Raytheon acquires Tucson-based Sensintel Inc
Raytheon Company has acquired privately-held Sensinte Inc a leading provider of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) solutions to the intelligence and special operations markets. “Sensintel’s expertise in unmanned aircraft systems solutions makes it a natural fit with Raytheon’s Advanced Missile Systems product line,” said Dr. Taylor W. Lawrence, Raytheon Missile Systems President. “The acquisition of Sensintel enhances the growth prospects of our UAS business and the advanced capabilities we can offer our customers.” unmanned submersibles is a natural extension of the submarine work we do at Newport News Shipbuilding,” said Matt Mulherin, HII Corporate Vice President and Newport News Shipbuilding President. “We believe the combination of Newport News and ESD expertise will enable us to compete successfully in the unmanned underwater vehicle market, and we are excited to welcome ESD to our team.”
ESD will operate as Undersea Solutions Group, a subsidiary of HII, and will report to Newport News Shipbuilding’s Submarine and Fleet Support Division.