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Intel Community Agrees To Allow Industry To Sell High-Res Imagery, Clapper Says

The Intelligence Community (IC) has reached a consensus allowing commercial satellite imagery companies to sell…

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The upgraded avionics on the AV-8B Harrier, above, will be among the first to be certified as meeting NAVAIR's FACE standards. Photo courtesy U.S. Navy.

NAVAIR, NAVSEA Working to Boost Commonality, Interoperability in the Fleet

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. –The Naval Air Systems Command will work at the early engineering level…

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ScanEagle UAS recovered by "SkyHook" following seven-hour sortie at Wallops Island in February. Photo: Coast Guard

Coast Guard Begins Firming Plans To Acquire Small UAS

Following several demonstrations of a small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS) aboard two National Security Cutters…

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Lawmakers Formally Ask Kerry To Cease Trade With Russia Involving Military Equipment

Eleven lawmakers formally asked Secretary of State John Kerry Monday to immediately halt trade of…

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Lawmakers Formally Ask Kerry To Cease Trade With Russia Involving Military Equipment

Eleven lawmakers formally asked Secretary of State John Kerry Monday to immediately halt trade of…

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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…

President Barack Obama exiting Marine One. Photo: White House

Navy Plans To Award Presidential Helicopter Contract Next Month

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.--The Navy is awarding the contract for the next presidential helicopter in the…

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,…

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Army Prepares For Development of Largest DoD Solar Array

The Army April 14 said it plans to start development of a solar array that…

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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…

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Four Companies Could Share Almost $1 Billion Adding Network To Existing Radios

The Army April 9 awarded Exelis Inc., [XLS], General Dynamics [GD], Harris [HRS], and Thales…

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Savi Nabs $102 Million DoD RFID-IV Contract

Savi said on Wednesday that the Defense Department has awarded it a potential five-year, $102…

The upgraded avionics on the AV-8B Harrier, above, will be among the first to be certified as meeting NAVAIR's FACE standards. Photo courtesy U.S. Navy.

NAVAIR, NAVSEA Working to Boost Commonality, Interoperability in the Fleet

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. –The Naval Air Systems Command will work at the early engineering level…

The X-47 overflying an aircraft carrier last year. Photo: U.S. Navy

Navy To Integrate Unmanned X-47B In Carrier Ops

The Navy plans to test the unmanned X-47B in integrated air and flight deck operations…

Members of the RQ-21A Blackjack test team transport the RQ-21A Blackjack across the flight deck of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) after its first flight at sea Feb. 10, 2013. (U.S. Navy photo)

Marine Corps' RQ-21A to Complete At-Sea Tests This Summer; Insitu Extending Vehicle Endurance

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – The Marines’ RQ-21A Blackjack small tactical unmanned aerial system will finish…

The Navy and industry are looking to leverage parts and processes from the Virginia-class attack submarines, such as the USS North Dakota (SSN-784), above, where feasible. Though construction won't begin until 2021, talks are beginning now to learn what commonality makes financial sense. Photo courtesy U.S. Navy.

Navy Mulling Cross-Class Joint Buys, Multiyear Contracts to Meet Ohio-Replacement Goals

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. –The Navy signed off on the specifications of the Ohio-replacement ballistic missile…

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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…

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KC-46A Tanker Program Faces Challenging 12 Months Due To Software, GAO Says

The next year will be critical for the Air Force’s KC-46A aerial refueling tanker program…

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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…

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,…

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Google Acquires UAV Developer Titan Aerospace

Google [GOOG] on Monday said it has acquired Titan Aerospace, a developer of high-altitude solar-powered…

Exit for arriving passengers at Chicago O'Hare International Airport Terminal 5. Photo: Chicago Dept. of Aviation

TSA Awards MorphoTrust Potential $85 Million Contract For Credential Authenticators

The Transportation Security Administration last Friday awarded MorphoTrust a potential $85 million contract to provide…

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Proper Cyber Security Data Sharing Unlikely To Raise Antitrust Issues, Administration Says

Moving to remove another hurdle to the unwillingness of some in the private sector to…

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Oshkosh Defense Plans Layoffs Amid Military Spending Cuts

Oshkosh Corp. [OSK] said Thursday it plans to cut about 700 hourly jobs from its…



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