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03/2017

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More data, more problems

As the world generates more and more data, better tools are needed to ensure accuracy.

03/2017

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Marching to Remember

On March 19, more than 7,000 people participated the 26.2 mile Bataan Memorial Death March at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico.

03/2017

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Visualizing the invisible

Raytheon's electronic warfare management tech cuts through the electromagnetic clutter.

03/2017

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A shake before spaceflight

The space industry demands the most rigorous vibration testing in the world.

03/2017

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Like father, like daughter

Raytheon CEO’s support of the next generation of women leaders also extends to his home.

03/2017

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When robot makers gather

An innovation day in Colorado got Raytheon employees thinking creatively about technology, sparking new ideas and inventions.

02/2017

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Defense makes the grade

In peace or war, Patriot is constantly tested and enhanced

02/2017

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The shield gets stronger

Qatar has awarded Raytheon a contract to provide the state with Early Warning Radar.

02/2017

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To engineer a career

Raytheon and the nonprofit DiscoverE are working to lead students, particularly young women, into the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.

02/2017

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Stronger than ever

Raytheon and Abu Dhabi Ship Building advance their decade-long partnership.

02/2017

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Forward-operating defense

Raytheon's line of weapons are becoming more powerful through rocket boosters, high-tech sensors and advanced algorithms.

02/2017

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A power pairing

Raytheon and Utilidata will help enhance power grid security and incident response.

02/2017

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كل جندي قنّاصاً محترفاً

Raytheon is developing a next-generation digital fire control system for its ELCAN rifle sights.

02/2017

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Every soldier a sharpshooter

Raytheon is developing a next-generation digital fire control system for its ELCAN rifle sights.

02/2017

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Getting girls hooked on engineering

Raytheon is celebrating Engineers Week with events to encourage young girls to study science, technology, engineering and math. The effort is part of the company’s larger math-and-science education initiative.

02/2017

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Toward the next 30 years

Raytheon celebrates 30 years of partnership, showcases innovations at IDEX 2017.

02/2017

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Raytheon CEO debuts on list of influential contractors

Executive Mosaic names CEO Tom Kennedy, Raytheon IIS President Wajsgras to the 2017 Wash100

02/2017

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A next-gen ballistic missile killer

The evolving threat of ballistic missiles calls for a larger, more advanced defense interceptor.

01/2017

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Forecasting the final frontier

The Raytheon system that monitors weather could help protect astronauts on a Mars mission.

01/2017

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From WIRED: DARPA off-roaders ditch windows

Raytheon creates a digital world view for Pentagon's futuristic designs.

01/2017

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Real-time mission control

Commanders can now revise Tomahawk cruise missile's mission in real time.

01/2017

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Creating a cloaking device

Jammers must be smart enough to instantaneously recognize signals,even if they morph on the fly.

12/2016

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A remedy for bad altitude

Raytheon experts devise a cyber warning system to alert pilots in case of hack attacks.

12/2016

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The Year at Raytheon: Favorite Stories of 2016

Inspiring personal tales and brilliant innovations from Raytheon.com

12/2016

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Flexing missile muscle

A Standard Missile-6 has destroyed a short-range ballistic missile target, solidifying its place in an elite group of weapons that can defend against this type of attack.

12/2016

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Working toward a safer world

A new video highlights Raytheon’s wide range of innovative defense technologies.

12/2016

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Every Cloud Has a Silicon Lining

High-performance computing and analytics are helping meteorologists make more accurate forecasts.

12/2016

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Raytheon's CEO: DoD Third Offset Strategy Remains Critical (Op/Ed)

Raytheon CEO Thomas A. Kennedy on security challenges facing America's future.

12/2016

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دفاع قواعد العمليات الأمامية

Raytheon's line of weapons are becoming more powerful through rocket boosters, high-tech sensors and advanced algorithms.

12/2016

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أقوى من الماضي

Raytheon and Abu Dhabi Ship Building advance their decade-long partnership

11/2016

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Securing Tomorrow: Cultivating Emerging Technologies

Download a copy of this e-book featuring many technologies that are key to the U.S. Department of Defense's Third Offset strategy.

11/2016

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From Homeless to Homeowner

Raytheon donated $100,000 to Habitat for Humanity and employees volunteered to help build a home for a veteran.

11/2016

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Raytheon Blackbird Technologies

Raytheon has integrated Blackbird Technologies' capabilities into its portfolio of products and services.

11/2016

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Success after service

Veterans offer insights for making a successful transition to civilian life.

10/2016

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To honor their courage

Canada remembers the sacrifices of Calgary soldiers who died in the service of their country.

10/2016

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تقطع مسافات طويلة وتحلق بارتفاع عالي ..

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.

10/2016

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The Engine of Innovation

A Raytheon exec reveals how diversity fuels growth as the company is honored for its advocacy.

10/2016

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The mark of a champion

Raytheon's chief diversity officer is honored for his exceptional advocacy.

10/2016

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Goes long, flies high

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.

