John Liang

John Liang is managing editor of InsideDefense and Inside Missile Defense. He has been with the IWP Defense Group since 1997. He holds a master's degree in international policy studies from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and a bachelor's degree in languages from Georgetown University.

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The Insider | January 21, 2020

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on JSTARS, the Space Development Agency, the canceled OMFV program and more.

The Insider | January 21, 2020

While Congress this week is in the thrall of the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump, Defense Secretary Mark Esper is slated to speak at a Washington think tank and senior service officials are scheduled to attend various industry association events.

The Insider | January 17, 2020

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Army budget, combat vehicles, the Surface Navy Association's annual symposium and more.

The Insider | January 16, 2020

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on a possible new Joint Strike Fighter contract, the Pentagon's Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification effort, plus coverage from the Surface Navy Association's annual symposium and more.

The Insider | January 15, 2020

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on operational fires, predictive maintenance, weapon system reliability and more.

The Insider | January 14, 2020

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news from a breakfast this morning featuring Pentagon acquisition chief Ellen Lord and more.

The Insider | January 13, 2020

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has coverage of defense cybersecurity, plus a new Defense Science Board report and more.

The Insider | January 10, 2020

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has coverage of a new Defense Science Board report on quantum technologies, Boeing's efforts to protect its technical data, the Pentagon's acquisition appeals process and more.

The Insider | January 9, 2020

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center's Cross Mission Ground and Communications Enterprise, the V-280 tiltrotor aircraft and more.

The Insider | January 8, 2020

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Standard Missile-3 Block IIA program, possible Iranian cyber threats, the Strategic Capabilities Office's new leadership and more.

The Insider | January 7, 2020

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on when the next budget submission will be sent to Congress, plus a number of Air Force Scientific Advisory Board studies and more.

The Insider | January 6, 2020

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on a recently completed Defense Science Board report on the National Leadership Command Capability, the Pentagon's chief management officer position, the Sea Hunter unmanned surface vehicle and more.

The Insider | January 3, 2020

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on Navy unmanned surface vessels, a nascent Defense Science Board study, new Pentagon guidance on "middle-tier" acquisition programs and more.

The Insider | January 2, 2020

This first INSIDER Daily Digest of 2020 has defense industry advocates looking at the top potential issues of the year, plus the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center's plans for a space prototyping fund and more.

The Insider | December 31, 2019

This final INSIDER Daily Digest of 2019 has news on missile defense, nuclear weapons, an Air Force space prototyping fund and more.

The Insider | December 20, 2019

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has big news from an OMB "passback" memo that deals with Navy ships, plus the LOGCAP V case and more. The next INSIDER will be published Dec. 30. Happy Holidays!

The Insider | December 19, 2019

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news from an interview with the CEO of Leidos, plus Air Force Huey replacement helicopters, a U.S.-India defense technology agreement, the Pentagon's integrated overhead persistent infrared architecture strategy and more.

The Insider | December 18, 2019

The Missile Defense Agency plans to hold a pair of meetings next year to communicate its strategic mission to industry.

The Insider | December 18, 2019

The Defense Department has terminated the Threat Reduction Advisory Committee, according to a notice in today's Federal Register.

The Insider | December 18, 2019

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news from the fiscal year 2020 defense spending conference bill, plus a multiservice command and control effort and more.

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