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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.

November 04, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
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.

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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.

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Police Reports

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 …

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Raytheon earnings up 15%

Raytheon earnings up 15%

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.

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Raytheon earnings up 15%

Raytheon earnings up 15%

 

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Tomahawk may get ship-killer role

Tomahawk may get ship-killer role

A U.S. Navy missile that cruises hundreds of miles over land to blow up buildings is being redesigned in Tucson to chase down moving targets.

July 12, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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MISSILE'S NEW ROLE: Raytheon adapts Tomahawk to meet evolving threats.

July 10, 2009 12:00 am

 

July 10, 2009 12:00 am

Police Reports

1 Fraud was reported at 5:32 p.m. April 17 at a business in an office complex at 2200 E. River Road. The business owner told deputies the following: She discovered someone forged five checks totalling $2,500 using her business bank account. She has not seen her computer consultant for two we…

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Raytheon's Tomahawk to get new naval role

Raytheon's Tomahawk to get new naval role

Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems says it plans to adapt its Tomahawk cruise missile to a naval combat role by adding the ability to hit moving surface targets.

May 05, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

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