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AF’s Strategic Master Plan Works on Agility for Long-Term Service Growth

The U.S. Air Force has unveiled a strategic master plan that establishes 12 goals or benchmarks for the continued growth of the service to supplement its long-term broad plan released ...
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Senate Committee Tells DoD to Standardize Drone Pilot Training

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Ranking Member Jack Reed (D-R.I.) have urged the Defense Department to establish a standardized training program for ...
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Gen. Ray Odierno: Army Eyes New Combat Vehicle Development Programs

Gen. Ray Odierno Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno has said the military branch is looking to build four types of ground combat vehicle over the next two years, Breaking Defense ...
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Ashton Carter Notes Potential Chinese Isolation Amid APAC Territory Claims

Ashton Carter Defense Secretary Ashton Carter believes that China’s efforts to expand its territory in the Pacific, including the development of man-made islands, could isolate ...
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US Army Engineers Develop Guide, Training Course to Expedite Analysis of IED-Caused Craters; Jay Ehrgott Comments

Researchers at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center have created a guide and a training course designed to help frontline servicemen speed up the analysis of craters ...
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Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Harrigian: US Air Force Needs More Airmen to Maintain F-35 Jets

Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Harrigian, director of the U.S. Air Force’s F-35 Integration Office, has said the branch needs more than 1,100 airmen to maintain F-35 fighter jets in order to ...
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Robert Work Speaks to AIA About Defense Innovation

Robert Work U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work highlighted military technology programs, industry collaboration and the defense budget during his speech at an Aerospace Industries ...
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CIA Veteran Barry Royden: Interagency Cooperation Key to Counterterrorism Push

Barry Royden, a former counterintelligence director at the CIA, spoke to Business Insider last month about the process of recruiting and managing secret agents and the agency’s ...
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Joseph Tofalo Nominated for Command of Navy’s Submarine Forces

Joseph Tofalo Rear Adm. Joseph Tofalo, the U.S. Navy‘s director of undersea warfare, has received nomination from Defense Secretary Ashton Carter for the rank of vice admiral ...
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USSOCOM’s Matt Atkins: ISR Sensor Demand Poised to Grow

The U.S. Special Operations Command has developed an intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance roadmap as part of efforts to improve how the command gathers, transmits and exploits ...