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Raytheon quarterly revenue boosted by strong missile system sales

Yahoo News - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The company, maker of the Patriot missile system, also raised its 2016 forecast for earnings from continuing operations, partly due to a lower effective tax rate.
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Read Ted Cruz's Speech on Dropping Out of the Presidential Race

TIME - ‎May 3, 2016‎
The Republican Party of Ronald Reagan and of George Herbert Walker Bush ensured that thousands of nuclear missiles that the Soviet Union and the United States had targeted each other were never fired and that Soviet communism was consigned to the ash ...
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'Captain America: Civil War': Why Chris Evans Is the Anxious Avenger - ‎21 hours ago‎
He seems like an amiable bro, a thoughtful-yet-beefcake-y leading man who worships Tom Brady and the Patriots, and once served as the model for a surfer named Tyler in the board game Mystery Date.

Army destroys drone with anti-rocket missile - ‎May 3, 2016‎
During the April 14 test at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico, the Army's new Multi-Mission Launcher (MML) fired a Tamir missile, the interceptor for Israel's Iron Dome system, to shoot down the drone. Iron Dome and Tamir gained fame in 2012 when ...
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Chinese army releases bizarre HIP HOP video showing enemies getting shot in the head

Daily Mail - ‎May 3, 2016‎
The video includes a number of deadly weapons including fighter jets, tanks and missiles in an attempt to attract young people to join the military.

Reports: HASC's 2017 NDAA Calls for Army to Replace Patriot Radar, Assess Land-Based Anti-Ship Missiles

ExecutiveGov - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
PatriotMissile-e1447081925531 The House Armed Services Committee's defense authorization bill for fiscal year 2017 would hold back 50 percent of funds allocated for the Patriot missile defense system until the U.S. Army comes up with a plan to replace ...

True Reagan: His Beliefs Were His Arsenal, and Words His Weapons

Huffington Post - ‎May 3, 2016‎
His words were like heat-seeking, confrontational missiles. His words, but more his .... He would frequently repeat quotations from historic thinkers, patriots, or writers to make certain his audience understood the import of his message. Using this ...

Raytheon revenue boosted by strong missile system sales

Yahoo News - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The company, maker of the Patriot missile system, also raised its 2016 forecast for earnings from continuing operations, partly due to a lower effective tax rate.
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North Korean military moves: What can the US do?

CNN - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
After recent North Korean activity, the U.S. powwowed with Seoul and Tokyo and encouraged South Korea to upgrade its equipment with purchases of F-35 Joint Strike Fighters, Global Hawks, Patriot missile upgrades and Apache helicopters. They are also ...
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US defense system for South Korea irks China and Russia

Deutsche Welle - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
... US troops deployed south of the DMZ. "It's a prudent decision." Independent experts agree that the system poses no threat to Russia, both because of the country's distance from the proposed interceptor/radar site and because of its massive arsenal ...

Weaponised Robotics Set to Shape Great Power Rivalry as India Seeks Rules of the Game

The Wire - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Geneva: In 1991, during Operation Desert Storm in the Gulf War, a Patriot missile defence system installed by the US in its Saudi base of Dhahran failed to intercept incoming Scuds killing 28 soldiers and wounding nearly a hundred.

In his words: An interview with local veteran Brent Herdina

Southeast Missourian - ‎May 1, 2016‎
Another important part of our FOL was we had the first armored cav from the Army with hundreds of tanks and dozens of Patriot missile sites. The Patriot missile was used to try to shoot down the Iraqi Scud missiles. So you'd hear a very large explosion ...
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'North Korea will likely launch cyber and terror attacks'

Korea JoongAng Daily - ‎May 3, 2016‎
Kim Hee-sang: The Patriot Advanced Capability-3 missile that we have now can only cut off missiles from the North from 30 to 40 kilometers away at most.

"Boots on the Ground" in Iraq: Here We Go Again

Truth-Out - ‎May 2, 2016‎
It reminds me of that scene from The Dead Zone when President Stilson launches the missiles. No one as unstable as Trump should be allowed within a mile of the ... Clinton voted with the Bush administration on the Iraq war (which gave us ISIS) and the ...

Chinese Hypersonic Weapons Development

Next Big Future - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Countries in East Asia with BMD available to intercept a Chinese HGV include Japan, South Korea and Taiwan, each with U.S.-supplied PATRIOT-3 (PAC-3) batteries, along with India, Pakistan and Russia, each of whom has its own indigenous BMD, as well as ...

Japan's baseball champs may rewrite 'Moneyball'

Nikkei Asian Review - ‎May 1, 2016‎
Its technology was born out of the development of the Patriot interceptor missiles that U.S. forces use. Cool-headed TrackMan automatically records each pitch, the type, angle, direction, speed, spin rate and break.

Death knell for Raytheon's 'runaway' aerostat

Flightglobal - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
It was a scene that captivated America. On 28 October, one of two US Army aerostats broke free of its mooring at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland and proceeded on a wild journey north through Pennsylvania, dragging a 6,700ft (2km) tether over ...

Editorial: Belize, Guyana and the Iron Lady

Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog) - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Furthermore, instead of the hitherto “dual key” arrangement whereby such weapons based in Britain could not be used without joint US-UK approval, the new nuclear cruise missiles were to be under exclusive US control, but subject to “consultation ...

Here comes the new Su-25: Russia's 'flying tank' set for a lethal upgrade

Asia Times - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
... blind infrared-guided missiles—similar to the Northrop Grumman Common Infrared Countermeasures suite—in addition to flares.
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Can Raytheon (RTN) Keep the Earnings Streak Alive in Q1?

Yahoo News - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Raytheon's missiles and ship defense systems will continue to witness strong demand. Its Patriot missile-defense systems have been seeing a number of buyers of late.