Marines release refresh of capstone document that focuses on five critical tasks

Lee Hudson | Sept. 28, 2016
The Marine Corps finally released its refresh of the service's capstone document that focuses on five critical tasks to give the service a critical edge in future combat.

Air Force, ULA sign CRADA for Vulcan launch certification process

Courtney Albon | Sept. 28, 2016
The Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center has entered into a cooperative research and development agreement with the United Launch Alliance to certify the company's new Vulcan launch vehicle to fly national security space missions.

DOD IG to audit AOC upgrade amid possible two-year delay

Rachel S. Karas | Sept. 28, 2016
The Defense Department's inspector general will analyze how schedule delays have affected a project to update the Air Operations Center Weapon System program, in an audit starting this month.

Defense Business Alert

SwitchPitch, in first defense event, seeks to connect large contractors with startups

SwitchPitch, a platform that convenes big companies with startups, held its first aerospace and defense-focused event Tuesday, featuring contractors including BAE Systems and Harris.

Defense Budget Alert

Carter: OCO supplemental request coming in November

Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday that the Obama administration plans to send Congress a supplemental budget request after the Nov. 8 elections to finance troop retentions in Afghanistan and the Pentagon's accelerated campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.