Missile DefenseFebruary 22, 2018
President Donald Trump’s fiscal year 2019 budget request calls for major increases in missile defense spending relative to his last budget blueprint.
Homeland SecurityFebruary 21, 2018
The Department of Homeland Security is requesting more than $2.2 billion in fiscal year 2019 for “high priority” investments in border security equipment and infrastructure to thwart illegal border crossings.
Robotics and Autonomous SystemsFebruary 20, 2018
QUANTICO, Va. — On a cold morning in December, a UH-1 “Huey” helicopter took off from Landing Zone Stork at Marine Corps Base Quantico. It flew about two miles before touching down in between buildings at Landing Zone Egret.
BudgetFebruary 12, 2018
President Donald Trump’s fiscal year 2019 defense budget request would add additional ships and aircraft to the Navy’s inventory, as the service prepares for great power competition.
Missile DefenseFebruary 05, 2018
The Pentagon’s missile defense programs are expected to receive a major infusion of cash in the coming years as North Korea and others engage in nuclear saber rattling.
Advanced WeaponsFebruary 02, 2018
To provide more flexible nuclear strike options, the United States intends to acquire a new sea-launched cruise missile and modify some existing warheads to lower their destructive power.
BudgetJanuary 31, 2018
The much-ballyhooed military buildup promised by President Donald Trump isn’t expected to kick into high gear until fiscal year 2020.
BudgetJanuary 25, 2018
Purchasing new icebreakers with a block buy contract could yield major savings for the cash-strapped Coast Guard, analysts said.