Contract comes even as Navy looks to curtail future orders.
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.
A group of U.S. senators, including Arizona’s John McCain, is crafting a plan to save the A-10 close air-support jet — a mainstay of Tucson’s Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.
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.
Tucson’s technology sector had its share of highs and lows in 2013. Here’s a look at some of the top local tech stories of 2013, in no particular order, and what to look for in the coming year.
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems is trying to persuade a judge to throw out a lawsuit over a new warhead design for the Tomahawk cruise missile.
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems celebrated the latest major milestone for its long-lived Tomahawk cruise missile program on Tuesday with cake and speeches.
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems has tested a new target seeker for its latest Tomahawk cruise missile to give the weapon the ability to hit moving targets.
Military experts say several precision-guided weapons made by Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems are among those likely to be used in the expected U.S. and allied attack on the Syrian regime. Here’s a quick look at the weapons:
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems has fired back at a lawsuit filed by a former development partner who alleges Raytheon stole its trade secrets involving a warhead for the Tomahawk cruise missile.
The guided-missile destroyer USS Barry launched a Tomahawk cruise missile to support Joint Task Force Odyssey Dawn in Libya.
A former development partner is suing Raytheon Missile Systems in federal court in Tucson, alleging the missilemaker stole trade secrets involving a proposed new, bunker-busting warhead for the Tomahawk cruise missile.
The U.S. Navy has awarded Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems a $338 million contract to produce more than 350 Tomahawk Block IV tactical cruise missiles.
1 Fraud was reported at 12:17 p.m. July 19 in the 4000 block of
East Alvernon Circle. A resident told deputies the following: Two
personal checks she sent to her son in Los Angeles were stolen,
altered and cashed for larger amounts. The first check, made out
for $23.98, had been cashed July …
WASHINGTON — Two of the nation's biggest military contractors
reported divergent second-quarter earnings Thursday, results that
come as the defense industry begins to sort out the impact of
shifting priorities in Pentagon weapons-buying strategies.
A U.S. Navy missile that cruises hundreds of miles over land to
blow up buildings is being redesigned in Tucson to chase down