Raytheon Pursues Air Force Deal

Raytheon said it signed agreements with Harris Corporation and HP, forming a team that will pursue a $30 million U.S. Air Force Global Broadcast Service Satellite Broadcast Manager transition contract.

The critical mission support system for the military would provide wideband IP broadcasts of video, imagery and other information for support forces, the company said.

PEOPLE - Brian Skimmons, a satellite industry veteran, was named chief operating officer of Lavell Systems, a provider of managed network services.