FALLS CHURCH, Va. , July 30, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has partnered with The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) to bid for the U.S. Air Force's Counterspace Command and Control Sustainment contract.
The contract, with a potential value of
"Raytheon's solution will enable the Air Force to manage and update the system in a virtual environment, a significant savings to our customer," said Jack Harrington , vice president, Network Centric Systems' Command and Control Systems. "This capability is another example of Raytheon's experience and track record of providing proven transformational solutions to the warfighter that align with emerging Department of Defense net-centric standards."
Raytheon Company, with 2007 sales of
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Raytheon's command and control solutions include the Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System, which has received a top five Department of Defense award for systems engineering. AFATDS is part of the battle command networked system providing fire support command and control capability for the Army and Marine Corps. It has been employed in combat operations in Afghanistan and Iraq .
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