Top Stories

DF-ST-87-06962

Defense Watch

  Coast Guard sUAS Funding. There is no funding in FY ’14 and none is…

Read Story
The Marine Corps' seabasing construct revolves around a variety of amphibious ships, Military Sealift Command ships and aircraft to move people and goods from the sea to shore for operations.

Marines' Expeditionary Force 21 Concept Suggests Some MSC Ship Upgrades

The Marine Corps’ new Expeditionary Force 21 capstone concept calls for alternative platforms to supplement…

Read Story
The USS Donald Cook arriving in Rota, Spain. Photo: U.S. Navy

Navy Confident Of Design Process For Next Version of DDG-51 Destroyers

The Navy is confident it can transition to the next version of the Arleigh Burke-class…

Read Story
The Navy's MQ-8B Fire Scout Vertical Takeoff and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (VTUAV). Photo by Northrop Grumman

DoD Reports Four Programs With Nunn-McCurdy Breaches

The Defense Department reported four programs in its 2013 Selected Acquisition Report (SAR) summary with…

Read Story
VIEW ALL


Current Articles

Current Articles

The Navy's MQ-8B Fire Scout Vertical Takeoff and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (VTUAV). Photo by Northrop Grumman

DoD Reports Four Programs With Nunn-McCurdy Breaches

The Defense Department reported four programs in its 2013 Selected Acquisition Report (SAR) summary with…

The Marine Corps' short takeoff and vertical landing (STOVL) F-35B performs a vertical landing. Photo: Lockheed Martin.

DoD Reports Increase In F-35 Acquisition Costs

F-35 acquisition costs increased $7.4 billion over a year, up 1.9 percent from last year,…

mcfarland

OSD to Examine How to Share Early Requirements Without Creating Misunderstandings

The Defense Department hopes to share its early requirements with industry more often as long…

The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. Photo by Lockheed Martin.

Canada's Review Of F-35 Complete; Under Evaluation

A review commissioned by the Canadian government to evaluate whether the country should proceed with…

The Navy's MQ-8B Fire Scout Vertical Takeoff and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (VTUAV). Photo by Northrop Grumman

DoD Reports Four Programs With Nunn-McCurdy Breaches

The Defense Department reported four programs in its 2013 Selected Acquisition Report (SAR) summary with…

Excalibur Firing
Photo: U.S. Army

Army Transitions To Excalibur Ib Production, Aims Toward Full Rate Production Decision

The Excalibur Program Office April 3 said it transitioned to Increment Ib production and heads…

CMWS
Photo: BAE Systems

BAE Systems’ CMWS Successfully Completes CDR For IASE Software Update

BAE Systems’ April 17 said its Common Missile Warning System (CMWS) completed a Critical Design…

M113
Photo: BAE Systems

General Dynamics Will Continue Talking AMPV With Army, No Further Protest

General Dynamics [GD] has dropped its protest of the Army’s Acquisition plan for the Armored Multi-Purpose…

The USS Donald Cook arriving in Rota, Spain. Photo: U.S. Navy

Navy Confident Of Design Process For Next Version of DDG-51 Destroyers

The Navy is confident it can transition to the next version of the Arleigh Burke-class…

The Navy's MQ-8B Fire Scout Vertical Takeoff and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (VTUAV). Photo by Northrop Grumman

DoD Reports Four Programs With Nunn-McCurdy Breaches

The Defense Department reported four programs in its 2013 Selected Acquisition Report (SAR) summary with…

Excalibur Firing
Photo: U.S. Army

Army Transitions To Excalibur Ib Production, Aims Toward Full Rate Production Decision

The Excalibur Program Office April 3 said it transitioned to Increment Ib production and heads…

The Marine Corps' seabasing construct revolves around a variety of amphibious ships, Military Sealift Command ships and aircraft to move people and goods from the sea to shore for operations.

Marines' Expeditionary Force 21 Concept Suggests Some MSC Ship Upgrades

The Marine Corps’ new Expeditionary Force 21 capstone concept calls for alternative platforms to supplement…

The Navy's MQ-8B Fire Scout Vertical Takeoff and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (VTUAV). Photo by Northrop Grumman

DoD Reports Four Programs With Nunn-McCurdy Breaches

The Defense Department reported four programs in its 2013 Selected Acquisition Report (SAR) summary with…

The Marine Corps' short takeoff and vertical landing (STOVL) F-35B performs a vertical landing. Photo: Lockheed Martin.

DoD Reports Increase In F-35 Acquisition Costs

F-35 acquisition costs increased $7.4 billion over a year, up 1.9 percent from last year,…

kc46a_2

Air Force Warns Sequestration Caps Could Re-Open KC-46 Tanker Contract

The Air Force could be on the hook for increased costs in the KC-46 aerial…

DF-ST-87-06962

DoD, Congress Should Prioritize Long-Range ISR, Strike Aircraft, CSBA Says

The Defense Department and Congress should give preference to fielding long-range intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance…

Rollout of Atlas V GPS IIF-4, Cape Canaveral AFS

Blumenthal Excludes RD-180 From Call To End Military Purchases From Russia

A key lawmaker’s call to halt all buys of military equipment from Russia does not…

The A-10 Warthog. Photo: Air Force.

Lawmakers Vow Legislation To Prevent Air Force From Divesting A-10

A pair of lawmakers said Thursday they would introduce legislation to prevent the Air Force…

Rep. Rob Wittman (R-Va.), chairman of the House Armed Services readiness subcommittee

HASC Discussing NDAA Language to Fund Ohio-Replacement Subs in Strategic Forces Fund

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md – As the House Armed Services seapower and projection forces subcommittee begins…

The Marine Corps' short takeoff and vertical landing (STOVL) F-35B performs a vertical landing. Photo: Lockheed Martin.

Navy’s Potential F-35C Software Delay Won’t Increase Program Costs, Bogdan Says

The Navy’s could potentially miss its 2018 deadline for having its F-35 software in place,…

SEACON provides submarine cable system to ROV/AUV industries. Photo: SEACON

TE Connectivity To Acquire Undersea Tech Company SEACON Group

Electronic connecting company TE Connectivity [TEL] on Thursday said it has agreed to acquire SEACON…

mcfarland

OSD to Examine How to Share Early Requirements Without Creating Misunderstandings

The Defense Department hopes to share its early requirements with industry more often as long…

Amazonas 4A satellite in Orbital's manufacturing facilities ahead of last months launch. Photo: Orbital Sciences

Income, Sales Fall At Orbital Sciences In First Quarter

A problem with a communications satellite built for Spain’s HISPASAT S.A. and inserted into orbit…

Rockwell Collins AN/TSC-167F satellite transportable terminal. Photo: Rockwell Collins

Sales Up, Earnings Down At Rockwell Collins In Second Quarter

Rockwell Collins [COL] on Thursday posted lower net income despite a rise in sales as…



The Latest From Other Defense Daily Network Publications

Defense Daily InternationalRSS

Space & Missile Defense ReportRSS

Homeland Security ReportRSS

C4I NewsRSS

Helicopter NewsRSS



Live chat by BoldChat