 missile

Last week Raytheon delivered the first full-rate production round to the U.S. Navy. Here are six thing you should know about this capability.

04/2015

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Knights Crowned Kings of Net Nobility

The University of Central Florida Knights have won the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition for the second year in a row.

04/2015

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How to Build a Power Base

The Marine Corps Air Station at Miramar will soon be able to unplug from California's power network thanks to a "microgrid" built with Raytheon technology.

04/2015

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Indiana eighth-grader wins MATHCOUNTS Title

The top middle-school math students in the country competed at the Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Competition in Boston.

04/2015

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The Changing Game of Cyber Defense

Raytheon sponsored a top-level discussion of the evolving cyber threat during the RSA Security Conference in San Francisco.

04/2015

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Poland selects Patriot for missile defense

Statement from Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems President Dan Crowley:

04/2015

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Raytheon ranks among 100 Best Corporate Citizens

Corporate Responsibility Magazine has named Raytheon to its list of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens, awarding the company especially high marks in the areas of the environment, philanthropy and financial transparency.

04/2015

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Bracketology: Breaking down the NCCDC championships

Picking the winner of this year's National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, in partnership with Raytheon, isn't going to be easy.

04/2015

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Op-ed: Big data, smaller wage gap?

In a WIRED op-ed, Raytheon Vice President Pamela Wickham describes how analytics can help lead the way to parity in pay.

04/2015

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Building GPS OCX

Raytheon is helping to build the next-generation control system for the GPS network.

04/2015

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Raytheon's missile defense leadership honored

Raytheon missile defense experts were recognized during a Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance reception for their outstanding accomplishments on programs that protect the United States, deployed forces, and allies abroad from the growing threat of short- to long-range ballistic missile attack.

04/2015

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An artful dodger

The world's largest missile maker and Norway's premier supplier of defense and aerospace-related systems announced a teaming agreement on the Naval Strike Missile (NSM).

04/2015

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For the children of those who serve

On April 3, Raytheon partnered with the Texas Legends NBA D-league team to create awareness and raise funds for the educational needs of military children.

04/2015

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Superstars of selflessness

Raytheon is recognizing five employees for exemplary volunteer service in support of military veterans and math and science education.

04/2015

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The Code Talkers

When Mirek Bartik tells his University of Texas at San Antonio student cyber team about bot herding "sheep" or phishing for "whales," he's not referring to the college's veterinary curriculum.

04/2015

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Raytheon completes $9.2 million Space Factory expansion

Raytheon has completed a 9,600-square foot, $9.2 million expansion of its Space Systems Operations factory on the outskirts of Tucson.

03/2015

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Raytheon leads industry debate on future frigate

Michael Ward discusses interoperability and common mission systems architecture at the recent Surface Fleet Conference in Canberra.

03/2015

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Keeping Eyes in the Sky

Care and feeding of the U-2 requires a specialized group of 500 men and women known as contractor field service representatives.

03/2015

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The Mission is Diversity

The gala ceremony for the 29th Annual Black Engineer of the Year Awards featured special recognition for Raytheon leaders.

03/2015

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Smarter stock-up, lower costs

Raytheon is honoring 15 suppliers in celebration of the company's efforts to lower costs through strategically identifying and obtaining the materials it needs to produce its technology.

03/2015

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Opportunity awaits for SA students

Raytheon Australia and Adelaide-based Fremont-Elizabeth City High School recently demonstrated their commitment to providing tertiary education opportunities for the next generation.

03/2015

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The Robot Wizards

A Raytheon mentor and his student team tackle the FIRST Robotics Competition

03/2015

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An investment in veterans, families

Raytheon is making a $10 million, five-year pledge to fund education programs for military veterans and their families.

03/2015

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Creating the Cyber Fortress

Raytheon experts share seven key strategies for building up cyber defenses.

03/2015

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MIT, Raytheon Band Together for Cybersecurity Research

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is teaming up with Raytheon to advance the science of cybersecurity.

03/2015

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Computerworld Honors Raytheon Leader

The online magazine Computerworld has named Jon Aliber, vice president of Raytheon Global Business Services-IT, to its prestigious Premier 100 IT Leaders list for 2015.

