28 January 2014
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) said it is ready to resume work on this critical electronic attack program for the warfighter, following the US Navy´s confirmation of its Next Generation Jammer contractor.
“We commend the GAO´s thorough assessment of this contract award and the US Navy´s re-evaluation that has solidified us as the provider of the world´s Next Generation Jammer program,” said Rick Yuse, president of Raytheon´s space and airborne systems business.
Raytheon said it will complete the preliminary design of the NGJ system for the EA-18G Growler advanced electronic attack aircraft.
Raytheon, with 2012 sales of USD24bn and 68,000 employees worldwide, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world, headquartered in Waltham, Mass. Its website is at www.raytheon.com and on Twitter @Raytheon.