Raytheon JPS Communications designs, manufactures and sells electronic hardware and software products for several communication systems. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company, which is a supplier of defense and aerospace systems. Raytheon Company maintains a work force of more than 73,000 employees worldwide. The company operates Missile Systems, which develops and produces land combat missiles, guided projectiles, naval weapon systems and directed energy weapons under the Centurion, Paveway, MALD, Maverick and Tomahawk brand names. Raytheon Company also owns and operates Raytheon Technical Services Company, which provides customized engineering, mission support and integrated training solutions for the federal and commercial customers.