03/2015

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Honors for Groundbreaking GaN

Let Hollywood have its Oscars. The aerospace and defense industries have their own honors: the Laureate Awards from Aviation Week.The publication has named Raytheon Company a 2015 Laureate winner for its innovative technology incorporating gallium nitride into military radars.

03/2015

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Getting kids into math? Easy as pi

Raytheon is delivering pies to Boys & Girls Clubs around the country and serving up fun facts about the world's most famous unending number in celebration of Pi Day.

03/2015

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Tiny Satellite Work Ramps Up

At a specialized factory in the Arizona desert, technicians are building satellites small enough to be carried by hand.

03/2015

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A Bold New Internet

Raytheon BBN Technologies is the program office for an ambitious National Science Foundation program to rebuild the Internet to better accommodate modern, high-bandwidth use.

02/2015

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A Commitment to Code

More than 450 college students from around the nation will descend on the University of Arizona for Hack Arizona.

02/2015

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A New World View

The Raytheon-built VIIRS sensor onboard the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (NPP) satellite is changing the way we see the world.

02/2015

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Nothing But Net

March Madness may be near, but some 200 college teams will not be cutting down nets. They will be defending them. Because this is the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition.

02/2015

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TALONS for a Tiger

Raytheon's collaboration with the United Arab Emirates firm Tawazun is the latest in a long line of international partnerships.

02/2015

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An Engineer Who Inspires

As National Engineers Week shines the spotlight on female engineers, Raytheon's Sharon O'Neal has a message for young women who may doubt whether or not they can do the job.

02/2015

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Same punch, longer reach

Raytheon's battle-tested weapons are getting a boost in range to meet the demands of the modern battlefield.

02/2015

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Memo to millennials

Millennials entering the workforce should seize the power of social media to build their brand, says Pam Wickham, Raytheon's vice president for corporate affairs and communications.

02/2015

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Deconstructing Command and Control

An increasing number of nations on six continents, depend on Raytheon for the information tools necessary to manage battle information in the 21st century.

02/2015

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Cybersecurity: The Competitive Key

More top executives are seeing cybersecurity as a key advantage over competitors, IT experts say in a new survey.

02/2015

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Raytheon at IDEX

One of Raytheon's goals is to help ensure the stability of the Middle East, today and into the future.

02/2015

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On the Leading Edge

Jane Odero Greene and 11 colleagues from Raytheon were honored at this year's Black Engineer of the Year Awards STEM Conference in Washington, D.C.

02/2015

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Wajsgras named to Wash100 List

GovConExec magazine has named Raytheon David Wajsgras to its annual Wash100 list of the most influential executives in government contracting.

02/2015

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Tomahawk hits moving target at sea

Raytheon's Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile hit a moving target at sea during a successful test led by the U.S. Navy.

02/2015

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Strength for Europe

John D. Harris II, CEO of Raytheon International Inc., joined European defense leaders and the CEO of Airbus Group in a panel discussion on the future of defense in Europe.

02/2015

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Lessons from a high-def periscope

Former U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Richard W. Hunt says engineering works best when it's built around function rather than form.

02/2015

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Novel Vision for Patriot

Electronically scanned radar, 360 view and a ramped-up range boost legendary defense system

02/2015

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Super Bowl at sea

Sailors, submariners and aircraft carrier crew will watch Super Bowl XLIX, thanks in part to Raytheon-built communications technology.

02/2015

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Storm watch at the Super Bowl

Meteorologists will be on site at the Super Bowl to alert the event staff and emergency responders when weather threatens the festivities.

01/2015

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U.S. Missile Defense Systems Go International

A flash of light and a deafening roar broke the quiet of a sunny afternoon in the Pacific Ocean as a Standard Missile-3 IB blasted from the deck of a U.S. Navy ship and streaked skyward to knock out a ballistic missile target.

01/2015

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Internet Hall of Fame Inducts Raytheon Cybersecurity Expert

The Internet Hall of Fame is inducting Raytheon cybersecurity expert Stephen Kent, whose work protects billions of emails, web pages and online transactions.

01/2015

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Raytheon Executive Honored As Missile Pathfinder

Raytheon Vice President Ed Miyashiro has been granted the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense Pathfinder Award, recognizing his significant contributions.

01/2015

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Raytheon Appoints Frank R. Jimenez General Counsel

Raytheon has announced the appointment of Frank R. Jimenez as General Counsel for the company, effective Jan. 19, 2015.

