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April 21, 2014
Raytheon awarded first international contract for Paveway IV
Harlow, UK (SPX) Apr 16, 2014
Raytheon Company received a contract from an international customer for Paveway IV precision guided bombs valued at more than $200m. As part of the sale Raytheon will deliver hundreds of the advanced munitions, which are regarded as the 'weapon of choice' for the Royal Air Force. The contract represents the first sale of Paveway IV outside the U.K. "This contract is an export boost to the U.K. It will help support hundreds of manufacturing and engineering jobs at Raytheon's facilities and in ... read more

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Raytheon UK to export Paveway IV
Raytheon UK reports it has received an order for Paveway IV precision guided bombs from an unidentified international customer. ... more
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French test fire new cruise missile
A second qualification firing of a naval cruise missile for the French Navy has been successfully completed, the French defense procurement agency said. ... more
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South Korea seeking Sidewinder missiles from U.S.
South Korea is seeking AIM-9X-2 Sidewinder missiles and associated support from the United States through a Foreign Military Sales deal worth $98 million. ... more
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US, UK parts in North Korea rocket
North Korea's Unha-3 rocket was built with components from South Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States, UN experts revealed. In a little-publicized March 10 report, the UN Panel of Experts ... more
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Britain, France sign anti-ship missile deal
Britain and France will develop new anti-ship missiles in a Pounds 500-million pound project that stems from a major defence cooperation agreement, Britain's Ministry of Defence said Thursday. ... more
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Approval given for Griffin missile launch system
The U.S. Navy and Raytheon report that the Navy's MK-60 missile system for use in littoral waters has gained initial operating capability status. ... more
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Lockheed Martin's DAGR Missile Scores a Perfect 16 of 16 in Flight Tests for US Army
Lockheed Martin recently demonstrated the ability of its DAGR missile to launch from an Apache AH-64D helicopter and repeatedly hit the target during a series of Air Worthiness Release (AWR) live fi ... more
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Lockheed Martin Receives US Army Contract For Guided MLRS Rocket Production
Lockheed Martin received a $255 million contract in late 2013 from the U.S. Army for Lot 9 production of the Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) Unitary rocket. The new allotment of r ... more
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N. Korean military defends missile tests
North Korea on Wednesday defended a recent series of missile and rocket tests as justifiable self-defence drills and hit back at "vicious" criticism of them by Seoul and Washington. ... more
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South Korea buys more Phalanx missles from Raytheon
Raytheon has signed a $123 million contract to deliver nine Phalanx Block 1B close-in weapon systems to the Republic of Korea navy. ... more
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N.Korea test-fires four short-range missiles
North Korea test fired four short-range missiles into the sea on Thursday, Seoul's defence ministry said, an apparent show of force to coincide with South Korea-US joint military exercises. ... more
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S. Korea calls North missile tests calculated provocation
South Korea on Friday labelled North Korea's test firing of four short-range missiles a calculated, provocative act timed to coincide with South-US joint military exercises. ... more
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Israel tests anti-missile system for passenger planes
Israel has successfully completed tests of a new missile defence system for commercial aircraft and plans to start fitting it to its passenger fleet, the defence ministry said on Wednesday. ... more
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Lockheed Martin Demonstrates JAGM Dual-Mode Guidance Section in Recent Flight Test
Lockheed Martin has recently demonstrated the Joint Air-to-Ground Missile (JAGM) dual-mode guidance section engaging a laser-designated moving target during an internally funded flight test at Eglin ... more
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Raytheon demonstrates Griffin Block III missile
Raytheon demonstrated its latest variant of the combat-proven Griffin missile, the Griffin Block III, throughout a series of test shots culminating in several direct hits against a variety of static ... more
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Iran says will not negotiate missile programme
Iran's ballistic missile programme will not be discussed in nuclear negotiations with world powers, the deputy foreign minister said in statements published Monday. ... more
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Israel FM slams 'warmongering' Iran's missile tests
Israel's foreign minister said Tuesday that Iran's claim to have tested two new missiles proved it was still a "warmongering" state despite its recent diplomatic overtures to the West. ... more
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Raytheon receives Maverick missile contract from South Korea
Raytheon has been awarded a $31 million contract from the Korean Defense Acquisition Program Administration for additional AGM-65G-2 Maverick missiles. Under the direct commercial sale, Raytheon wil ... more
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Raytheon marks delivery of 2000th Griffin missile
Raytheon has produced and delivered its 2,000th Griffin Missile. Griffin production began in 2008 as a response to customer requests for a light, reliable, tactical weapon capable of precisely destr ... more
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USAF Selects LockMart To Integrate Air Operations and Missile Defense Assets
Lockheed Martin is developing a software planner that integrates air operations and missile defense systems, giving the Air Force the ability to "see" and better understand dynamic global situations ... more
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Qualification Tests of GMLRS Alternative Warhead Continue
Lockheed Martin has conducted the second Production Qualification Test (PQT) for the new Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) Alternative Warhead recently at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. ... more
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US warns Moscow of concern over cruise missile test
The United States has raised concerns with Moscow over a reported Russian test of a cruise missile and is evaluating whether it breaks a 1987 treaty, a US official said Thursday. ... more
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Raytheon receives contract for Ground Based Air Defense System for Oman
Raytheon has received a direct commercial sales contract from The Sultanate of Oman for the National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System (NASAMS). The award, valued at $1.28 billion, includes gro ... more
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Longbow Missiles Demonstrate Littoral Attack Capability
The U.S. Army and Navy, with assistance from Lockheed Martin, recently conducted Longbow missile demonstration firings to showcase the missile's ability to counter littoral threats, making the weapo ... more
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