Sen. John McCain hosted a town hall meeting in downtown Tucson Monday, asking business owners to tell him how the Affordable Care Act, or “Obamacare,” has affected hiring and other business decisions.
John F. Kennedy was buried at Arlington 50 years ago today, leaving his body to rest but not much else.
The Master Sergeant woke me with: “Get going, boy. The day’s half over!”
An Army soldier who was shot and killed Wednesday morning by a Pima County sheriff’s deputy was in Tucson on leave to attend his father’s funeral.
U.S. Sens. Jeff Flake and John McCain have had two chances in the last week to state their support for the continued existence of the A-10, the mainstay of Tucson’s Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.
A colonel and 20 other members of an Arizona Air National Guard unit based in Tucson have been indicted on charges they defrauded the government of $1.4 million intended for deployed military members.
Tim Steller’s recent column is a valuable addition to the debate over the deployment of the F-35 aircraft.
When American troops find themselves in precarious positions on the battlefield, there is no better sound than the rumbling engines of an A-10 bringing its 30 mm gun to bear. Pumping out up to 1,174 rounds with incredible accuracy, it can literally mean the difference between life and death …
Eurozone recession ended in 2nd quarter
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems and a longtime supplier are suing each other over costly production problems with a key air-combat missile.
PHOENIX — The Air Force said Thursday it will assign three additional F-35 squadrons to Luke Air Force Base, bolstering the future of the facility 15 miles west of Phoenix as the military’s current fleet of F-16s is retired.
While much of the focus on this week's Paris Air Show was on the sales of wide-bodied passenger jets, the sexy and hot planes were fighters.
Meanwhile, manufacturers were pushing the civil uses of drones. French-based Delair-Tech displayed a small drone that can survey for damage to utility…
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems has won a $535 million contract for production of AIM-120 Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAMs), with about half of the production for foreign sales to Oman and Saudi Arabia.
A Raytheon-made Standard Missile 3 (SM-3) Block IB interceptor successfully intercepted a target missile over the Pacific in a May 15 test.
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems would get healthy orders for most of its weapons in the coming fiscal year under the Obama administration's proposed defense budget.
The man leading a U.S. Air Force program responsible for preventing sexual assault has been arrested on suspicion of drunkenly groping a woman in an Arlington, Va., parking lot, officials said Monday.
Resolution 22006 states: "City of Tucson Mayor and Council hereby recognizes and supports ... the leadership of Davis-Monthan to make the appropriate decisions when balancing National Security and community needs when it comes to their existing and future military mission and assignments."
Tucson residents may be hearing a bit more air traffic for the next week or so.
PHOENIX — Dirty bathrooms, closed trails and longer lines at Grand Canyon National Park. Furloughs for thousands of civilian defense workers. Reduced health care access.
An F-16 Fighting Falcon from Luke Air Force Base that broke the sound barrier was the cause of the loud noise that rattled windows and nerves in the Tucson area Wednesday night.