01/2015

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Radar and the Right Needle

Two Raytheon missile defense radars are synonymous with discrimination: the AN/TPY-2 and the Sea-based X-band radar, a converted offshore oil rig topped with a 10-story-high radar dome.

01/2015

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A Sixth Sense: super sight

This is the age of high-definition cameras, where even family snapshots now come alive with stunning clarity. New technology from Raytheon is taking that much farther, with thermal images and lidar processing that promise a whole new way of seeing the world.

01/2015

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Raytheon Makes A Splash at Surface Navy 2015

Raytheon shows its latest innovations and meets customers at the Surface Navy Association's National Symposium in Crystal City, Virginia.

01/2015

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Factory of the future is key to missile defense

A look inside Raytheon's Huntsville, Alabama missile plant, where robotic transports carry components and engineers work with the latest design tools.

01/2015

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Raytheon Company Announces Executive Appointments

David C. Wajsgras and Anthony F. O'Brien to new roles; Lynn A. Dugle to retire.

12/2014

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Seas, Skies, Space: The Year in Photos

From blazing rockets to gently floating airships, Raytheon technology made for some incredible sights in 2014.

12/2014

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Building a Cyber Citadel

The 5th Annual Raytheon Cyber Security Summit showcased the latest technologies organizations use to quickly prevent, detect and mitigate cyber fraud and network compromises.

12/2014

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Transparency International-USA Honors Raytheon for Anti-Corruption Efforts

Transparency International-USA has awarded Raytheon its 2014 Corporate Leadership Award for the defense company's efforts to prevent corruption.

12/2014

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Mythology meets modern might

During the "Thor's Hammer" exercise, the militaries of Norway, Finland, Switzerland and Turkey successfully tested five Raytheon Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles at a range in Sweden.

12/2014

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Toward a Stronger Europe

Raytheon is offering state-of-the-art air and missile defense upgrades across Europe, including improvements to the combat-proven Patriot system and the Standard Missile-3.

12/2014

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Revolutionary Radars Keep Raytheon Assembly Line Humming

A look inside the Forest, Miss. plant that turns out hundreds of aircraft radars using active electronically scanned arrays, a stunning new technology.

12/2014

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NASA Unveils "Black Marble" Images Taken From VIIRS Sensor

Raytheon's VIIRS sensor system makes history as NASA unveils new Black Marble images - three unique views of Earth at night.

12/2014

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Raytheon's "Air Traffic Control in a Box" Wins U.S. Air Force Contract

This week the U.S. Air Force awarded Raytheon a contract to build as many as 19 of the systems, each consisting of a transportable radar antenna and three trailer-size containers housing communications gear and controller workstations.

11/2014

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Twelve Days of Giving

From Toys for Tots donations to food and coat drives for our local communities and homeless veterans, Raytheon employees are coming together to support those in need this holiday season.

11/2014

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Jam session

The Next-Generation Jammer, a prototype electronic warfare system, successfully disrupted representative enemy radars in a test.

11/2014

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It opens our minds, and it opens doors

Raytheon engineers work with with high-school girls in Arizona to spark their interest in science and math.

11/2014

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Raytheon names new head of HR

Randa Newsome will succeed the retiring Keith Peden on Jan. 1 as Raytheon's top human resources administrator.

11/2014

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The Big Picture: Images of 2014

From seafaring missile tests to the limits of outer space, gripping images marked Raytheon's year of achievement

11/2014

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A Salute to Service

Raytheon and the New England Patriots host veterans at Gillette Stadium.

11/2014

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Engineering on the Fast Track

Inside a low-profile brick building tucked off U.S. Route 20 in suburban Massachusetts, a new Raytheon team is building the U.S. Navy's next-generation air and missile defense radar.

11/2014

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Building bonds abroad

Raytheon CEO and Chairman Thomas A. Kennedy will speak about building global partnerships at the Reagan National Defense Forum in Simi Valley, California.

11/2014

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The Warhead Hunters

Raytheon engineers have spent decades perfecting a science no one else can duplicate: the design of kill vehicles, rocket-powered interceptors that destroy incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles.

11/2014

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Helping veterans hit the books

Three student veterans have been chosen to receive a $10,000 scholarship from Raytheon and Student Veterans of America.

