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Trump Proposes Lifetime Ban on Defense Firms Hiring DoD Contracting Officials

But the president-elect says he hasn't made up his mind.

Government shutdown averted with spending through April

WASHINGTON -- President Obama signed a temporary spending bill that keeps the government open and fu…

Norway Looks South in Search of Arctic-Class Submarine Builder

The competition to replace the Norwegian navy’s Ula-class boats is now a straight contest between Fr…

Defense, Navy Secretaries Spar Over Budget

The terms in office of Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Navy Secretary Ray Mabus might be nearing th…

Air Force Eyes Congressional Waiver From Fixed-Price Deal on JSTARS

The Air Force hopes to release a final request for proposals for JSTARS replacement aircraft by the…

Former Indian Air Force Chief Arrested in AgustaWestland Copter Deal

A former Indian Air Force chief was arrested Friday by the Central Bureau of Investigation for alleg…

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Air Force Eyes Congressional Waiver From Fixed-Price Deal on JSTARS

The Air Force hopes to release a final request for proposals for JSTARS replacement aircraft by the…

Israel 'Ready' to Operate F-35s Without Ever Actually Flying Them

Dec. 12 Ceremony Planned for Receipt of First Pair of Stealth Fighters

Airbus Awarded $2.3B Canadian Search-and-Rescue Project

Canadian Cabinet ministers will announce Dec. 8 that the Airbus C-295 has been selected as the count…

Nigeria Takes Delivery of Pakistani-made Super Mushshak Trainer Aircraft

The Nigerian Air Force has taken delivery of the first four out of 10 MFI-17 Super Mushshak primary…

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Turkey Launches New Military Satellite

The country's president said Turkey was now targeting more advanced and more indigenous satellites.

Advanced Tech Needed for 'Inevitable' High-end Conflict

Conflict in non-permissive, contested and congested environments is not an if, but a when, according…

Space Junk Waits for No One: How the Trump Administration Must Handle a Growing Crisis

The Obama administration has made a lot of progress in bringing its space strategy to bear, but one…

Garamendi: No Halt for Nuclear Modernization Programs in Sight

The Triad modernization is going to continue, the lawmaker said.

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Czech Defense Ministry Eyes New Armored Vehicles, Radars Amid Budget Hike

The Czech Republic is intensifying efforts to raise its military expenditure from 1.08 percent of it…

Peru Wants US Army Stryker Infantry Carrier Vehicles

Some of the Army’s excess flat-bottomed Stryker Infantry Carrier Vehicles could go to Peru.

French Defense Minister Seeks to Reassure RTD Employees of Job Security

French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has told Renault Trucks Defense staff that there is littl…

Army Debating Suitable Aircraft For Future Attack Mission

The Army has a long road ahead as it carves a path to buy a new family of helicopters in the 2030s,…

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Norway Looks South in Search of Arctic-Class Submarine Builder

The competition to replace the Norwegian navy’s Ula-class boats is now a straight contest between Fr…

Defense, Navy Secretaries Spar Over Budget

The terms in office of Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Navy Secretary Ray Mabus might be nearing th…

France, Australia Reach Deal to Share Secrets on Defense Programs

France and Australia yesterday signed a treaty for sharing classified information, a bilateral agree…

Cyber

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Advanced Tech Needed for 'Inevitable' High-end Conflict

Conflict in non-permissive, contested and congested environments is not an if, but a when, according…

Army Electronic Warfare Strategy Nearing Completion

The establishment of an Army Cyber Directorate, the Rapid Capabilities Office and a nearly completed…

Congress set to elevate CYBERCOM to unified combatant command

In the newly released National Defense Authorization Act, Congress authorizes the elevation of Cyber…

Humans have capacity to shape future of cyberspace

As cyberspace is manmade, humans can shape the domain more so than the four other physical domains o…

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Government shutdown averted with spending through April

WASHINGTON -- President Obama signed a temporary spending bill that keeps the government open and fu…

The U.S. is sending another 200 troops to Syria as ISIS fight intensifies around Raqqa

With this deployment, the American military presence on the ground in Syria will grow to 500.

Trump Proposes Lifetime Ban on Defense Firms Hiring DoD Contracting Officials

But the president-elect says he hasn't made up his mind.

Norway Looks South in Search of Arctic-Class Submarine Builder

The competition to replace the Norwegian navy’s Ula-class boats is now a straight contest between Fr…

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Government shutdown averted with spending through April

WASHINGTON -- President Obama signed a temporary spending bill that keeps the government open and fu…

Government shutdown looms, but likely means little disruption for the military

The shutdown is expected to last less than two days, starting early Saturday morning and ending some…

Congress Reassures Baltic Representatives on NATO Commitment

NATO members pledged to support the Baltics, despite concerns surrounding a Trump administration.

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Czech Defense Ministry Eyes New Armored Vehicles, Radars Amid Budget Hike

The Czech Republic is intensifying efforts to raise its military expenditure from 1.08 percent of it…

Turkey Launches New Military Satellite

The country's president said Turkey was now targeting more advanced and more indigenous satellites.

Former Indian Air Force Chief Arrested in AgustaWestland Copter Deal

A former Indian Air Force chief was arrested Friday by the Central Bureau of Investigation for alleg…

Congress Reassures Baltic Representatives on NATO Commitment

NATO members pledged to support the Baltics, despite concerns surrounding a Trump administration.

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Pearl Harbor Mystery

Stephen Harding, author of “Dawn of Infamy: A Sunken Ship, a Vanished Crew, and the Final Mystery of…

Trump's Possible Cyber Strategies

Rob Knake, a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, discusses with Defense News Executiv…

Hack the Pentagon

Lisa Wiswell, digital security lead with the Pentagon's Defense Digital Services, discusses with Fed…

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