Lawmakers: Could Navy's P-8 Poseidon fleet one day carry Air Force U-2 Dragon Lady sensors?

Jason Sherman | Dec. 2, 2016
Could the Navy's new fleet of maritime patrol aircraft, the P-8 Poseidon, pick off the crown jewels of the U.S. military's intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance payload inventory from the Air Force when the U-2 Dragon Lady -- the venerable high-flying Cold War spy plane -- retires in fiscal year 2019?

Shyu: DOD's procurement process too slow, industry partnership needed

Jordana Mishory | Dec. 2, 2016
Former Army acquisition chief Heidi Shyu railed against the Pentagon's current procurement process, claiming that reform is needed to trim bureaucracy and enhance the relationship with industry.

Air Force floats draft Huey replacement RFP

Rachel Karas | Dec. 2, 2016
The Air Force released a draft request for proposals for its UH-1N Huey replacement program on Friday, announcing its intent to procure up to 84 helicopters through an open competition.

DOD in negotiations with Lockheed for F-35 sustainment, evaluates options

Lee Hudson | Dec. 2, 2016
The Pentagon is in negotiations with Lockheed Martin for an annualized sustainment contract for the country's most expensive weapons program, the Joint Strike Fighter, and is evaluating different options such as awarding the work to small businesses.