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Defense-procurement reform critical, McCain says

Defense-procurement reform critical, McCain says

Service chiefs would get more authority but be held accountable for overruns, under Senate proposal.

August 24, 2015 6:30 pmLoading…
Senate panel's plan would give A-10 another year

Senate panel's plan would give A-10 another year

McCain's Armed Services Committee bans A-10 retirement, cuts to electronic jamming planes.

May 14, 2015 4:25 pmLoading…
Raytheon's Tomahawk hits mark in key tests

Raytheon's Tomahawk hits mark in key tests

Test missiles hit moving target, ground-support objective.

February 11, 2015 11:15 am Video

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Pentagon asks billions for Raytheon weapons

Pentagon asks billions for Raytheon weapons

Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems to benefit from production of Tomahawk, other weapons.

February 02, 2015 6:18 pmLoading…
News and notes

News and notes

Raytheon gets $26M contract for Tomahawk launchers; Arizona gas prices fall again.

December 11, 2014 6:00 pm Related

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Budget deal would save A-10 for a year

Budget deal would save A-10 for a year

Deal on defense bill also would keep the Navy buying Tomahawk cruise missiles.

December 03, 2014 11:58 amLoading…
Raytheon wins $251M to produce Tomahawk cruise missiles

Raytheon wins $251M to produce Tomahawk cruise missiles

Contract comes even as Navy looks to curtail future orders.

September 26, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…
Key Senate panel backs A-10 fleet

Key Senate panel backs A-10 fleet

 The budget bill that would save the A-10 'Warthog.'

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Key Senate panel wants to keep A-10 flying

Key Senate panel wants to keep A-10 flying

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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Senators working on plan to save the A-10

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.

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Proposed halt of Tomahawk missile buys raises concerns at Raytheon

Proposed halt of Tomahawk missile buys raises concerns at Raytheon

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.

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Tucson Tech: Innovation, diagnostics movements carry into 2014

Tucson Tech: Innovation, diagnostics movements carry into 2014

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.

January 02, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Raytheon asks judge to toss Tomahawk-warhead lawsuit

Raytheon asks judge to toss Tomahawk-warhead lawsuit

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.

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Raytheon fetes Tomahawk but next-gen system in doubt

Raytheon fetes Tomahawk but next-gen system in doubt

Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems celebrated the latest major milestone for its long-lived Tomahawk cruise missile program on Tuesday with cake and speeches.

November 06, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Raytheon adding moving-target feature to Tomahawk

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.

October 08, 2013 2:15 pmLoading…

Raytheon weapons expected to be key in attack

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:

August 29, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Raytheon disputes claim of tech theft

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.

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Raytheon accused of taking secrets

Raytheon accused of taking secrets

The guided-missile destroyer USS Barry launched a Tomahawk cruise missile to support Joint Task Force Odyssey Dawn in Libya.

June 10, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Raytheon accused of taking secrets

Raytheon accused of taking secrets

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.

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Tucson-based Raytheon unit wins $338M for Tomahawks

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.

June 08, 2012 10:52 amLoading…

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