11/2014

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A Passion for Engineering

For both her many outstanding technical achievements and her extraordinary volunteerism, Raytheon's Carla Sayan is being honored with the Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) 2014 Most Promising Engineer of the Year Award.

11/2014

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From Trenches to Wrenches

Developed through a partnership between Raytheon, the U.S. Army and General Motors, the Shifting Gears program trains soldiers who are headed for civilian life to become GM-certified automotive technicians.

11/2014

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Coming Home

In McKinney, Texas, a group of friends, family members, and local and state leaders welcomed wounded warrior Brian Aft to the site of his future home.

11/2014

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Patriots Building Patriots

Nearly 17 percent of Raytheon's 63,000 employees are military veterans. They carry a gut-level appreciation for how Patriot and the company's other defense systems protect lives.

11/2014

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U.S. Navy test doubles defense to meet modern missile threats

Raytheon-built interceptors destroyed four missile targets in a recent flight test simulating the massive type of battle that military planners fear may dominate the future of naval warfare.

11/2014

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New England Legal Foundation Honors Raytheon's Jay Stephens

The New England Legal Foundation has named Raytheon General Counsel Jay B. Stephens as the first annual John G.L. Cabot Award honoree.

11/2014

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Raytheon and Navajo Nation: 25 years of teamwork

The Raytheon Dine Facility in Farmington, New Mexico celebrated 25 years in the community this Fall with a ceremony to break ground on a new warehouse.

11/2014

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Serving those who served

Raytheon's Week of Service celebrates employees' volunteer work, particularly time spent helping military veterans.

10/2014

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Smarter Missile-Killer Hits Target

A newly upgraded Standard Missile-3 streaked into the sky over the Pacific and destroyed a target on Sunday, demonstrating Raytheon’s ability to improve the software of its “kill vehicle” without disassembling the missile.

10/2014

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A Racket for a Rocket

Deep inside Raytheon's missile construction, upgrade and testing facility in Andover, Massachusetts, 500-pound nose assemblies are being shaken and stirred by the biggest boom boxes you've ever seen. The idea is to ensure each missile will stand up to the blast of takeoff and the pounding turbulence of supersonic flight.

10/2014

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Old World Craft, New Tech Marvels

Raytheon combines artisan processes with the latest technological advances in integrated circuits for night vision and space sensing.

10/2014

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In the air, on the ground, on your wrist

Anti-hacking gear, high-tech battlefield tools, powerful sensors and precision weapons make up Raytheon's showcase at the 2014 Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exposition in Washington, D.C.

10/2014

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Connected, but not protected

A set of energy-efficient lightbulbs that homeowners could turn on and off remotely with a tap of their smartphone screens.

10/2014

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10 Things to Know About the U.S. Army's Missile-Busting Radar Blimp

These sensors for the U.S. Army can stay aloft for weeks and spot cruise missiles hundreds of miles away.

10/2014

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Space in a Can

Raytheon has bottled a space-like environment to ensure advanced weather sensors can hold up to the hardships of Earth orbit.

10/2014

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Jam Time: Five electrifying facts about electronic warfare

Raytheon has been pioneering in electronic warfare for more than 60 years. Here are five fascinating facts about the field.

10/2014

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On time, come rain or shine

New technology from Raytheon could help air-traffic controllers prevent up to two-thirds of weather-related flight delays.

10/2014

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The Mouse That Knows You

A Raytheon engineer's patent for a "smart mouse" to confirm a computer user's identity is among many innovations the company is developing in an age of increasingly disruptive data breaches.

09/2014

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A Dearth of Online Defenders

In support of National Cyber Security Awareness Month in October, Raytheon commissioned a survey showing millennials are increasingly interested in cyber jobs, but support for such careers is lacking.

09/2014

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New Science Makes Storms Less Formidable

Meteorologists can now predict the formation and path of storms up to 10 days in advance, and with much greater accuracy than they did In 2004, when Hurricane Frances brought destruction to Florida. Many of their new tools are made by Raytheon.

09/2014

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Something Xtreme Comes to Dallas

Kids are seeing the fun side of math and science at 2theXtreme: MathAlive!, a new exhibit at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas, Texas.

09/2014

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STEMconnector honors Raytheon leader

The STEMconnector consortium has recognized Raytheon's Rebecca Rhoads as one of its 100 Diverse Corporate Leaders in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

09/2014

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A Dance with Risk

Most organizations sacrifice mobile device security for efficiency, a new survey says.