10/2016

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An engineer in mind and spirit

Raytheon’s Kristy Mandigo overcame towering obstacles to build a rewarding life and career.

10/2016

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Forget Silicon Valley

Some of Raytheon's employees never expected to work for a defense contractor. But once they got here, they realize the job has benefits you just won't find anywhere else.

10/2016

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Noble jobs

Raytheon CEO Tom Kennedy addresses many of the world’s top aerospace suppliers.

10/2016

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The Big Bounce

The military modernizes the communications system that ricochets signals off Earth’s atmosphere.

10/2016

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Raytheon CEO in Wall Street Journal: Why cyber works

In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Raytheon CEO Thomas A. Kennedy explains why cybersecurity is a good bet.

10/2016

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Securing our Cyber Ecosystem

National Cyber Security Awareness Month is a proactive and collective effort to stay ahead of cyber threats.

10/2016

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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.

09/2016

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A battlefield beneath the waves

This is the vision for undersea warfare in the 21st century – a vast network of unmanned vehicles, smart weapons, sonars and software all working together to make the U.S. Navy's traditional fleet of ships and submarines more powerful than ever.

09/2016

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Bits and Bytes on the Battlefield

Raytheon helps the U.S. Army keep an edge in the increasingly digital battlefield.

09/2016

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Game of Zones

Raytheon sponsors Air Force Academy Falcons football "red zone."

09/2016

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Blurring the lines

Future conflicts will be dominated by the electromagnetic spectrum. Whoever rules cyberspace and the spectrum will rule the outcome.

09/2016

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A unique eye into the world’s most extreme weather

Satellite imagery showed Super Typhoon Meranti completely surrounding the tiny island of Itbayat in the Philippines.

09/2016

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U.S. Navy links Standard Missile-6 with F-35 Joint Strike Fighter in first-of-a-kind flight test

In a first-of-its-kind engagement, a Raytheon Company Standard Missile-6 linked with an F-35 fighter destroyed a medium-range, medium-altitude, subsonic target.

09/2016

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Innovating anew

Raytheon is helping to establish four more Centers of Innovation at Boys & Girls Clubs that serve military families in California, Colorado, Florida and Texas.

09/2016

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Remembering 9/11

This weekend, we pause to remember the tragic events of September 11, 2001, when our lives and the world changed forever.

09/2016

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First and Tech

From the Huddle to the Endzone: Pro Football Teams Gaining an Edge with Technology

09/2016

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Poland requests Patriot

Poland's government announced it will formally request the Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) combat-proven Patriot Integrated Air and Missile Defense System from the United States government.

08/2016

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Remembrance and Future: Helping Families of Fallen Soldiers

More than 20 children and their families gathered at a hotel in Sianozety, Poland, for a week-long therapeutic camp. All participants shared something in common – they are coping with the loss of a loved one who died while serving in the Polish military.

08/2016

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Massive – and modern

Equipping Australia's Woomera Test Range for the next generation of fighters and weapon systems is a huge undertaking – and it starts with Raytheon's Mobile Range® system.

08/2016

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A new fight

Raytheon and No Barriers Warriors will take a team of 14 disabled veterans on a journey of discovery and challenge.

08/2016

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Raytheon to offer Poland low-cost Patriot interceptor

Raytheon has a new, affordable interceptor for potential use of the Patriot missile defense system in Poland.

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 addressed 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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For Patriot, precision pays

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

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

With nuclear testing, cyber crime and terrorism all in the news this week, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper will discuss the latest threats to U.S. security at a Raytheon-sponsored forum Tuesday.

06/2016

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A world of opportunity

This mentoring program inspires girls to pursue STEM careers.

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

Raytheon employee resource groups contribute to our culture of diversity in the workplace, and they also provide leadership and development opportunities.

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

Raytheon has made a $5 million, multiyear commitment to support more than 1,300 Student Veterans of America (SVA) chapters that help connect military veterans with education, mentorship and career resources.

04/2016

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Math gets fun

Raytheon’s MathMovesU program provides interactive math and science learning for middle school students, and it awarded $300,000 in scholarships and grants last year.

04/2016

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Real encounters with stem learning

Raytheon supports STEM learning programs and competitions that help inspire students to pursue science, technology, engineering and math 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 teams with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to open six new Centers of Innovation where children of military families can learn about science, technology, education and math through hands-on activities.

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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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 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

Raytheon helps dispel some of the more common myths about women in engineering.

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 Hurricane Matthew

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is using a Raytheon-built unmanned aerial vehicle to fly into Hurricane Matthew and provide real-time, potentially life-saving data from inside the powerful storm as it barrels up the coast of the southeastern United States.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

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.

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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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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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.

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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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.

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.

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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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.

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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Stopping Time

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

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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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.

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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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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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.

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.

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.

12/2013

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Fifty Years of Owning the Night: The History of Infrared Imaging

FLIR grants forces the ability to maneuver under the cloak of darkness, giving soldiers the power to "own the night." They can peer through dust storms, see enemies in hiding and get high-resolution pictures without giving away their positions.