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Raytheon

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Why Raytheon dumped a decades-old way to make missiles

When Raytheon decided to build a new missile factory, it brought in new technologies and replaced a manual-intensive process that was prone to mistakes.

By June 16, 2014

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Raytheon's new missile factory ready to fly

The giant military contractor opened its doors today on its brand-new missile assembly and test facility. It will make SM-3s and SM-6s for the U.S. and allied militaries.

By November 26, 2012

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At new Raytheon plant, America's missiles come to life

The giant military contractor today opened the doors to its mammoth missile production and test facility in Huntsville, Ala.

6 Images By November 26, 2012

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Raytheon, Lockheed lock horns for Space Fence contract

The Air Force expects to deploy its $3.5 billion system by 2017, and in the process improve its space debris tracking ten-fold. If it works, as many as 200,000 pieces of junk can be tracked.

By June 1, 2012

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Raytheon's killer laser takes aim

Raytheon shows the world how it used a high-powered laser, combined with a Phalanx Close-in weapon system, to shoot four down unmanned aerial vehicles.

By July 21, 2010

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Raytheon's killer laser 4, UAVs (photos)

Road Trip 2010: The defense giant says its high power, solid-state laser, and Phalanx Close-in Weapon System downed four UAVs.

5 Images By July 21, 2010

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Raytheon passes major Navy destroyer radar milestone

The U.S. Navy is evaluating next-gen radar technology from three major military contractors. Raytheon says its Gallium Nitride tech has surpassed 1,000 hours of testing without problems, a crucial step.

By September 19, 2011

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In Paris, Raytheon sells high-tech situational awareness

Road Trip 2011: At Paris Air Show, military contractor is showcasing new technologies, including one intended to allow commanders in the field to triangulate multiple sources of intelligence data.

By June 21, 2011

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Raytheon signs on for all-fuel engines

The Mark V engine made by Cyclone Power Technologies is to be redesigned for the defense company in a new "MantaRay" version.

By April 28, 2011

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At Raytheon, where engineering rules

Road Trip 2010: The defense giant encourages openness among its 40,000-plus engineers as it tackles tech issues in areas from missiles to radar to semiconductors.

By August 3, 2010