Raytheon wins $42.2M option to support Naval weapon systems
- By Mark Hoover
- Jan 04, 2016
Raytheon has won a $42.2 million option to provide design agent engineering and technical support services for Navy weapon systems.
Under the contract, Raytheon will be supporting Phalanx, SeaRAM and land-based Phalanx weapon systems.
The Phalanx Close-In Weapon System provides defense from low- and high-flying anti-ship missile threats, the Defense Department said in a release.
Under the Foreign Military Sales program, this contract combines purchases for the governments of Turkey, Australia, Japan, Canada, United Kingdom, Korea, Bahrain, Pakistan and Egypt.
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