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Showing posts with label Huntsville Missile Defense. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Huntsville Missile Defense. Show all posts

Friday, January 13, 2017

Pentagon approves Huntsville-built missiles for foreign sale


Pentagon approves Huntsville-built missiles for foreign sale


Article Excerpt: "... According to Raytheon, a major defense company, the company's Huntsville-built Standard Missile 6 (SM-6) has been approved for sale to foreign countries by the Defense Department ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Inside Raytheon’s SM-3, SM-6 Missile Interceptor Facility (with video)



Inside Raytheon’s SM-3, SM-6 Missile Interceptor Factory

Huntsville Missile Facility
Raytheon Photo

Article Excerpt: "... Tucked inside the fences of the Redstone Arsenal — a sprawling Army base just minutes from downtown Huntsville — is where defense giant Raytheon assembles ship-launched missile interceptors, although you would not know it from the lack of signage. ..."

Reference: defensenews.com
Video Link: http://bcove.me/alzz5k30

Friday, February 1, 2013

Huntsville would suffer under defense cuts

Companies, cities prepare for coming defense cuts


Article Excerpt: "... Slow-growth towns such as Huntsville, Ala. (23 percent, led by missile work), and St. Louis (7.4 percent, largely, Boeing’s F-15 and F/A-18 operations) will suffer more because they have fewer healthy replacement industries, Cochrane said. ..."


Reference: www.federaltimes.com