Tag Archives: Air Force Materiel Command

Brig. Gen. William Cooley to Head Air Force Research Lab

Brig. Gen. William Cooley, program executive for programs and integration at the Missile Defense Agency, has been appointed as commander of the Air Force Research Laboratory at Wright-Patterson AF Base in Ohio, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. He will lead the laboratory’s efforts to discover, build and integrate warfighting technologies for U.S. air, space and …

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Pentagon Officials Recognize DoD Staff, Military Organizations at Defense Acquisition Workforce Awards

Frank Kendall, defense undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics, recognized several Defense Department personnel and military organizations during the Defense Acquisition Workforce awards held Thursday in Virginia, DoD News reported Thursday. Amaani Lyle writes Kendall discussed at the event DoD’s efforts to develop data-driven procurement policies as part of the Better …

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Air Force Establishes New Strategic Development Planning & Execution Office

The U.S. Air Force has unveiled a new office with responsibility over strategic development functions in support of the military branch’s development planning and experimentations initiatives. The Air Force Strategic Development Planning and Execution Office will work to aid senior-level decision makers in efforts to build on agility and structure strategies through development planning and testing efforts, the …

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Maj. Gen. Dwyer Dennis Named Air Force C3I & Networks PEO

Maj. Gen. Dwyer Dennis, formerly director of global reach programs at the U.S. Air Force headquarters, has been appointed as the service branch’s program executive officer for command, control, communications, intelligence and networks, the Defense Department said Friday. Dennis will be based at Air Force Materiel Command in his new assignment and was previously …

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Stephen Denker Assigned as NRO Deputy Director

Maj. Gen. Stephen Denker — formerly director of air, space and cyberspace operations at Headquarters Air Force Space Command — has been assigned to the position of deputy director at the National Reconnaissance Office. The U.S. Air Force’s chief of staff announced Denker’s new assignment on Friday. He previously served as director of strategic plans, …

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Ellen Pawlikowski Nominated to Lead Air Force Materiel Command

Lt. Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski, the U.S. Air Force deputy for acquisition, has been nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the next Air Force Materiel Command commander. President Obama also recommended that Pawlikowski be promoted to the rank of general, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter announced Wednesday. She manages the …

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Air Force Seeks Info on Proactive Cyberdefense, Control System

The Department of the Air Force is asking industry to adapt and incorporate a moving target defense system into a command and control platform to help the service achieve its cybersecurity goals. The Air Force Materiel Command issued a pre-solicitation Wednesday seeking contractors to develop a method to identify various moving target …

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