Aidan Quigley

Aidan Quigley was an Inside the Navy associate editor until March 2022. He previously was the Burlington, VT reporter for VTDigger, a statewide nonprofit news outlet. He is a 2018 graduate of Ithaca College, where he was the editor of The Ithacan.

Archived Articles
The Insider | March 18, 2021

Congressional seapower leaders are calling for the Biden administration to name a Navy secretary as soon as possible as the country positions itself to counter China.

The Insider | March 18, 2021

The Program Executive Office for Tactical Aircraft Programs will be holding industry days to discuss the office's technological needs.

The Insider | March 17, 2021

Leidos is planning on adding 3,000 employees to work on the Navy's Next Generation Enterprise Network program, after winning a contentious $7.7 billion contract for the program.

Daily News | March 15, 2021

The vice chair of the House Armed Services committee is calling for more information from the Navy on its recently released Battle Force 2045 shipbuilding plan.

Daily News | March 11, 2021

The Navy's Next Generation Jammer Mid Band program, the service's maritime airborne electronic attack modernization effort, has delayed its milestone C decision, which would allow the program to move into its production and development phase.

The Insider | March 10, 2021

The United States challenged "excessive maritime claims" from 19 countries in fiscal year 2020, the most prominent -- and common -- of which is China, the Defense Department's annual freedom of navigation report states.

Daily News | March 9, 2021

Congressional Democrats have proposed legislation to stop work on the nuclear-armed sea-launched cruise missile program, a program which the Pentagon re-started in 2018.

Daily News | March 5, 2021

The Marine Corps' CH-53K helicopter program faces further cost increases due to the overlap between testing and procurement and an unreliable schedule, according to a Government Accountability Office report released Thursday.

Daily News | March 4, 2021

The Navy's surface ship and submarine fleets both experienced drops in material readiness during fiscal year 2020, according to the Navy Board of Inspection and Survey's annual report.

Daily News | March 2, 2021

The United States will test components of its Joint All-Domain Command and Control program with allies this fall, Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Dennis Crall said Tuesday at the AFCEA TechNet Indo-Pacific conference.

Daily News | March 2, 2021

The Marine Corps will reduce both uniformed and civilian personnel and re-invest funds derived from divesting legacy systems into new programs as part of its force design efforts, Marine Corps Commandant David Berger wrote in a memo obtained by Inside Defense.

Daily News | March 1, 2021

The surge sealift ship crews do not receive enough training for mobility in contested environments, according to a new Government Accountability Office report.

Daily News | February 26, 2021

The Marine Corps started its initial operational test and evaluation for the new VH-92A presidential helicopter earlier this month, program spokeswoman Megan Wasel told Inside Defense Friday.

Daily News | February 24, 2021

The Pentagon's Joint All-Domain Command and Control (JADC2) strategy will be released in the coming weeks, Vice Adm. Jeffrey Trussler, deputy chief of naval operations for information warfare, said Wednesday at an Association of Old Crows event.

Daily News | February 23, 2021

Austal USA President Craig Perciavalle has resigned following an investigation into the company's Littoral Combat Ship program, Austal announced today.

The Insider | February 22, 2021

The Navy announced Friday it has awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries a $3 billion contract for the refueling and complex overhaul of the aircraft carrier John Stennis (CVN-74).

Daily News | February 19, 2021

Congressional seapower leaders are calling on the Biden administration's first budget to prioritize the Navy and shipbuilding to counter the growing threat posed by China.

The Insider | February 18, 2021

BAE Systems has delivered the first command-variant Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV-C) to the Marine Corps for testing, the company announced Thursday.

Daily News | February 17, 2021

Navy officials are discussing how the service can use data to cut down on the amount of unobligated funds it sends back to the treasury each year, Tom Sasala, the Navy's chief data officer, said Wednesday.

The Insider | February 11, 2021

The Marine Corps has awarded BAE Systems a $184 million contract modification for the procurement of 36 Amphibious Combat Vehicles, increasing the service's order to 72.

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