09/2014

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The Sun Never Sets on AN/TPY-2

The sun never sets on the Raytheon-made, truck-mounted AN/TPY-2, which operates in sites including Turkey, Israel, the United States, Guam and Japan. In a forward-based mode like Turkey or Japan, it can spot a missile launch from hundreds of miles away.

09/2014

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Helping kids conquer numbers

Twenty-seven teachers with innovative methods for teaching math are receiving Raytheon's 2014 Math Heroes award.

09/2014

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For the Love of Science

Debra Palmer, who works at Cesar Chavez Elementary School in Long Beach, California, is one of nearly 100 teachers nationwide to receive a Raytheon-Engineering is Elementary (EiE) Scholarship award, funded under a $2 million grant from Raytheon Company.

09/2014

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Wounded in war, they ride on

A few dozen Raytheon employees hit the road in Soldier Ride Boston, a cycling event to benefit Wounded Warrior Project.

09/2014

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MathAlive! Debuts in Kuwait

Children are building cities of the future, programming a robotic arm and enjoying 38 other interactive displays at MathAlive!, an exhibit that recently opened in Kuwait City.

09/2014

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The Phantom Tollbooth

Raytheon's All Electronic Tolling System combines sensors and cameras to ensure accurate, highway-speed toll collection.

08/2014

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To Train Without Pain

Actors studded with white markers move inside a ring of infrared cameras. Their performance was being captured on a computer to create avatars - digital versions of themselves that will appear in virtual training sessions for the U.S. Army.

08/2014

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On Guard, Far Away

Remote waterways and far-flung islands are valuable but vulnerable to attacks by pirates, poachers, terrorists and unfriendly nations. Raytheon's radars and sensors can help protect these strategic assets.

08/2014

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Cyber Champions Tour Washington

The winners of the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition got a grand tour of the capital as Raytheon's guests.

08/2014

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From Student to Mentor

A Raytheon mentoring program launched Erick Aponte into an engineering career.

08/2014

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A Night of Honor

Raytheon honors dozens of veterans and first responders who took the field at Toyota Stadium at a Major League Soccer game on August 9.

08/2014

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Charting a Course in Missile Defense

Vice Admiral Jim Syring, Missile Defense Agency director, spoke in Huntsville, Ala., at the 2014 Space and Missile Defense Symposium.

08/2014

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At the Frontiers of Science

Two new videos give viewers a rare look inside the company's labs, where scientists are building new kinds of materials and rethinking the basic building blocks of computer technology.

08/2014

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Technology Today Highlights Raytheon Research

Read online or download the new issue for articles on breakthrough work in quantum computing, semiconductor manufacturing, digital imaging, and much more.

08/2014

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Raytheon and U. of Mass Lowell To Open Research Institute

Raytheon is partnering with the University of Massachusetts Lowell to build a scientific research institute.

08/2014

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Wounded Warriors Climb New Heights

The No Barriers USA Soldiers to Summits Rocky Mountain Expedition, sponsored by Raytheon, is one such challenge. Ten wounded veterans embark this week on the journey, a five-day expedition of discovery and challenge.

07/2014

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U.S. Army, GM and Raytheon help soldiers succeed in civilian life "Shifting Gears" program

The U.S. Army, General Motors and Raytheon are helping to launch new careers for soldiers returning to civilian life.

07/2014

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Raytheon Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results

Raytheon reported solid results during the second quarter of 2014.

07/2014

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Toward a Secure Future

More than 300 security professionals will share intelligence, analysis and ideas for the protection of the United States at the fifth annual Aspen Security Forum, being held July 23-26 at the Aspen Institute in Colorado.

07/2014

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The People Who Took Us to the Moon

2014 marks the 45th anniversary of the first moon landing, which was made possible with the help of Raytheon workers and products. The company has remained a leader in space technologies.

07/2014

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Sharp eyes for missile defense

An AN/TPY-2 radar can track a home run from a ballpark several hundred miles away. That's just one of the features that have made this bus-sized radar that rolls like a truck and sees like a hawk the go-to radar for missile defense.

07/2014

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Research pays dividends for homeland defense

As the JLENS radar blimp readies to deploy to the United States' National Capital Region, Raytheon is conducting research and development that will enable the system to better protect Washington D.C and a large swath of the East Coast from cruise missiles and drones.

