Strip of 52 acres will be used for the planned Aerospace Parkway.
Air Force buys undisclosed number of Griffin precision-guided weapons.
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems also announces Phalanx gun contract, test successes.
A roster of major local employers are looking to fill some 1,400 jobs.
But 3Q profit beats estimates only with special gains.
Plus, in other business news, a Tucson property management firm is acquired.
But efforts to give company more room to grow are critical, exec says.
Two supervisors have concerns about plans to bypass Tucson with new freeway.
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems to supply essential interceptor components for the Iron Dome anti-rocket system.
Contract comes even as Navy looks to curtail future orders.
Economic development update to feature keynote by Raytheon Missile Systems president.
The TALON laser-guided rocket kits will be produced in Tucson.
First delivery of new missile system marks procurement push.
McCain touches on a number of global hot spots in Raytheon townhall.
Congress wants bigger share of Iron Dome work going U.S. contractors.
Meanwhile, sales at the Tucson Raytheon Missile Systems unit fell 9 percent.
Budget bill, if it survives, would save the "Warthog."
Successful missile defense test means program lives another day.
Tucson is a major provider of wartime "shock and awe"
Optimism about the growing number of residents settling on Tucson’s southeast side is prompting the development of several “power centers” along the corridor.