New electronic warfare group formed by Raytheon

EL SEGUNDO, CA. Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems officials announced a new mission area dubbed Electronic Warfare Systems that combines several of the company's Electronic Warfare (EW) programs. The new group will be based in El Segundo, CA and consists of the following programs/products: EW self protection systems; airborne information operations; Next Generation Jammer; advanced EW programs; EW communications systems; and other EW pursuits.

Travis Slocumb, former vice president of Strategy and Business Development for Space and Airborne Systems, will lead the Electronic Warfare Systems mission area.

Other Raytheon EW solutions include: radar warning receivers; electronic attack and support; airborne decoys; tactical signals intelligence; jammers; EW battle management; and shipboard systems.