SPY-6 radars to be developed for U.S. NavyNews
January 17, 2020
ANDOVER, Mass. Raytheon Company has signed an exclusive teaming agreement with Major Tool & Machine, Inc. to develop array structures for the U.S. Navy's SPY-6 radar program when it transitions from low-rate initial production to hardware production and sustainment.
SPY-6 is a family of next-generation, integrated air-and-missile defense radars that are being installed on more than 50 ships across seven Navy ship classes.
According to the company, the Raytheon-led SPY-6 program has met all 20 milestones, ahead of or on schedule.
AN/SPY-6(V) remains on schedule for delivery to the first DDG 51 Flight III, the future USS Jack H. Lucas (DDG 125). The first delivery of AN/SPY-6(V)2 to LHA 8, the USS Bougainville, an America Class Amphibious Assault Ship, is on plan for 2021.