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News Archive / Tagged: Raytheon

  • U.S. Air Force accepts first block of next-generation GPS control system

    Bart LeahyNovember 6th, 2017

    After several delays, Raytheon has delivered part of the Operational Control System (OCX) to the U.S. Air Force (USAF) for use on the USAF’s next-generation global positioning system (GPS III) satellites. The new OCX improves the accuracy of positioning information for all users.

  • Raytheon continues support for astronaut training at NBL

    Tomasz NowakowskiJune 30th, 2017

    NASA has awarded Raytheon Company a new contract to continue mission support at the agency’s Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) in Houston, Texas. The new $154-million contract allows the company to provide technical and engineering support at the facility for the next seven years.