Raytheon Company has been awarded a subcontract valued up to $104 million to modernize the ground segment for the U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk autonomous aircraft. Raytheon partners with Northrop Grumman as the ground integrator for Global Hawk contracts.
|A maintenance technician checks the system Nov. 23, 2010, as an RQ-4 Global Hawk gets ready for a mission while deployed at an air base in Southwest Asia|
(Credit: USAF/Staff Sgt. Andy M. Kin)