Raytheon unveils Mobile Range at IDEX

                    Raytheon unveils Mobile Range at IDEX

Affordable system can enhance test facilities in the Middle East and worldwide

PR Newswire

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 19, 2013

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Raytheon
Company (NYSE: RTN) is unveiling Mobile Range, a comprehensive solution for
complex testing missions, at the International Defence Exhibition and
Conference (IDEX).

Mobile Range is an integrated suite of communications, optics and telemetry
capabilities that can be deployed anywhere in the world on land, at sea or in
the air with minimal support staff or infrastructure. Mobile Range enables
in-country flight testing, demonstrations and data collection in a variety of
environments and conditions.

"The IDEX international stage is the ideal place to introduce our Mobile Range
system that combines the best in communications and telemetry with mobility
and affordability," said Tom Bussing, vice president ofAdvanced Missile
Systems for Raytheon Missile Systems. "Mobile Range can transform test
facilities in the Middle East with its quick reaction capability and superior

The system combines parabolic or flat-panel antenna systems with remote optics
for target and range monitoring and communications -- all controlled from an
integrated mobile command center. Mobile Range includes single, dual, or
tri-band antenna feeds, and a universal software control interface.

Mobile Range can be set up in as little as four hours, and can also be
operated or supported remotely via a network connection. The system was
developed by leading experts in telemetry and range systems at Raytheon's
facility in Albuquerque, N.M.

About Mobile Range

  oVersatile, highly affordable mobile system
  oOperates in a variety of environments and conditions
  oRequires minimal infrastructure and support

About Raytheon
Raytheon Company, with 2012 sales of $24 billion and 68,000 employees
worldwide, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense,
homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a
history of innovation spanning 91 years, Raytheon 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 broad range of mission support services. Raytheon is
headquartered in Waltham, Mass. For more about Raytheon, visit us at
www.raytheon.com and follow us on Twitter @raytheon.

Media Contact
John Patterson

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