07/2014

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Raytheon and Kongsberg to field long-distance, anti-ship missile

Raytheon and the Norwegian defense company Kongsberg Gruppen will join forces to field a new, long-distance anti-ship missile, part of a growing category of weapons aimed at expanding naval battles farther than ever before.

07/2014

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Inside the "Skylab"

When Raytheon's electronic warfare experts need to wage mock battles to test their tools, they head to a rooftop lab overlooking Los Angeles.

07/2014

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All Hands on Tech

The lifesaving Boomerang sniper-detection system was just one of the high-tech tools Raytheon exhibited at the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow.

07/2014

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Raytheon Launches MathAlive! Middle East in Abu Dhabi

What do video games, sports and robotics have in common? Math and science skills!

07/2014

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Raytheon's Own Dr. McCoy

Lester McCoy is part of the Raytheon team that tests the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System. He's also a mentor, a Star Trek fan and a black belt in jiu jitsu.

07/2014

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Raytheon Missiles make history in long-range, supersonic tests

Standard Missile-6 interceptors were used to destroy cruise missile targets flying 'over the horizon' -- part of a Navy exercise that utilized a networked system of sensors, aircraft, and ship-borne weapons.

06/2014

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Space in a can: Creating extreme conditions on Earth

Conditions are being recreated at Raytheon, where technicians have bottled a space-like environment to make sure the world�s most advanced weather sensors can hold up to the hardships of Earth orbit.

06/2014

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Welcome to the Super-Crunch: Raytheon Sponsors Winning Students at Supercomputing Competition

Raytheon's Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) business is sponsoring the six-member team from University of Texas (UT) at Austin as they assemble a computer system and set it to work crunching weather data, running nanotechnology simulations and tackling other demanding programs.

06/2014

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Stopping Time

Scorpions and snakes, blazing sun and freezing desert nights. Photographer Dan Plumpton braves them all.

06/2014

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Missile-destroying Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle intercepts target

Raytheon's Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle destroyed a intercontinental ballistic missile target in space.

06/2014

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Inside the Space Factory

One of the cleanest factories in the world: creating rocket-propelled "kill vehicles" that hunt down and destroy ballistic missiles in space.

06/2014

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BACKSTAGE PASS: High schoolers go hands-on at Raytheon's space labs

Thirty-one high-school robotics students who won a tour of Raytheon's Space and Airborne Systems in El Segundo, Calif., got a firsthand look last month at the fascinating work of the engineers there. The visit was part of the company's mission to promote education in science, technology, engineering and math.

06/2014

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Eyes and Ears for the Arctic

Raytheon-developed tools are helping nations head off the evolving risks, allowing better communication and more effective monitoring at the northern tip of the Earth.

06/2014

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The (Quantum) Mechanics' Shop

Welcome to Raytheon's hub of quantum computing, a new field that uses subatomic particles to store digital information. It's one of hundreds of futuristic research programs at Raytheon, from "intelligent" power systems to computer chips made of diamond.

06/2014

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Communications The President Can Count On

Raytheon was chosen by the U.S. Air Force to upgrade a key component of an airborne presidential nuclear communications network.

05/2014

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The Danger Within: Protecting Data From The Insider Threat

Raytheon, shares the results of 2014 Ponemon Insider Threat and Privileged User Survey.

05/2014

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Land-based launcher fires Navy's Standard Missile-3

A key test as the United States moves toward deploying the interceptor in Romania to protect Europe from ballistic missile attacks.

05/2014

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The World in Your Hands: Satellite Imagery App Goes Mobile

Raytheon will present a mobile version of its VIIRS View app, a program that delivers stunning new satellite pictures of Earth, during the 2014 Space Symposium in Colorado.

05/2014

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Bend it Like Bernoullli: Raytheon Introduces the "Science of Soccer"

Students discussed the science of goal-scoring and how math and physics determine how a soccer ball bends in flight toward the net.

04/2014

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TOW missiles deliver affordable precision to key U.S. ally

International customer funds $750 million FMS order for Raytheon's TOW missiles

04/2014

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CyberSlang: The "@ to Zombie" Guide to Geek Speak

"Bot herders" have nothing to do with sheep. "Pentesting" is not what you do with a dried-out ballpoint. And "Air Gap" is not a 1980s easy-listening duo from Australia.

