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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Daily News | March 17, 2000

The Defense Department yesterday formally announced 11 new advanced concept technology demonstrations for fiscal year 2000.

Daily News | March 15, 2000

In a deal worth more than $400 million, the United Arab Emirates has selected a new derivative of General Electric's F110 fighter engine to propel its new fleet of F-16 Block 60 aircraft, GE announced yesterday.

Daily News | March 8, 2000

The Pentagon yesterday announced plans for a potential $402 million in foreign military sales.

Daily News | March 3, 2000

The National Defense University has established a new Chinese military affairs study center at Ft. McNair in Washington, DC, the Pentagon announced yesterday.

Daily News | March 3, 2000

Lockheed Martin today announced the leadership team for its recently consolidated aeronautical systems unit.

Daily News | March 2, 2000

Deidre Lee, the current administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP), has been selected as the new director of defense procurement, the Pentagon announced today.

Daily News | March 1, 2000

An intergovernmental information systems security forum has issued new guidance for acquiring commercially available security products for national security information systems across the U.S. government, the Pentagon announced today.

Daily News | March 1, 2000

The Energy Department's congressionally mandated National Nuclear Security Administration formally entered into operation today, on the eve of a House Armed Services Committee hearing tomorrow where lawmakers are expected to grill Energy Secretary Bill Richardson on his department's organizational plan for the new agency.

Daily News | February 24, 2000

The Boeing Company announced yesterday that Israel has agreed to upgrade 12 of its approximately 40 AH-64A Apache attack helicopters to the new AH-64D Longbow configuration.

Daily News | February 24, 2000

A prominent Senate Democrat yesterday broke ranks with some of his colleagues by urging that the White House not delay the National Missile Defense deployment readiness review until after next November's presidential elections.

Daily News | February 23, 2000

The Navy has awarded a contract worth up to $325 million to a Boeing-led industry team to support the first phase of the service's fiscal year 2000 Navy Training Systems Contract, the company announced yesterday.

Daily News | February 18, 2000

President Bill Clinton has nominated Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Lester Lyles to become commander-in-chief of Air Force Materiel Command at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, the Pentagon announced today.

Daily News | February 17, 2000

The Pentagon yesterday announced possible foreign military sales to Israel, the Netherlands and Finland totaling $645 million.

Daily News | February 10, 2000

Computer Sciences Corporation has formed a 64-member alliance to go after the multibillion-dollar Navy/Marine Corps Intranet contract, the company announced today.

Daily News | February 9, 2000

The Air Force yesterday awarded a range services contract potentially worth $425 million over six years to a joint venture of Computer Sciences Corporation and Raytheon, according to a CSC announcement.

Daily News | February 9, 2000

The Army's cash-strapped Sense and Destroy Armor program moved one step closer to production and eventual fielding late last month during two days of intensive tests at the Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona, the system's manufacturer announced yesterday.

Daily News | February 4, 2000

The Defense Threat Reduction Agency has awarded Raytheon an $83 million contract to support the government's Cooperative Threat Reduction program, the company announced in a statement yesterday.

Daily News | February 2, 2000

Lockheed Martin signed a contract today with the U.S. Army to provide 20 portable air defense radars for the Taiwanese Army, according to a company announcement.

Daily News | February 1, 2000

House lawmakers today passed the Taiwan Security Enhancement Act by a 341-70 vote, making it virtually impregnable to a presidential veto if the Senate follows the House's lead.

Daily News | February 1, 2000

Newport News Shipbuilding has selected Lockheed Martin as its warfare systems integrator for the as-yet unnamed CVN-77, the Navy's newest nuclear aircraft carrier, the company announced yesterday in a statement.

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