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.
These engineering projects may not be ready to go to work, but the students who created them are
Shares of Raytheon Co., parent of Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems, fell more than 4 percent Thursday after reporting that a slowdown in the federal marketplace sapped first-quarter sales.
Two campuses in the Vail School District have been awarded a $37,000 scholarship to help teach engineering concepts and practices.
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems is working to head off a proposed U.S. Navy budget proposal that would halt purchases of the Tomahawk cruise missile — the nation’s primary long-range strike missile — after 2015.
An electrical leak from a battery may have prevented a warhead made by Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems from separating from its booster rocket in a missile-defense test that failed in July, according to findings emerging from a Pentagon review.