04/2014

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Welcome to Cyber U: Raytheon Joins with Colleges to Train the Next Generation of Net Ninjas

The Hollywood version of a cybersecurity expert is a bespectacled programmer bent over a computer, banging out code.

04/2014

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Bulletproof electronics put the punch in guided artillery shell

How do you keep a sensitive guidance system from getting smashed to smithereens as it goes from 0 to 760 mph on the tip of an artillery shell? The answer: bulletproof electronics.

04/2014

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National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition Partners with Raytheon

The Raytheon National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NCCDC) provides college students from across the country the opportunity test their skills at protecting a network against cyber threats.

04/2014

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The End of the Flashlight?

New, low-cost chips for sensing thermal energy could lead to a raft of new night-vision products, engineers say, ushering in everything from smarter cars to handheld devices for spelunking.

04/2014

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Diamonds, Hackers and Math: Raytheon's Volunteers Put Knowledge Into Action

Raytheon is encouraging everyone to thank a volunteer on Twitter.

04/2014

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Raytheon's Director of Insider Threat Strategies Invited to Present at SOURCE Boston 2014

Michael Crouse, Director of Insider Threat Strategies has been selected to address the topic of managing and monitoring privileged users within an organization at the upcoming SOURCE Boston Conference

04/2014

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Behind the Bow: Elite Team Installs Advanced Technologies on Navy's Newest Destroyer

Seagulls overhead. Waves and water underfoot. After years spent fine-tuning systems in a lab, a team of Raytheon experts is getting its sea legs as it installs advanced technologies onboard the U.S. Navy's stealthy future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) destroyer.

03/2014

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Raytheon and SANS Institute Host Webcast to Unveil Survey Findings on Financial Services Security Practices

Webcast Unveils Survey Findings on Financial Services Security Practices

03/2014

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Raytheon directed to resume work on US Army's new electronic warfare planning management software program

Today, the U.S. Army re-affirmed its selection of Raytheon to design a new electronic warfare battle management program, whose benefits include a common EW operating picture, improved decision-making and synchronized operations.

03/2014

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Raytheon Goes 5-for-5 in Standard Missile-3 Intercept Tests

Last year, Raytheon's Standard Missile-3 program successfully completed five consecutive flight tests, bringing the program's space intercept record to 26 in total.

03/2014

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Military Radio-Jamming Showdown: What's Hedy Lamarr Got to Do With It?

As radio engineers gather for the U.S. military's signal-jamming showdown, they're following in the steps of an unusual inventor: actress Hedy Lamarr.

03/2014

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A European Union: Expanding Partnership with Poland

The company recently expanded in Europe and is hosting a partnering conference next week in Warsaw to bring together some of the country's greatest industry suppliers.

03/2014

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Modernized Patriot: Smarter, Faster, Tougher

Zmodernizowany Patriot: inteligentniejszy, szybszy, bardziej

03/2014

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Swim, rocket, fly and hunt: Navy's morphing missile gets new abilities

The Tomahawk cruise missile is the Transformer of modern weapons, and recent advances are giving it even more amazing features, including the ability to find its own targets with a seeker and a new, multi-mission warhead.

03/2014

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Marriage Made in the Heavens: Storm-Chasing Engineers Share Passion for Extreme Weather

Marriage Made in the Heavens: Storm-Chasing Engineers Share Passion for Extreme Weather

03/2014

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Knights In Cyber Armor: University of Central Florida Wins National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition Championship, presented by Raytheon

The Big Dance of Data Defense: Raytheon Cyber Defense Competition Down to the 'Top Ten'

02/2014

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Innovation, Social Responsibility Propel Raytheon in Fortune Most Admired Survey

Pioneering technology, a focus on talent and commitment to social responsibility have driven Raytheon higher in Fortune Magazine's annual ranking of the world's most admired companies.

02/2014

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An Engineer's Journey From Sketching Planes to Walking in Space

When Robert Curbeam was a kid, he spent hours designing airplanes and rockets: sketching out the fins, coloring in the flames and pondering the sweep of each hand-drawn wing. But actually flying into space? That dream came later for this veteran.

