DefenseAlert, Feb. 26, 2015 -- Engility on Thursday made its acquisition of TASC final, creating a new services giant that company executives expect to produce $2.9 billion in revenue by 2019.
DefenseAlert, Feb. 26, 2015 -- A move last summer by the Air Force and Raytheon to recalibrate the scope of the development effort for the Global Positioning System III Operational Control Segment will bring the estimated total cost for the next-generation satellite control system to $3.9 billion, a nearly 15 percent increase compared to last year.
DefenseAlert, Feb. 26, 2015 -- Norway and Australia recently agreed to cooperate on developing the Joint Strike Missile that will be introduced as a weapon on the Joint Strike Fighter in the 2020s, according to a statement.
DefenseAlert, Feb. 26, 2015 -- The Marine Corps is reevaluating whether it will fund a humvee upgrade program in its fiscal year 2017 budget process due to a tactical vehicle gap the service expects to face while waiting for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle to enter the fleet, according to a top official.
DefenseAlert, Feb. 26, 2015 -- The chairman of the influential House Appropriations defense subcommittee is requesting a comprehensive list from the Navy of what the service would have to cut if funding drops to sequestration levels.
DefenseAlert, Feb. 23, 2015 -- The United States is training Australian airmen to operate the General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper and five airmen are already stationed at Holloman Air Force Base, NM, to receive pilot and sensor operator instruction, the Australian government has announced.
Inside the Air Force, Feb. 27, 2015 -- With the completion this month of the F-22 Raptor depot maintenance consolidation at Ogden Air Logistics Complex in Utah, the complex is poised to see an increase in efficiency as well as millions of dollars in cost savings beginning in fiscal year 2015.
DefenseAlert, Feb. 26, 2015 -- The chief of naval operations is urging the three military services to band together to extend supplemental wartime funding, despite the Pentagon's recent decision to begin phasing overseas contingency operations costs into the base budget beginning in fiscal year 2017.
DOCUMENT: House Appropriators' Hearing On The Navy's FY-16 Budget Request