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Army Research Lab Demos Autonomy Concepts to Japan Defense Sector Delegation

A team of researchers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory have demonstrated future autonomous technologies before a delegation from the Japanese Association of Defense Industries on Wednesday. David McNally of ARL Public Affairs wrote in a blog post published Thursday the lab briefed the visiting group on human-robot interactions and perception in small …

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CBO: Federal Budget Deficit Hits $588B for FY 2016

The Congressional Budget Office has estimated the federal government’s budget deficit at $588 billion for the 2016 fiscal year Sept. 30 in an increase of $149 billion over the figure calculated in FY 2015. CBO said Friday that the increase in 2016 deficit was the first since 2009 as total receipts and total outlays …

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Navy Launches Online Credentialing Program for Civilian Workforce

The Department of the Navy has unveiled a new website in an effort to expand professional development opportunities for DON’s civilian workforce. The DON Credentialing Opportunities On-Line site is designed to help civilian employees find certification and licensure programs based on their formal training and on-the-job experience, the U.S. Navy said Tuesday. Civilian personnel can search the …

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Report: Air Force Starts ICBM Program Test Fund Collection Effort

The U.S. Air Force has started to gather resources and funds to test a new intercontinental ballistic missile fleet as part of the branch’s modernization effort, Defense News reported Tuesday. Aaron Mehta writes the Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center already sought to designate the Ground Base Strategic Deterrent program …

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GAO: Government Procurement Agreements Must Streamline Transparency, Procedures

The Government Accountability Office has called for a streamlining in the market access commitments of government procurement agreements. GAO released a report on Tuesday that details the provisions and market access schedules of select international procurement agreements across six agreements in an effort to identify similarities and variations. The report …

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Vice Adm. Luke McCollum Takes Navy Reserve Chief Post

Vice Adm. Luke McCollum, formerly deputy commander of the Navy Expeditionary Combat Command, has transitioned into a new post as chief of Navy Reserve and commander of the Navy Reserve Force. McCollum relieved Vice Adm. Robin Braun during a change of command ceremony at Admiral Leutze Park on the Washington Navy Yard …

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