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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.
Optics with pinpoint accuracy
Raytheon ELCAN, a Raytheon Technologies subsidiary, know that microns matter when it comes to their optical systems. That’s why the company invests in partnerships, and research and development in improving its optical systems’ preciseness so that it can help customers see better and farther, even from miles above the Earth.
Landing fighters with precision
The Joint Precision Approach and Landing System was recently deployed for the first time on two international aircraft carriers: the Italian ITS Cavour and the UK’s HMS Queen Elizabeth. Both deployment tests were successful, and the inclusion of JPALS supports both navies to safely land their F-35s on deck in even the most severe conditions.
Keeping 4th-generation fighters relevant
Raytheon Intelligence & Space is helping keep fourth-generation fighters like the F/A-18 E/F Super Hornets, Hornets and EA-18G Growlers operationally relevant for decades to come, thanks to upgrades like the company's Gallium Nitride Active Electronically Scanned Array radar, or GaN AESA radar.