Raytheon Return to work programs 

People looking for jobs after a hiatus often worry about career gaps, wondering whether employers will think it’s been too long since they worked. But for companies seeking skilled, experienced professionals, those are exactly the kind of people they need. It just takes a minute to get them back in the groove — and that’s what return to work programs like Raytheon Technologies’ “Re-Empower” are there for.

Source: Return to work programs | Raytheon Technologies

Raytheon subsidiary receives $15M Defense contract 

Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via Email Print Article Add PDF to Cart Write a CommentBy Sean TeehanThe U.S. The Department of Defense announced a $15 million contract for Windsor Locks-based UTC Aerospace to make components for fighter jets.UTC Aerospace, which is formally called Hamilton Sundstrand Corp., will make gear boxes, hydraulic starter motors and other components for F-16 jets between 2020 and 2025, according to DOD.

Source: Raytheon subsidiary receives $15M Defense contract | Hartford Business Journal

A Medical Aesthetic Device Case Study: Candela

Candela is driven by an unwavering focus on quality and innovation. For more than 50 years, the company has pioneered breakthroughs using energy-based laser devices for treating a broad range of conditions, from hair removal and wrinkle reduction to traumatic scarring involving wounded warriors and burn victims.

Source: A Medical Aesthetic Device Case Study: Candela | Jabil

Micro-Precision Technologies acquired by Aerospace Semiconductor 

Feb 28, 2020 – Micro-Precision Technologies, Inc., (MPT) a Salem, NH Defense company was acquired by Aerospace Semiconductor, Inc. (ASI) of Lawrence, MA.  Going forward the company will operate under the Micro-Precision Technology, Inc. name in Salem, NH with a DBA registered for the Aerospace Semiconductor, Inc. name in Lawrence, MA.

Source: Micro-Precision Technologies, Inc. acquired by Aerospace Semiconductor, Inc. | Micro Precision Technology

Analog Devices Announces Acquisition of Maxim Integrated

NORWOOD, Mass. & SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Analog Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADI) and Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXIM) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which ADI will acquire Maxim in an all stock transaction that values the combined enterprise at over $68 billion2. The transaction, which was unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies, will strengthen ADI as an analog semiconductor leader with increased breadth and scale across multiple attractive end markets.

Source: Analog Devices Announces Combination with Maxim Integrated, Strengthening Analog Semiconductor Leadership | Business Wire

Elbit Systems Acquires Harris Night Vision Business

Elbit Systems of America, a subsidiary of Elbit Systems and the Harris Corporation have agreed to move forward with the acquisition of Harris’ Night Vision business for $350 million. The acquisition of Harris’ night vision business opens a huge market for Elbit Systems, both domestic and international. Over 50 years Harris and its predecessors Exelis and ITT have established their night vision systems as the market leader. But with the planned merger between Harris and L3 Technologies, Inc., the night vision systems business becomes redundant under the combined portfolio.

Source: Harris Night Vision Acquisition – a Big Deal for Elbit Systems – Defense Update:

Army Picks Bell & Sikorsky For FARA Scout

WASHINGTON: The Army has now narrowed its future aircraft choices to Sikorsky vs. Bell.This afternoon, the service announced that it had picked Sikorsky and Bell to build competing prototypes for Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA), a high-speed optionally manned scout to replace the retired Bell OH-58 Kiowa. Just eight days ago, it picked the same two firms – plus aerospace giant Boeing, acting as Sikorsky’s de facto junior partner – to compete for the Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA), which will replace the Sikorsky’s UH-60 Black Hawk as the military’s aerial workhorse for everything from Ranger raids to medevac.

Source: FVL: Army Picks Bell & Sikorsky For FARA Scout « Breaking Defense – Defense industry news, analysis and commentary

Raytheon awarded $2.3B production contract for missile defense radars 

TUCSON, Ariz., June 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Raytheon Missiles & Defense, a Raytheon Technologies business (NYSE: RTX), received a $2.3 billion U.S. Missile Defense Agency production contract for seven gallium nitride (GaN)-based AN/TPY-2 radars as part of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system, which is designed to protect against incoming ballistic missile threats. The contract is part of a foreign military sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Source: News | Raytheon Missiles & Defense awarded $2.3B production contract for missile defense radars | Raytheon Technologies

BAE’s to Buy Two Businesses From Raytheon and Collins Aerospace

BAE Systems’ U.S. subsidiary has agreed to acquire two businesses that are being divested in order for United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) to secure the required antitrust approval for their pending merger.

Source: BAE’s US Arm to Buy Two Businesses From Raytheon, UTC’s Collins Aerospace; Jerry DeMuro Quoted – GovCon Wire

US Air Force to Recompete 3DELRR Radar

HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. – U.S. Air Force tactical radar experts are moving forward with a quick-turnaround plan to recompete an air-defense radar system intended to detect, identify and track enemy missiles as well as manned and unmanned aircraft.

Source: radar recompete 3DELRR | Military & Aerospace Electronics

Raytheon completes first Lower Tier Air & Missile Defense Sensor radar antenna

ANDOVER, Mass., Feb. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Raytheon Company [NYSE: RTN]  finished building the first radar antenna array for the U.S. Army’s Lower Tier Air and Missile Defense Sensor. Raytheon completed the work less than 120 days after the U.S. Army selected Raytheon to build LTAMDS, a next-generation radar that will defeat advanced threats like hypersonic weapons.

Source: Raytheon: Raytheon completes first Lower Tier Air & Missile Defense Sensor radar antenna – Feb 21, 2020

Massachusetts tech companies that got PPP funding 

More than 80 Massachusetts technology companies ranging from robotics to HR software brought home loans as part of the federal Paycheck Protection Program, according to data released by the U.S. Small Business Administration on Monday.

Source: Massachusetts tech companies that got PPP funding – Boston Business Journal