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Helping ensure nobody goes hungry
RI&S recognizes the urgent need to help families with food insecurity. Recently, the Arlington, Virginia-based business made a $100,000 contribution split across four Feeding America food bank affiliates in communities where many of its employees live and work. Many of Yam's co-workers across the country volunteer their time at Feeding America food banks and other charities that are fighting hunger.
Monitoring the high seas at high altitude
To help navies and coastal authorities, Raytheon Intelligence & Space has developed the SeaVue family of airborne radars, which are designed to detect small maritime targets, such as illegal fishing vessels, go-fast boats and stateless ships, on the high seas. RI&S engineers have upgraded the SeaVue radar to what is now called SeaVue Multi-Role.
New weapon zaps UAS & other threats
Raytheon Intelligence & Space is delivering four 50-kilowatt class high-energy laser weapon systems as part of a U.S. Army program known as DE M-SHORAD, or Directed Energy Maneuver-Short Range Air Defense. The systems are intended to protect divisions and brigade combat teams from drones, rockets, artillery and missiles.
Raytheon Technologies opens high-tech ‘factory of the future’ in North Texas
Raytheon Intelligence & Space holds grand opening of new Advanced Integration and Manufacturing Center, a 178,000 square-foot facility in McKinney, Texas, that will produce futuristic defense technologies including imaging equipment and high-energy laser weapon systems.
Trusting AI when the stakes are high
Raytheon Intelligence & Space, a Raytheon Technologies business, is developing artificial intelligence and machine learning systems for space systems, cyber protection, the intelligence community and military that are transparent, explainable and reliable. AI systems that their customers can trust.
Delivering systems faster, smarter
Raytheon Intelligence & Space is embracing digital engineering, a holistic approach to designing, developing and testing defense systems in virtual environments before any part hits the production line. It is now the standard for innovating and delivering systems faster and smarter to our armed forces.
New Jersey teen wins top math contest
Marvin Mao, age 14, overcame 223 competitors, on May 11, 2021, to become the 2021 Raytheon Technologies MATHCOUNTS National Champion, earning a $10,000 scholarship. Marvin won the competition by achieving the highest score on a written test taken by top young mathematicians across the U.S.
From Earth to Mars and Beyond
From alerting the public to the weather conditions outside their front door to keeping soldiers connected on the modern battlefield, Raytheon Intelligence & Space’s end-to-end space solutions deliver. Cutting-edge Earth-observation instruments provide critical information to scientists, researchers and first responders while a next-generation of software systems manage enormous amounts of data gleaned from the company's satellites and sensors in orbit.
Delivering with digital engineering
Digital engineering is enabling engineers at Raytheon Intelligence & Space to deliver products to the customer faster and better. Using realistic modeling and simulation, digital engineering saves time and money by exposing potential problems and identifying opportunities to deliver products faster.
Crowdsourcing weather forecasts
An improved weather forecasting system could raise the alarm sooner to extreme weather events, helping save lives, send people to shelters and protect property. Raytheon Intelligence & Space will soon deliver a system that could give citizens the advance warning they need to protect life and limb.