Shaheen Statement on Award to Develop the Long-Range Radar Contract to Raytheon

May 12, 2017

(Washington, DC) – U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, issued the following statement after Raytheon, a major employer in New Hampshire, was awarded an Air Force contract to develop the Three-Dimensional Expeditionary Long-Range Radar (3DELRR).

"‎I congratulate Raytheon on receiving this well-deserved contract," said Shaheen. "Raytheon employs thousands of Granite Staters whose hard work supports our country’s national security. This new contract is a continuation of our state’s proud tradition of contributing to the defense of our nation.”