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.

Connect with John

MORE FROM THIS AUTHOR
The Insider | October 31, 2019

The Defense Science Board will hold its two-day, closed-to-the-public "Fall Quarterly Meeting" next week, with Air Force Space Command as well as task force studies on counter autonomy, multidomain effects and the insider threat among the topics on the agenda.

The Insider | October 30, 2019

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Navy's plans to get through a yearlong continuing resolution, the Missile Defense Agency's Hypersonic and Ballistic Tracking Space Sensor program and more.

The Insider | October 29, 2019

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Jim Inhofe (R-OK) has released a "skinny" version of the fiscal year 2020 defense authorization bill.

The Insider | October 29, 2019

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, the JEDI cloud contract decision and more.

The Insider | October 28, 2019

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the FY-20 defense policy and spending bills, the Army's artificial intelligence efforts, Navy shipbuilding plans and more.

The Insider | October 28, 2019

The Defense Department's inspector general plans to begin an evaluation next month of how combatant commands are countering foreign adversaries' use of financial networks to harm the United States and its interests abroad.

The Insider | October 28, 2019

The U.S. Strategic Command Strategic Advisory Group will hold a classified meeting next month, according to a notice in today's Federal Register.

The Insider | October 25, 2019

Lockheed Martin has added Debra Reed-Klages, a retired energy infrastructure company chief executive, to its board of directors, effective Nov. 1.

The Insider | October 25, 2019

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on an updated cybersecurity standard with implications for the Defense Department plus coverage of missile defense and more.

The Insider | October 24, 2019

Two Senate Democrats are calling for the repeal of what they call the "outdated" 2002 Authorization for the Use of Military Force legislation that gave the congressional go-ahead for the U.S. invasion of Iraq.

The Insider | October 24, 2019

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Air Force's intercontinental ballistic missile replacement effort, Army Futures Command, the Pentagon's fifth-generation wireless technology experimentation plan and more.

The Insider | October 23, 2019

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on two big defense contractors' quarterly earnings, the multibillion-dollar A4 Sentinel radar contract, mine warfare and more.

The Insider | October 22, 2019

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on Lockheed Martin's quarterly earnings, Army missile defense, the effect of the continuing resolution on the Marine Corps budget, and more.

The Insider | October 21, 2019

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Army's Strategic Long Range Cannon, the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and more.

The Insider | October 18, 2019

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, an Air Force counter-drone technology, Army multidomain operations and more.

The Insider | October 18, 2019

The Defense Business Board will hold a mostly closed meeting next month to discuss the establishment of U.S. Space Command and the Space Force, among other topics, according to a Federal Register notice published this morning.

The Insider | October 17, 2019

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news from this week's Common Defense conference, the Army's final decision on the Lower Tier Air and Missile Defense Sensor competition and more.

Space Briefing | October 17, 2019

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

The Insider | October 16, 2019

This Wednesday INSIDER Daily Digest has coverage of the Pentagon's refusing to comply with a House subpoena plus news from the AUSA annual conference.

The Insider | October 15, 2019

The Association of the U.S. Army conference dominates this Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest.

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive, behind-the-scenes reporting on defense policy and procurement.