Strip of 52 acres will be used for the planned Aerospace Parkway.
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems also announces Phalanx gun contract, test successes.
But 3Q profit beats estimates only with special gains.
Tucson could "get a piece" of new Photonics Manufacturing Institute.
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 components for Iron Dome system.
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.
First delivery of new missile system marks procurement push.
Congress wants bigger share of Iron Dome work going U.S. contractors.
Meanwhile, sales at the Tucson Raytheon Missile Systems unit fell 9 percent.
A committee passed a 2015 bill to fund the A-10.
Budget bill, if it survives, would save the "Warthog."
A key Senate subcommittee has approved a 2015 defense budget that would save the A-10 'Warthog' - a mainstay of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base - from the budget ax.
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Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems and the Army have completed a key testing milestone for the latest version of the Excalibur M982 precision-guided artillery shell, moving the weapon a step closer to full-rate production.
Australia wants to buy more than a half-billion dollars worth of air-combat missiles from Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems.