US still advocating for Turkish missile bid

Reuters

The U.S. government is continuing to advocate for the Patriot missile defense system offered by Raytheon and Lockheed Martin in a Turkish tender after Turkey cited disagreements with the Chinese firm that initially won the bid, a senior U.S. official […]

U.S. report rips Boeing, Raytheon quality controls on missile defense

Reuters

The Pentagon’s internal watchdog on Monday said it found numerous quality control problems during an investigation of the troubled “kill vehicle”, or warhead, built by Raytheon Co for the Boeing Co -led U.S. missile defense system. In the report, the […]

Turkey extends deadline for anti-missile defense proposals till Dec 31

Hürriyet Daily News

Turkey has again extended the deadline for bids for a multi-billion dollar anti-missile defense system tender, despite having provisionally awarded the deal to China last year. The new deadline for rival bidding companies to submit their proposals is Dec. 31, […]

Lockheed Martin : Aegis Combat System’s Newest Baseline Demonstrates Over The Horizon Capability In Series Of Three Tests

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The Lockheed Martin and U.S. Navy team’s (NYSE: LMT) Baseline 9 Aegis Combat System recently completed multiple exercises including the longest-range engagement ever tested with a Standard Missile-6 (SM-6). This is the first major series of tests for the integrated […]

Poland Shortlists Patriot Missile, Excluding MEADS

Defence News

The decision by Poland to admit Raytheon’s Patriot to a short list of bidders for its anti-missile program, while excluding the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) program, has spurred rival claims over performance between the two. On June 30, […]

Poland reveals missile defence tender shortlist

E&T

Raytheon is one of the two preferred candidates to build a mid-range missile defence system for Poland [Credit: Raytheon] Thales and MBDA will compete with US defence firm Raytheon over a contract to build a mid-range defence system for Poland. […]