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 | April 7, 2020

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the possible effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Pentagon's future budget and more.

The Insider | April 6, 2020

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on what the Pentagon and military services are doing to help defense contractors weather the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and more.

The Insider | April 3, 2020

Lockheed Martin chief executive Marillyn Hewson said today her company is committed to continuing to hire workers despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

The Insider | April 3, 2020

Raytheon and United Technologies have completed their merger of equals and as of today the new company, called Raytheon Technologies, is trading its common stock on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "RTX."

The Insider | April 3, 2020

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, the Defense Innovation Unit, the Air Force's KC-46 tanker program and more.

The Insider | April 2, 2020

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on a multibillion-dollar Standard Missile-3 contract, Marine Corps Joint Strike Fighter numbers and more.

The Insider | April 2, 2020

TransDigm announced today it will reduce its workforce by 15% due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and plans to implement "one- to two-week furloughs" at many facilities over the next six months.

The Insider | April 1, 2020

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on defense contracting amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program and more.

The Insider | March 31, 2020

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has a lot of Air Force news, including a deep dive into the service's foreign military sales efforts, the KC-46 tanker and more.

The Insider | March 30, 2020

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest is dominated by how the Pentagon and military services are coping with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Insider | March 27, 2020

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the effect of the Senate's COVID-19 funding bill on other transaction agreements, the Raytheon-United Technologies merger and more.

The Insider | March 26, 2020

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on DOD's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a new Heritage Foundation report on Air Force aircraft procurement, a proposed Navy Light Amphibious Warship and more.

Space Briefing | March 26, 2020

Welcome to today's Space Briefing, a biweekly roundup of the latest national security space news.

The Insider | March 25, 2020

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on COVID-19's effect on the Defense Department, the Pentagon's FY-21 information technology budget and more.

The Insider | March 24, 2020

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the defense portion of the coronavirus economic rescue package, the Air Force's tactical missile acquisition portfolio, the Space-based Kill Assessment and more.

The Insider | March 23, 2020

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on DOD efforts to keep the defense industrial base humming amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Marine Corps' 2030 force design effort and more.

The Insider | March 20, 2020

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on nuclear warhead funding, Navy ship overhaul spending, the Joint Strike Fighter program and more.

The Insider | March 19, 2020

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Small Diameter Bomb II program suffering a Nunn-McCurdy cost breach, the Air Force's NC3 modernization efforts and more.

The Insider | March 18, 2020

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on hypersonics as well as the Pentagon's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Insider | March 17, 2020

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Joint Strike Fighter's troubled Autonomic Logistics Information System and more.

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