Gen. Martin E. Dempsey

Gen. Martin Dempsey: US, NATO Build Up Readiness amid Russian Military Actions in Ukraine

The Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman has said the U.S. is working with NATO to bolster their readiness and capabilities amid Russia’s military actions in Ukraine, American Forces Press ...
U.S. Navy photo

Navy Outlines Hurdles to Warship Expansion Plan

U.S. Navy photo The U.S. Navy says it will be unable to match its current budget plan with the funding requirements to build new surface warships and submarines between 2025 and 2034, ...
army stock photo

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 ...
research and development RD

Study: Pentagon Needs Global Input to Keep Technological Advantage

The National Research Council committee has released a study that recommends the Defense Department take advantage of global science and technology developments to maintain the military’s ...
Michelle Janine Howard

Michelle Howard Becomes First Female Naval Officer to Attain 4-Star Rank; Ray Mabus Comments

Adm. Michelle Howard has attained the four-star rank, becoming the first woman officer in the U.S. Navy to achieve such a designation. Howard, formerly deputy chief of naval operations ...
Lt. Gen. Robert Otto

Robert Otto: ISR Tech Is Vital for Counterterrorism Efforts in Africa

Lt. Gen. Robert Otto U.S. military leaders believe that intelligence systems and increased collaboration between the U.S. and African allies are essential to fighting terrorism across ...
CapitolDome

House OKs $570B Defense Spending Bill

The House of Representatives has approved a $570 billion appropriations for the Defense Department for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2015, Associated Press reported Tuesday. Donna ...
DARPA

DARPA Investing in Science, Engineering Projects to Develop New Military Capabilities

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has asked industry to suggest ideas for applying science and engineering in the development of military defense and national security technology, ...
Robert Work

Robert Work Eyes Tech Offset Initiative to Maintain US Military’s Edge

Robert Work Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has started to share pieces of his plan to help the U.S. military maintain its strategic edge through technological offset, Defense ...
Air Force logo

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 ...