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 | 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.

The Insider | December 17, 2019

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has coverage of the FY-20 defense appropriations bill released this week along with a new Defense Science Board study as well as the Pentagon's latest draft plan of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification.

The Insider | December 16, 2019

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Defense Department's plans to redeploy troops to areas of "great power competition," plus the Army's latest Night Court budget review and more.

The Insider | December 13, 2019

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest features an interview with the chief executive of Huntington Ingalls Industries, the latest on the Pentagon's Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification plan and more.

The Insider | December 12, 2019

This Thursday INSIDER looks at the Army's Future Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System, the Navy's unmanned surface vessel effort, the Space Force and more.

The Insider | December 11, 2019

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has continuing coverage of the defense authorization conference bill, plus hypersonic defense and more.

The Insider | December 10, 2019

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news from the FY-20 defense authorization conference bill agreed to last night, plus the JEDI Cloud program, LOGCAP V and more.

The Insider | December 9, 2019

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Navy's ongoing force structure assessment, the JEDI cloud contract battle, plus coverage from this weekend's Reagan Forum in California.

The Insider | December 6, 2019

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on Navy force structure assessments and Air Force nuclear cruise missile designs, along with coverage of the effects of the ongoing continuing resolution.

The Insider | December 5, 2019

The Defense Department this week announced it met its small business contracting goal in fiscal year 2018, marking the fifth consecutive year DOD has reached its target.

The Insider | December 5, 2019

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the FY-20 defense policy bill, the continuing resolution, the Joint Strike Fighter program and more.

The Insider | December 4, 2019

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the defense secretary's recusal from the Army's Lower Tier Air and Missile Defense Sensor contract award and more.

The Insider | December 3, 2019

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the ongoing effects of the continuing resolution on defense spending, plus coverage of the Joint Strike Fighter program and more.

The Insider | December 2, 2019

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Pentagon's new intellectual property chief, a nascent Defense Science Board study on homeland air defense, a longstanding intelligence sharing alliance between Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States, and more.

The Insider | November 27, 2019

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on several Air Force programs plus a leadership shake-up at the Missile Defense Agency.

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