Raytheon to upgrade ALR-67(V) 3 radar warning receiver software
GOLETA, Calif. 3, Mar. 2012. Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $48.7 million cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support further software development of the ALR-67(V) 3 radar warning receiver. The contract was awarded by the Naval Air Systems Command, Weapons Divison, China Lake, Calif.
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The system, which is used to detect, identify and display radars and radar-guided weaponry, features a channelized receiver architecture that allows detection of emitters in high pulse density, as well as interception of distant signals despite interference from nearby transmitters.
The AN/ALR-67(V)3 is fully integrated with all avionics equipment on the F/A-18 A/B/C/D Hornets, as well as that on the F/A-18E/F Super Hornets.
Work for this contract will take place in Point Mugu, Calif., and is expected to be completed in February 2017.