| New York Stock Exchange: RTN
Similar to: Garmin Ltd.
Raytheon Co. develops and manufactures engineering technology for government and commercial use in the areas of defense, government electronics and information technology. It provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing, effects, and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as a wide range of mission support services. The company operates its business through four segments: Integrated Defense Systems; Intelligence, Information and Services; Missile Systems and Space & Airborne Systems. The Integrated Defense Systems segment provides integrated air and missile defense, radar solutions, naval combat and ship electronic systems, command, control, communications, computers and intelligence (C4I) solutions, and international and domestic air traffic management systems. The Intelligence & Information Systems segment provides a full range of technical and professional services to intelligence, defense, federal and commercial customers worldwide and specializes in global intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, navigation, DoD space and weather solutions, cybersecurity, analytics, training, logistics, mission support, and engineering and sustainment solutions. The Missile Systems is a developer and producer of missile and combat systems for the armed forces of the U.S. and other allied nations and also provides advanced airframes, guidance and navigation systems, high-resolution sensors, surveillance, targeting, and netted systems. It develops and supports a broad range of advanced weapon systems, including missiles, smart munitions, close-in weapon systems, projectiles, kinetic kill vehicles, directed energy effectors and advanced combat sensor solutions. The Space & Airborne Systems segment designs and develops integrated sensor and communication systems for advanced missions, including traditional and non-traditional ISR, precision engagement, unmanned aerial operations, and space and also provides electro-optical/infrared sensors, airborne radars for surveillance and fire control applications, lasers, precision guidance systems, signals intelligence systems, processors, electronic warfare systems, communication systems, and space-qualified systems for civil and military applications. Raytheon was founded by Laurence K. Marshall, Vannevar Bush and Charles G. Smith on July 7, 1922 and is headquartered in Waltham, MA.