Strategic WeaponsOctober 31, 2019
The Pentagon’s plan to develop a new class of missiles could provide important capabilities, but they will come with a hefty price tag, analysts say.
Air PowerOctober 29, 2019
The Defense Department and prime contractor Lockheed Martin have reached an agreement on a $34 billion contract for low-rate initial production Lots 12 through 14 for the F-35 joint strike fighter, the Pentagon’s top weapons buyer announced Oct. 29.
BudgetOctober 28, 2019
Once a high-profile mission set, the military’s explosive ordnance disposal community is now receiving less attention — and less money — from lawmakers.
Defense DepartmentOctober 21, 2019
Secretary of Defense Mark Esper has ordered a sweeping review of the Pentagon’s “Fourth Estate” to look for ways to free up money to invest in the department’s top modernization priorities. But it could be difficult to make large cuts, one analyst said.
Emerging TechnologiesOctober 18, 2019
Next month the Defense Department will co-host the first event associated with its Trusted Capital Marketplace initiative, the Pentagon’s top weapons buyer announced Oct. 18.
Army NewsOctober 17, 2019
The Army is No. 1 by a long shot among the U.S. military services when it comes using other transaction authority agreements to fast-track projects, according to analysts from Bloomberg Government.
Army NewsOctober 15, 2019
Next year the Army will be conducting one of its largest exercises since the of the Cold War as it prepares for great power competition with Russia and China, the service’s chief of staff said Oct. 15.
Research and DevelopmentOctober 10, 2019
The Army Research Laboratory is zeroed in on key initiatives aimed at giving soldiers an edge on future battlefields against advanced adversaries.