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.
Quik Tek Assembly, a Tempe-based contract electronics provider and supplier to Raytheon Missile Systems, will hire 50 workers here as part of an expansion to Tucson, the region’s economic-development agency said.
The city of Tucson has made a formal proposal to become the home of a $5 billion “gigafactory” for lithium-ion batteries for electric cars.
Why do we Tucson reporters love to cover Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller so much?
The Missile Defense Agency awarded Raytheon Co. $350 million to increase its procurement of Standard Missile-3 Block IB missiles from eight to 44.
Safeway might put
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Third-grade students at Los Amigos Elementary School in Tucson had a dilemma to solve — how to best save a turtle from the polluted Ganges River in India.
Just off Interstate 10, the University of Arizona Science and Technology Park sprawls across the desert, a bustling complex where some 7,000 workers report to work everyday at companies including tech giants IBM and Raytheon.
Defense contractor Raytheon Co. has won a $1.28 billion contract to supply a missile-defense system to The Sultanate of Oman.