Business News: Raytheon UK to secure hundreds of aerospace jobs in support of Royal Air Force Shadow aircraft fleet
Contract with Ministry of Defence provides support and sustainment services over 11 years
LONDON – Jan. 2, 2019 – Raytheon UK (NYSE: RTN) today signed a £250 million contract with the Ministry of Defence to provide 11 years of support and sustainment services to the Royal Air Force’s Shadow aircraft fleet.
The contract supports Shadow aircraft maintenance, airworthiness management, design organisation and supply chain support. When work begins in April 2019, 200 full-time jobs will be secured at Raytheon’s intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance hub in North Wales, with an additional 250 sustained within the UK supply chain.