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US Army Researches Light Vehicle Concepts, Futures Chief Says

US Army Researches Light Vehicle Concepts, Futures Chief SaysWASHINGTON – The US Army is exploring concepts for future vehicles that would be lighter and faster, and still stron...
  • The Americas
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Europe

UK MoD Sells DSG to Babcock

UK MoD Sells DSG to Babcock LONDON – Britain has sold the state-owned Defence Support Group (DSG) to Babcock for £140 million, the Ministry of D...
  • Europe
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Asia & Pacific

Japan, Australia Selected for Pacific F-35 Sustainment

Japan, Australia Selected for Pacific F-35 Sustainment WASHINGTON – The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program has selected Japan and Australia to provide heavy airframe and en...
  • Asia & Pacific
  • 1 day ago
Congress

Sony Hack Could Mean New Senate Subcommittee

Sony Hack Could Mean New Senate SubcommitteeActors Seth Rogen and James Franco could become the focus of national security discussions on Capitol Hill next year....
  • Congress
  • 2 hours, 35 minutes ago
Intercepts

A closer look at the "Modified LCS"

A closer look at the "Modified LCS"The announcement Dec. 11 by the senior leadership of the Pentagon and US Navy that the Small Surface Combatant (SSC) will be a modified version of existing Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) was no surprise to most followers of this saga. What was surprising was the absence...
  • Intercepts
  • 2 hours, 48 minutes ago
Intercepts

Twitter Does It Again: Behold @cromnibus

Twitter Does It Again: Behold @cromnibusMeet the Twitter account for the spending bill
  • Intercepts
  • 3 hours, 42 minutes ago
Intercepts

Chuck Hagel's Pentagon Dismissal: Ironies Abound

Chuck Hagel's Pentagon Dismissal: Ironies AboundThe Ironies of Chuck Hagel's Pentagon Dismissal
  • Intercepts
  • 3 hours, 52 minutes ago
Intercepts

NORAD Launches Unblinking Eye Tomorrow, But Don't Freak

NORAD Launches Unblinking Eye Tomorrow, But Don't FreakLike the offspring of the Great Eye of Sauron and the lovable Goodyear blimp, the JLENS aerostat carries systems that can surveil and track objects, like cruise missiles, in an area as large as Texas, staying aloft for up to 30 days.
  • Intercepts
  • 3 hours, 53 minutes ago
Intercepts

F-35 Close Air Support Tactics Development: A Deeper Look

F-35 Close Air Support Tactics Development: A Deeper LookA Look at F-35 Close Air Support Tactics Development
  • Intercepts
  • 4 hours, 16 minutes ago
Congress

Obama Signs $1.1T Spending Bill Into Law

Obama Signs $1.1T Spending Bill Into LawPresident Obama signed the $1.1 trillion federal spending measure into law Tuesday, officially ending any threat of a...
  • Congress
  • 6 hours, 57 minutes ago
Mideast & Africa

‘No Test’ Declared for Arrow-3 Interceptor

‘No Test’ Declared for Arrow-3 InterceptorTEL AVIV – An Israeli Defense Ministry official on Wednesday characterized a test conducted the previous day of the ...
  • Mideast & Africa
  • 22 hours, 3 minutes ago
Europe

Shipbuilder: Russian Mistral Sailors To Leave France

Shipbuilder: Russian Mistral Sailors To Leave FrancePARIS – About 400 Russian sailors are returning home, French shipbuilder DCNS said Wednesday, as Paris weighs whethe...
  • Europe
  • 23 hours, 27 minutes ago
Europe

Italian Reaper Drones To Be Used for Crowd Monitoring

Italian Reaper Drones To Be Used for Crowd MonitoringROME – As their deployment to Afghanistan comes to an end, unarmed Italian Reaper UAVs are to be used to monitor soc...
  • Europe
  • 1 day ago
Europe

Turkish Arms Exports in Jan-Nov Up by 20%

Turkish Arms Exports in Jan-Nov Up by 20%ANKARA – Turkey’s defense exports in the first 11 months of 2014 rose by a sharp 20 percent from the same period in ...
  • Europe
  • 1 day ago
Europe

Nigerian Defense Ministry Orders Assault Rifles From Poland

Nigerian Defense Ministry Orders Assault Rifles From PolandWARSAW – The Nigerian Defense Ministry has ordered 1,000 assault rifles from Polish firearms maker Fabryka Broni Luc...
  • Europe
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Europe

South Korea To Export K-9 Howitzers to Poland

South Korea To Export K-9 Howitzers to PolandSEOUL – South Korea will export 120 self-propelled howitzers developed by Samsung Techwin to Poland, officials from ...
  • Europe
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Asia & Pacific

Taiwan Pressing On With Local Sub Build

Taiwan Pressing On With Local Sub BuildTAIPEI – Taiwan Navy officials are committed to their submarine build plans and will not wait for the US government ...
  • Asia & Pacific
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
The Americas

Analysis: Congress Reworks 10 Percent of DoD Procurement Budget

Analysis: Congress Reworks 10 Percent of DoD Procurement BudgetWASHINGTON – Congressional committees tweaked nearly 10 percent of the money that the Pentagon requested for its fis...
  • The Americas
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
The Americas

For Next Congress, Pressure Mounts for Faster Spending Bills

For Next Congress, Pressure Mounts for Faster Spending BillsWASHINGTON – For congressional Republicans, it’s put up or shut up time.
  • The Americas
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Europe

Sweden and Denmark Summon Russian Ambassadors Over Air Incident

Sweden and Denmark Summon Russian Ambassadors Over Air IncidentSTOCKHOLM – Sweden and Denmark summoned Russia’s ambassadors Monday in protest over a near miss between a Russian su...
  • Europe
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
The Americas

Column: Preaching to the Choir

Column: Preaching to the ChoirThe speakers spoke passionately, using words like “must” and “have to.” Audience members nodded in agreement. The mor...
  • The Americas
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Asia & Pacific

China-US Space Relations See Small but Important Step

China-US Space Relations See Small but Important StepWASHINGTON – China has taken a small, but potentially meaningful, step toward more normalized relations with the int...
  • Asia & Pacific
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
The Americas

Time Frame Set for US Tech Initiative

Time Frame Set for US Tech Initiative WASHINGTON – The long-range research-and-development initiative recently touted by top Pentagon leadership to help c...
  • The Americas
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Vehicles

US Army’s AMPV Variants Report to Congress Due Soon

US Army’s AMPV Variants Report to Congress Due Soon WASHINGTON – The US Army is planning to report a study to Congress next month that would impact the debate over ambu...
  • Vehicles
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Asia & Pacific

Aselsan Launches Subsidiary in Jordan

Aselsan Launches Subsidiary in JordanAMMAN – Turkish military electronics specialist Aselsan inaugurated Dec. 15 a joint venture production plant in Jord...
  • Asia & Pacific
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Mideast & Africa

Mideast Budgets Cushioned From Oil Price Drops

Mideast Budgets Cushioned From Oil Price DropsABU DHABI – Falling oil prices are hitting Middle Eastern defense budgets, but surplus funds accumulated in previous...
  • Mideast & Africa
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Asia & Pacific

3 Firms Tapped To Fix Australia’s Destroyer Program

3 Firms Tapped To Fix Australia’s Destroyer ProgramMELBOURNE, Australia – The Australian government announced new steps to fix its ailing Air Warfare Destroyer effort ...
  • Asia & Pacific
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago