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Experts: Military readiness depends on better firepower

Analysts say upgrades and new research on munitions is needed to give U.S. forces the edge over pote…

Trump flirting with big Super Hornet order

At the rollout of Boeing’s newest commercial airliner, President Donald Trump indicated his administ…

Air Force official cautions against increasing F-35 buy rate

A sharp hike in the number of F-35As purchased in the near term could increase the overall price of…

Low-key Aero India 2017 witnessed limited agreements

Mostly only joint venture agreements and memorandums of understanding were announced between oversea…

Space

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A new push for missile defense in space under Trump?

Ahead of the release of the new administration’s first budget request, U.S. defense officials are pu…

Loral awarded DARPA contract — first from DoD in years

Space Systems Loral has been awarded a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency contract for remote…

Nuclear modernization costs: $400B over 10 years

That figure is a 15 percent increase from the last estimate.

Boeing to support orbiting GPS satellites

Boeing has been awarded an Air Force contract to support the GPS satellite system.

Land

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Ukraine company debuts tank-busting unmanned ground vehicle

Ukraine's SpetsTechnoExport is trying its hand at arming an unmanned ground vehicle, debuting its Fa…

A new push for missile defense in space under Trump?

Ahead of the release of the new administration’s first budget request, U.S. defense officials are pu…

NIMR flexes manufacturing might in UAE; unveils newer, nimbler combat vehicles

Leadership at the Abu Dhabi International Defense Exhibition announced -- among a variety of deals m…

Conflict zones offer Turkish armored vehicles new opportunities

The world’s conflict zones are offering unique opportunities to Turkey’s rising armored vehicles man…

Naval

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New Houthi weapon emerges: a drone boat

The Houthi boat that attacked and hit a Saudi frigate Jan. 30 in the Red Sea, reported earlier as a…

Norway's defense sector seeks lift through submarine deal with ThyssenKrupp

The defense-industrial component of the deal is expected to generate valuable contracts over the lon…

Canadian minister defends naval project after Fincantieri criticism

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has warned the Canadian government that it won’t bid on a new progra…

Cyber

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Russia will vie for Le Pen to win French election, says infosec researcher

An information security researcher has speculated on what may come in a covert Russian cyber conflic…

UK offers teens cybersecurity classes to fight attacks

Britain plans to give after-school cybersecurity training to thousands of teenagers in a bid to prot…

Agencies, contractors need 30,000 soldiers for ‘cyber tech army’

Career adviser website Paysa has published a blog post looking at the tens of thousands of openings…

Cyber integral to US kill/capture missions in 2016

The Air Force has conducted a multitude of cyber missions over the last year that have contributed t…

Commercial sector has concerns with cyber status quo

Given that the cyberspace infrastructure used by the public is operated and maintained by the privat…

Policy

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Israel defense minister disses 'soft power' at Munich Security Conference

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Sunday denigrated the value of so-called "soft power,"…

Underwater drones, border sensors are growth areas for Gulf nations

Despite lower oil income, countries will still spend big in 2017, analysts predict.

Mattis: Trump has thrown 'full support' behind NATO

U.S. President Donald Trump has thrown his “full support” behind the alliance, U.S. Secretary of Def…

Robert Harward turns down national security adviser's job

Kellogg remains acting national security adviser.

Congress

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Pentagon refutes reports Trump's Navy secretary pick is about to withdraw

Philip Bilden "remains fully committed," a spokesman for Defense Secretary James Mattis said Sunday.

Experts: Military readiness depends on better firepower

Analysts say upgrades and new research on munitions is needed to give U.S. forces the edge over pote…

Air Force official cautions against increasing F-35 buy rate

A sharp hike in the number of F-35As purchased in the near term could increase the overall price of…

Regions

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Israel defense minister disses 'soft power' at Munich Security Conference

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Sunday denigrated the value of so-called "soft power,"…

Ukraine company debuts tank-busting unmanned ground vehicle

Ukraine's SpetsTechnoExport is trying its hand at arming an unmanned ground vehicle, debuting its Fa…

Pentagon refutes reports Trump's Navy secretary pick is about to withdraw

Philip Bilden "remains fully committed," a spokesman for Defense Secretary James Mattis said Sunday.

NIMR flexes manufacturing might in UAE; unveils newer, nimbler combat vehicles

Leadership at the Abu Dhabi International Defense Exhibition announced -- among a variety of deals m…

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Feb. 19 on Defense News TV

Catch the new episode of Defense News TV at 11 a.m on ABC 7 - WJLA.

Flashpoints off the coast of Yemen

Defense News Naval Warfare Reporter Christopher Cavas discusses the increasing threats and choke poi…

The Pentagon and the commercial satellite industry

Amber Corrin, editor of C4ISRNET, explains the evolving relationship between the Pentagon and the co…

Celebrating military black history

Military Times joins Defense News TV to celebrate military black history with a series of known and…

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