Defense DepartmentJanuary 22, 2020
For years, experts and military officials have been sounding the alarm across the defense industry: More STEM — or science, technology, engineering and mathematics — talent is needed to meet the challenges of a volatile and uncertain future.
Logistics and MaintenanceJanuary 15, 2020
The Navy is working on new ways to move ships out of scheduled maintenance availabilities faster and on time, said the sea service's assistant secretary for research, development and acquisition Jan. 15.
Global Defense MarketJanuary 15, 2020
With great power competitor China upping its game, there is a need to better integrate the Navy and Marine Corps’ naval forces, said Commandant Gen. David Berger Jan. 15.
Robotics and Autonomous SystemsJanuary 14, 2020
The Pentagon will soon stand up a counter-unmanned aerial system office that will be headed by the Army, said the Defense Department’s top weapons buyer Jan. 14.
Robotics and Autonomous SystemsJanuary 10, 2020
The National Defense Industrial Association recently tapped Shane Shaneman, the strategic director of national security and defense at Carnegie Mellon University, to be its new senior fellow for artificial intelligence.
Training and SimulationDecember 16, 2019
When Gen. David Berger, commandant of the Marine Corps, took the helm of the service earlier this year, he laid out a number of priorities that he would focus on during his tenure. These included force design; warfighting; core values; command and leadership; and education and training.
Training and SimulationDecember 13, 2019
Last year the Air Force announced that it had tapped a Boeing-Saab team to build its next-generation pilot trainer that would prepare its aviators for future fights. A year out, the team is hitting program milestones as it works to deliver the first aircraft in 2023.
Robotics and Autonomous SystemsDecember 10, 2019
U.S. European Command is eyeing new unmanned aviation platforms as it — along with its NATO allies — face a growing threat from great power competitor Russia, said the commander of European Command Dec. 10.