A Laser-Sharp Defence for UK Forces

Raytheon Technologies’ High-Energy Laser Weapons System, or HELWS, is making its way to the UK. 

Raytheon In The UK
'Be the Difference'

Raytheon UK women are transforming the image of engineering.


Transforming Training

Future-proofing our training ensures our armed forces are equipped to keep us safe and secure.



A laser-sharp defence for UK forces
Raytheon UK has announced a partnership with the Ministry of Defence to bring a High-Energy Laser Weapons System demonstrator to frontline UK armed forces, representing a sea change in modern military warfare.

Manchester school wins Quadcopter Challenge
Cardinal Langley RC High School of Greater Manchester were named the Quadcopter Challenge champions, June 30, 2021, after beating 30 schools and air cadet teams in regional heats to reach the final.

Taking Forward Steps
Forward Steps is the umbrella for Raytheon UK’s charitable and volunteering activities. It is committed to supporting Raytheon Technologies’ ‘Connect Up’ global initiative that encourages volunteering champions to connect with and give back to their local communities. 

Small Firms, Big Capabilities
Building economic prosperity through exports and small- and medium-size enterprises collaboration is high on the UK government’s defence and security agenda. As a landed UK company with a U.S. parent and robust global supply chain, Raytheon UK is an ideal conduit to bring together key Ministry of Defence and Trade experts with UK suppliers, small- and medium-sized enterprises, and academia.