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Raytheon's SeaVue XMC showcases innovative maritime radar solutions

  • Demo flights in Australia validate SeaVue XMC's advanced radar capabilities

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has completed successful test and demonstration flights of the SeaVue XMC (eXpanded Mission Capability) maritime surveillance radar in Australia. The flights have been conducted during the last year in coordination with the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service. 

As part of the Australian Border Protection program's technology refresh initiative, an Australian Customs Dash 8 surveillance aircraft upgraded its SeaVue radar to the XMC configuration for the demonstrations. The SeaVue XMC radar system provides a next-generation maritime situational awareness package developed during the Ocean Surveillance Initiative (OSI) program. The OSI program was sponsored by the U.S. Navy's Naval Sea Systems Command to address a need for complete, persistent and accurate wide-area surveillance in the tactical maritime theater.


"SeaVue XMC provides our customers with unsurpassed maritime domain awareness capabilities," said Jerry Powlen, vice president of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Systems in Raytheon's Space and Airborne Systems business. "These demonstrations provide objective evidence that Raytheon can complement our industry-leading sensor technology with the information management tools required to provide real-time, actionable information to the warfighter."

Source : Raytheon Corporation (NYSE: RTN)

Published on ASDNews: Sep 5, 2013

 

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