02/2014

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Sky's the Limit for Students at Air Force Museum in Georgia

Sky's the Limit for Students at Air Force Museum in Georgia

02/2014

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Spinning Around the Globe: Free Computer App Delivers Satellite Imagery

A new computer application gives users a satellite view of the Earth in countless combinations of visible light imagery, low-light nighttime imagery and concentrations of ocean chlorophyll.

02/2014

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Engineering our future, inspiring young minds

Raytheon shared its passion for innovation with students nationwide during National Engineers Week.

02/2014

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Fifteen Years of Gallium Nitride Innovation

Raytheon kicks off 15th year of GaN innovation

02/2014

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Inside the Diamond Mine: Synthetic Gems

Diamonds may no longer be just a girl's best friend. Sixty years after Marilyn Monroe's musical ode to them, the military is showing interest in the synthetic version of these classic gems.

02/2014

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Big Dreams, Big Honor: Cal Poly Pomona Names Raytheon Exec to Engineering Hall of Fame

Rebecca Rhoads speaks to employees during Raytheon Global Business Services' 2013 forum.

02/2014

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Raytheon Execs to Speak on Insider Threat Issues at RSA Conference

Raytheon will have a significant presence at the upcoming RSA Conference USA, one of the world's foremost cyber security events.

02/2014

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Raytheon Presents Cutting-Edge Technology at Singapore Airshow

Far-reaching radars, laser-guided rockets and powerful new sensors will be headlining at the Singapore Air Show.

02/2014

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Bloomberg TV features Raytheon's missiles

Five of Raytheon's most powerful missiles featured on Bloomberg TV.

02/2014

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Kids Learn How Numbers Give Athletes a Leg Up

The company is teaming with Boys and Girls clubs across the country to showcase the math and science behind sports.

02/2014

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Freeze. Burn. Shake. Repeat

Deep within the leafy suburbs of Boston is a laboratory that could best be described as Mother Nature's lair. There, engineers using an environmental chamber the size of a living room simulate almost every weather condition imaginable.

02/2014

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Hold On to Your Hats: WeatherFest 2014 Launches With Raytheon's Help

Atlanta youngsters will get a close-up look at Mother Nature's worst at WeatherFest 2014 next month, and Raytheon will be right in the eye of the action.

01/2014

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Experts Gather in Munich to Discuss Global Security

Experts are gathering to address the future state of defense head-on at a global conference in Munich, Germany.

01/2014

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Going Big: Growing Network of Giant Radars Protects Against Missiles

One looks like a Mayan pyramid and is as big as an office building. Another looks like a golf ball and floats in the ocean on a converted oil rig, while a third, a wheeled radar that can travel on roads, is the size of a Mack truck.

01/2014

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U.S. Navy Confirms Selection of Raytheon for Next Generation Jammer Electronic Warfare Program

Following the U.S. Navy's confirmation of its Next Generation Jammer contractor, Raytheon has announced it is ready to resume work on this critical electronic attack program

01/2014

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Raytheon secures first international customer for its F-16 RACR AESA radar

Contract signed with BAE Systems to provide South Korea AESA radar, electronic warfare, mission computing technologies and weapon systems integration.

01/2014

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Double Trouble: Ship Launches Two Missile Defenders Against Target in Unprecedented Test

In a first-of-its-kind drill, the U.S. Navy consecutively launched two Standard Missile-3 Block IB missiles at a single target in a test high above the atmosphere on September 18, 2013.

01/2014

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Raytheon in 2013

From honors at the White House to record-setting missile flights, diamond laboratories to virtual reality chambers, 2013 was a year of inspiring achievements and dazzling technology here at Raytheon.

01/2014

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From the Laboratory to the Practice Range, Missile Tech Goes International

From the laboratory to the practice range, Raytheon missile technology is going international at the 2013 Dubai Airshow.

01/2014

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Swanson To Step Down; Kennedy To Become Raytheon CEO

Transition between veteran Raytheon leaders to take effect March 31.

01/2014

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Ship Smarts: Stealth Destroyer Packed with Technology for U.S. Navy

Towering over the shipyard in Bath, Maine, the angular lines of the Zumwalt guided missile destroyer draw double-takes from travelers along the nearby Leeman Highway.

01/2014

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Wrapping Military Information in a Cloak of Stealth

U.S. Air Force chooses Raytheon to protect the communications of bombers, tankers and recon planes.