Raytheon contract US. Army to produce latest version TOW radio-controlled anti-tank missile 2411134
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|Sunday, November 24, 2013 02:01 PM|
|Raytheon contract from US. Army to produce latest version of TOW radio-controlled anti-tank missile.|
The Raytheon Co. Missile Systems segment in Tucson, Ariz., will build the latest versions of a radio-controlled anti-tank missile TOW that has been in the U.S. inventory since 1970 under terms of a multi-million-dollar contract announced late last week.
Raytheon Company tested a new propulsion system for the Tube-Launched, Optically-Tracked, Wireless (TOW) missile launched from Stryker armoured vehicle.
Officials of the U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal (Missile), Ala., on Thursday awarded a $57.8 million contract to Raytheon to produce the tube-launched, optically-tracked, wireless-guided (TOW) -- better-known as the TOW missile.