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Who We Are

Raytheon: One global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place.

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. Founded in 1922, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects and mission support services. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

On June 9, 2019, Raytheon and United Technologies entered into an agreement to combine in an all-stock merger of equals. The combined company will offer expanded technology and R&D capabilities to deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions aligned with customer priorities. The merger is expected close in the first half of 2020. Please read our Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements.

Raytheon at a Glance

  • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer:
    Thomas A. Kennedy
  • 67,000 employees worldwide
  • $27 billion in 2018 sales
 
Raytheon Leadership
Leadership

The tone for our mission of customer success is set by Chairman and CEO Thomas A. Kennedy and his team of driven, talented executives.

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Businesses

Raytheon is a global leader in technology-driven solutions that provide integrated mission systems for the critical defense and non-defense needs of our customers

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Global Presence

A key element of Raytheon’s growth is its strong commitment to the global marketplace. The company sells products and services to customers in 80 nations, and its international opportunities and pursuits are growing.

Raytheon History
History

Since our founding in 1922, Raytheon has been at the forefront of new defense technologies and their conversion for use in commercial markets.

Diversity at Raytheon
Diversity

By any measure, Raytheon is an exciting and rewarding place to work. We pride ourselves on developing world-class talent in an inclusive atmosphere. The result is a workforce that takes pride in the company and consistently delivers superior solutions.

Raytheon Corporate Responsibility
Corporate Responsibility

Raytheon takes a disciplined approach to corporate responsibility that aligns our business strategy with our many initiatives to protect the environment, support military families and veterans, spark interest in STEM education and create stimulating career opportunities.