News Feature Archive

09/2021

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Banding together to beat ballistic missiles

How two proven, fielded radars — UEWR covering a vast area and AN/TPY-2 delivering precise discrimination — can band together to detect, track and intercept ballistic missiles.

09/2021

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Raytheon Emirates internships help Emirati students jumpstart careers

Find out how Raytheon Emirates’ internship program boosts career prospects for Emirati college students interested in aerospace, defense and cybersecurity.

06/2021

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Beam on

There is no single perfect solution for countering drones. But there are proven, advanced technologies to address the threat.

06/2021

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How a laser defeats hostile drones

Raytheon Intelligence & Space have developed a High-Energy Laser Weapons System that can defeat hostile, small drones that could be rigged with explosives or conduct surveillance, collecting intelligence on friendly forces. But how does it work?

05/2021

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Keeping UAVs away from the game

Raytheon Intelligence & Space's high-energy laser weapon system, or HELWS, uses electro-optical sensors that give operators a clear image of the target and track it. Once system operators identify the drone as a threat, with a simple push of a button, they can accurately aim the laser beam at their mark, bringing the drone down within seconds.

11/2020

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Mentoring and real-life learning in a remote world

Six undergraduate students from Abu Dhabi University, Zayed University and the American University of Sharjah completed a hybrid in-person and virtual internship in October.

11/2020

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Past and present unite in a new modern radar

The Early Warning Radar has come a long way since the Cold War.

06/2020

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Two views but one of a kind

The ELCAN Specter DR sight allows a shooter to switch instantly from one magnification to another without having to fine-tune or adjust focus or correct head position. The dual-role sight is also available with 1.5-6x magnification and more than 50 custom ballistic reticles to meet changing, unpredictable mission requirements, including custom reticles for mounted and dismounted machine guns.

06/2020

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Every soldier a sharpshooter

Raytheon ELCAN is developing a digital fire control rifle sight to help soldiers hit their mark consistently at distances greater than 1,000 meters – even when firing from behind cover or traversing hills.

03/2020

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The most watchful eye

Next-gen EWR is a key sensor for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency’s Ballistic Missile Defense System.

12/2019

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Where two worlds meet

College students know internships are key to landing a choice job out of school. In the United Arab Emirates, real business experience is a vital component of any undergraduate degree.

11/2019

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Bridging the generation gap

Raytheon is arming the F-35 with advanced tech and modernizing 4th-gen fighter aircraft.

11/2019

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Bringing women into technology

Raytheon Emirates and the Emirates Digital Association for Women co-hosted a panel discussion that showcased the personal journeys of women working in science, technology, engineering and math; the subjects collectively known as STEM.

10/2019

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A trusted partnership

Alan Davis, chief executive of Raytheon Emirates, recently spoke to The Business Year about Raytheon’s newest landed company, now midway in the second year of operation in the United Arab Emirates.

06/2019

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What to do about drones

Cheap, capable quadcopters have created problems for people everywhere. How to respond depends on what you're defending.

05/2019

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Securing the high seas

Layered defenses protect navies around the world.

04/2019

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Rise to the challenge

Raytheon Emirates employees took part in the first-ever Special Olympics World Games, hosted in Abu Dhabi.

02/2019

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Raytheon Emirates opens new headquarters in Abu Dhabi

The new facility will help Raytheon Emirates develop human capital, industrial partnerships and new technologies.

02/2019

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An extra layer of defense

RAM missiles provide more than 200 ships across 10 countries, with short-range defense.

01/2019

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Endless ambition

Raytheon Emirates’ Fatma Bazargan leads its cyber business development.

01/2019

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The Benefits of Membership

Knowledge is power: Patriot countries learn from decades of expertise.

01/2019

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Training cyber defenders around the world

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

11/2018

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Nothing but the best

Popular Science honors Raytheon innovations among best of 2018.

06/2016

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Three radars are better than one

The best missile defense is built in layers.