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  • Raytheon to Design Tactical Vehicle Laser Weapon System for Army - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon to Design Tactical Vehicle Laser Weapon System for Army

    Raytheon has received a $10 million contract to design a 100-kilowatt laser weapon system potential integration onto the U.S. Army‘s fleet of medium tactical vehicles. The company said Monday it will conduct preliminary design work as part of the High Energy Laser Tactical Vehicle Demonstration program. Roy Azevedo, vice president of intelligence, reconnaissance and surveillance systems at Raytheon’s […] More

  • Lockheed Taps Raytheon for F-35 Sensor Development Work - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Taps Raytheon for F-35 Sensor Development Work

    Raytheon has been chosen to develop a sensor technology for F-35 pilots to obtain situational awareness and detect threats in battlespace. Lockheed Martin said Wednesday it picked Raytheon after a competitive process for the development of the Distributed Aperture System starting with the fighter program’s lot 15. Greg Ulmer, vice president and general manager of the F-35 program at Lockheed, […] More

  • Raytheon to Produce Multispectral Targeting Systems for USAF, France Under $87M Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon to Produce Multispectral Targeting Systems for USAF, France Under $87M Contract

    Raytheon has received a potential $87.1 million contract to supply updated high definition/target location accuracy turrets to the U.S. Air Force and France. The Defense Department said Wednesday the fixed-price-incentive contract covers the production of 44 AN/DAS-4 AN/DAS-4 Multi-Spectral Targeting System Model B turrets as well as one lot of initial spares, shop replaceable units, associated data. The […] More

  • Raytheon to Provide Navy Satcom Terminal Engineering Support - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon to Provide Navy Satcom Terminal Engineering Support

    Raytheon has secured a five-year, $9.1 million contract modification to provide engineering services for the U.S. Navy‘s multi-band satellite communications terminal. The Defense Department said Tuesday Raytheon’s space and airborne systems unit will perform work on the Navy Multiband Terminal program in Florida and Massachusetts through Aug. 8, 2021. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command obligated $1.2 million […] More

  • Raytheon Secures Socom Contract to Produce 'Silent Knight' Radar System - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Secures Socom Contract to Produce ‘Silent Knight’ Radar System

    Raytheon has landed a potential $49.5 million contract by the U.S. Special Operations Command to continue low-rate initial production of the Silent Knight radar system. The company’s space and airborne systems business will perform work in McKinney, Texas, and Forest, Mississippi, through October 2018 under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Tuesday. The Silent Knight radar works to serve as a terrain following […] More

  • Raytheon to Install Sensors on US Sikorsky Helicopters, Turboprop Airplanes - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon to Install Sensors on US Sikorsky Helicopters, Turboprop Airplanes

    Raytheon‘s space and airborne systems unit has been awarded $22.9 million in contracts to help install multispectral sensor systems on U.S. military helicopters and airplanes, Avionics Intelligence reported Sunday. John Keller writes the company will fit the Multispectral Targeting System on U.S. Navy Sikorsky MH-60 helicopter and on the U.S. Air Force HC/MC-130J turboprop fixed-wing aircraft. MTS has cameras […] More

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    Raytheon to Upgrade Predator Drone's Targeting System to High-Definition

    Raytheon‘s space and airborne systems business is working to improve one of the key tracking components used in conjunction with the U.S. Air Force's Predator B drone. The Multi-Special Targeting System-B MTS-B is used for a variety of applications in aerial combat including: long-range surveillance high-altitude target acquisition laser designation for the HELLFIRE missile all […] More

  • Raytheon Wins Manufacturing Excellence Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Wins Manufacturing Excellence Award

    Raytheon‘s Advanced Product Center was recently awarded the Manufacturing Excellence Award from the Association of Manufacturing Excellence. This is the third award for APC in three years and in 2010, the team won the Quality Texas Foundation’s Texas Award for Performance Excellence, the foundation’s highest level of recognition. The AME recognizes companies that have demonstrated operational […] More

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