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Missile Failure Off Florida? British Leader Won't Say

The British government is being accused of concealing the failure of an unarmed ballistic missile la…

US Senate Confirms Mattis for Defense Secretary

US Senate approves Trump nominees to lead Pentagon, Homeland Security

The Army Handgun: A New Poster Child for Acquisition Malpractice?

Companies want fairness, but they also want predictability. And excessive bureaucracy in the name of…

Defense Industry Hopeful Trump Will Pick Up Export Control Reform

As President Donald Trump takes office on Jan. 20, the defense industry will be looking for him to b…

Trump Promises to Restore US Military Strength

The new president referenced changes in overseas defense spending and foreign alliances in his inaug…

Poland Mulls F-16 Purchase From US

The Defence Ministry may also acquire new anti-aircraft and air defense systems, submarines, and hel…

Nuclear Stockpile About to Go Leaderless, Senator Warns Trump

Heinrich: We simply cannot let national security positions to run on ‘auto-pilot.’

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President Trump pledges to grow the Air Force

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Defense Industry Hopeful Trump Will Pick Up Obama's Legacy of Export Control Reform

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Poland Mulls F-16 Purchase From US

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Norwegian Defense Companies Hope to Benefit From F-35 Program Deals

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Next SBIRS satellite prepped for launch

SBIRS GEO Flight 3 will be carried into orbit aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket launche…

Mattis Enthusiastic on ICBMs, Tepid on Nuclear Cruise Missile

The secretary of defense nominee also backs nuclear weapons in Europe.

Air Force to Examine Maintenance Problems at ICBM Bases

Before Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James ends her tenure as the service’s civilian leader, she i…

Dickinson Takes Helm at Army Space and Missile Defense Command

Lt. Gen. James Dickinson took the helm of US Army Space and Missile Defense Command and Army Forces…

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The Army Handgun: A New Poster Child for Acquisition Malpractice?

Companies want fairness, but they also want predictability. And excessive bureaucracy in the name of…

11 things you need to know about the Army's new handgun

Half a decade into its search for a new handgun, the Army has chosen Sig Sauer's P320 as its new ser…

Army: Your new handgun will be a Sig Sauer

Half a decade into its search for a new handgun, the Army has settled on Sig Sauer's version of the…

Thales and RUAG Partner on Training System for French Army

The program is intended as a teaching tool with a multimedia analysis, drawing on video and audio re…

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Missile failure off Florida? British leader won't say

The British government is being accused of concealing the failure of an unarmed ballistic missile la…

First F-35B Fighter Jets Arrive in Japan

The first Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters have arrived in Japan, beginning…

French, Australian Schools to Perform Joint Research for Sub Program

French universities ENSTA ParisTech, École Centrale de Nantes, CentraleSupélec and École Polytechniq…

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Preliminary Results Indicate 'Hack the Army' a Success

One of the main firms associated with the Army's effort released the results of the service’s first…

Enter the Fifth Domain

As foreign nationals – from independent hackers to criminal organizations to nation-states – continu…

The Specter of Cyberwar, Part I

Part 1 of this two-part series examines significant historical and recent developments that have set…

Post US Election, Global Community Preps to Safeguard Voting

BRUSSELS — High profile cyberattacks against enterprises, government agencies and political organiza…

Architecting the Nation for Cyber Defense [Commentary]

Former CYBERCOM Commander and NSA Director Gen. Keith Alexander and former Bush adviser Jamil Jaffer…

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Norwegian Defense Companies Hope to Benefit From F-35 Program Deals

Norway’s two largest defense companies, Kongsberg and Nammo, are hoping to realize subcontracting ga…

Sweden Backs Industry for Export Growth in Asia

Saab is refocusing resources in a determined push to sell more big-ticket defense systems, including…

Experts Wary As World Praises Iran for Honoring Terms of Nuclear Deal

Nonproliferation experts are warning that world praise conferred on Iran for abiding by terms of a l…

Turkey Launches 'Aggressive' Defense Export Campaign

The Turkish government has pressed the launch button for an “aggressive” campaign to give a boost to…

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US Senate Confirms Mattis for Defense Secretary

US Senate approves Trump nominees to lead Pentagon, Homeland Security

Nuclear Stockpile About to Go Leaderless, Senator Warns Trump

Heinrich: We simply cannot let national security positions to run on ‘auto-pilot.’

Senate Armed Services Makes Leadership Changes

Committee leaders announced Wednesday that five of the seven subcommittees will have new chairmen in…

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President Trump pledges to grow the Air Force

Newly sworn into office, the commander in chief on Friday said he will grow the service as part of h…

Trump takes over as commander in chief, promising to restore military strength

The new president referenced changes in overseas defense spending and foreign alliances in his inaug…

Defense Industry Hopeful Trump Will Pick Up Obama's Legacy of Export Control Reform

As President Donald Trump takes office on Jan. 20, the defense industry will be looking for him to b…

11 things you need to know about the Army's new handgun

Half a decade into its search for a new handgun, the Army has chosen Sig Sauer's P320 as its new ser…

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Turkey's Strained NATO Relations

Aykan Erdemir, Senior Fellow, Foundation for the Defense Democracies and Behnam Ben Taleblu, Senior…

Moscow Declaration: A Road to Progress?

Aykan Erdemir, Senior Fellow, Foundation for the Defense Democracies and Behnam Ben Taleblu, Senior…

Russia and NATO’s Tense Relations

Ruslan Pukhov, Director of the Center for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies discusses how NATO…

Moscow Trump Revealed

Ruslan Pukhov, Director of the Center for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies discusses Moscow’s…

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