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GSA, Air Force to Form Enterprise Sourcing Panel

Tom Sharpe The Air Force has partnered with the General Services Administration to establish a working group that will help the military branch acquire products and services through ...
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James McLaughlin: Air Force Eyes ‘Proactive Stance’ in Cybersecurity

Maj. Gen. James McLaughlin Maj. Gen. James McLaughlin, formerly 24th Air Force commander, credited the soldiers under his command for their work to bolster the service’s cyber ...
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Frank Kendall: International Clients Still Look to U.S. Defense Industry

Frank Kendall The U.S. defense industry and Defense Department are shifting their focus toward pursuing business with international customers amid declining budgets and weak domestic ...
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Air Force Seeks Contractors for Sensor Tech Research Program

The Department of the Air Force is seeking vendors to perform research and development on sensing and sensor exploitation technologies up to $22 million in funding. The Air Force Materiel ...
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Deborah Lee James: Air Force Eyes $2B in Savings Through Reorganization

Deborah Lee James The Air Force plans to realign staff functions at headquarters across the service in an effort to achieve its goal of reducing costs by at least 20 percent over the ...
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Air Force Wants Open Tech for Ballistic Missile System Modernization

MDA photo The U.S. Air Force is seeking open technologies to replace the service’s ageing intercontinental ballistic missile systems, Defense Systems reported Wednesday. Joey Cheng ...
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CBO: Pentagon Could Change 70K Military Posts to Civilian Jobs, Save $19B

The Congressional Budget Office has put forward an idea for the Defense Department to save $19 billion over 10 years by replacing tens o thousands of uniformed soldiers with civilian ...
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Bill LaPlante: Air Force to Issue RFP for Long Range Bomber

The U.S. Air Force is set to release a request for proposal for a long-range strike bomber, Breaking Defense reported Wednesday. Bill LaPlante, U.S. Air Force acquisition head, said ...
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Daphne Falletti: Rep. Doug Lamborn Visited UTC Aerospace Systems Interiors Business

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-Colo.) recently made a tour of United Technologies’ interiors business unit within the aerospace systems segment in Colorado Springs, Colo. The interiors business ...
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Maj. Gen. William Bender Appointed to Air Force CIO Role

Air Force Maj. Gen. William Bender, deputy chief of the Office of Security Cooperation-Iraq, has been appointed to the roles of information dominance chief and chief information officer. President ...