Raytheon Lands Ship Self Defense System Contract
Raytheon Company will continue Platform Systems Engineering Agent support of the Ship Self Defense System MK2 as it landed a USD 41.58 million contract with the Naval Sea Systems Command from Washington, D.C.
Within the contract, Raytheon will complete development of CVN/Amphibious Modernization Advanced Capability Build 12/Technical Insertion 12.
The Ship Self-Defense System is designed to expedite the detect-to-engage sequence to defend against anti-ship cruise missiles.
The work will be performed in San Diego, Ca., and Middletown, R.I. The work will be completed, as expected, by September 2017.
Naval Today Staff, December 24, 2013; Image: Raytheon