Raytheon awarded $600m contract from Patriot nationStaff Writer | December 29, 2016
An undisclosed member of the 13 nations which owns and operates the Patriot Integrated Air and Missile Defense System has awarded Raytheon Company a new deal.
Defense industry The direct commercial sales contract
"Patriot saves lives," said Ralph Acaba, Raytheon vice president of Integrated Air and Missile Defense.
"Our customer faces a very real, evolving threat; by upgrading Patriot, they will continue to protect their civilians, military and critical infrastructure."
The direct commercial sales contract, awarded on December 28th, will upgrade the customer's Patriot systems to the most advanced configuration available. ■