Raytheon Company Purchases Flight Options International's Interest in Flight Options, LLC
WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 29, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has closed an agreement with Flight Options International to purchase its remaining equity in Flight Options, LLC, a fractional jet service provider.
Prior to this agreement, Raytheon had a 97.6% ownership stake in Flight Options, LLC. This equity purchase makes Flight Options, LLC a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), with 2004 sales of $20.2 billion, is an industry leader in defense and government electronics, space, information technology, technical services, and business and special mission aircraft. With headquarters in Waltham, Mass., Raytheon employs more than 80,000 people worldwide.
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