Jordan Wolman

Jordan Wolman is a reporter covering the Navy for Inside Defense. He graduated with a journalism degree from Lehigh University in December 2020. While there, Jordan served as the editor-in-chief of The Brown and White, Lehigh's student newspaper, and reported on the lack of internet access in rural Pennsylvania through a Pulitzer Center grant. Jordan also has experience covering the Pennsylvania Capitol for outlets like Spotlight PA and The Morning Call. His work has won statewide and national awards.

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Daily News | April 16, 2021

As the Navy moves forward with its new unmanned plan, members of Congress and industry executives are pressing for more details about how the technology will be used as well as how the service plans to manage intellectual property and requirements concerns.

The Insider | April 16, 2021

Two top House Armed Services Committee members have submitted a bill today to indefinitely extend the Annual Report on Material Readiness of Navy Ships, and therefore the Board of Inspection and Survey, or INSURV.

Daily News | April 14, 2021

Rear Adm. Brian Corey, the program executive officer for unmanned and weapons, said today the Navy intends to operate unmanned aircraft in "more congested airspace" as the service looks to expand and execute its unmanned campaign framework.

The Insider | April 13, 2021

Based on a tech demo in Arizona this past December, the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division will move forward with prototyping and development of an aircraft produced by Martin UAV.

The Insider | April 9, 2021

Naval Sea Systems Command has released a draft request for proposals for industry studies on the Next Generation Logistics Ship. The final RFP is expected by early May.

The Insider | April 8, 2021

The Navy's Fleet Integrated Readiness and Analysis Office is working toward a "modern, unified readiness analytics dashboard" that offers service officials a go-to source for readiness analysis, reporting and decision-making that supports the Navigation Plan's 16 objectives.

The Insider | April 6, 2021

The Navy will be experimenting with a variety of unmanned systems to better understand how these platforms could potentially contribute to naval operations, two Pacific Fleet public affairs officers confirmed to Inside Defense.

Daily News | April 6, 2021

The Defense Department's Joint All-Domain Command and Control strategy is "very close" to gaining final Pentagon approval, according to Vice Adm. Jeffrey Trussler, the deputy chief of naval operations for information warfare.

Daily News | April 2, 2021

The schedule for installing the MQ-25 control system on Navy aircraft carriers is "under review" due to recent changes in the ground control station, a Navy spokeswoman tells Inside Defense.

The Insider | April 1, 2021

The Navy announced this week Boeing will build 11 new P-8A Poseidon aircraft, despite previous efforts to cut the program.

Daily News | March 31, 2021

Rear Adm. Gregory Harris said the "family of systems" in the Next-Generation Air Dominance Program will involve a combination of manned and unmanned systems, with the goal "over time" of getting to a 60-40 ratio in favor of unmanned systems.

The Insider | March 31, 2021

The Navy will buy an additional MG-4C Triton unmanned aerial vehicle, expected to be complete by January 2025.

Daily News | March 26, 2021

Rep. Elaine Luria (D-VA) said she doesn't have "the confidence" in either the technology or the integrity of autonomous platforms for unmanned systems to replace the current naval fleet.

Daily News | March 25, 2021

Projections from a new Congressional Budget Office report indicate that the size of the Navy's submarine fleet will exceed shipyards' ability to maintain it in 25 of the next 30 years.

Daily News | March 23, 2021

To successfully compete in distributed maritime operations, particularly with China, the Navy and the other military services are in the process of establishing digital readiness performance goals, a top service official said earlier today.

The Insider | March 23, 2021

The Navy has reached its goal of 28 mission-capable E-2D aircraft five months ahead of schedule, the Navy announced in a press release last week.

Daily News | March 19, 2021

Defense and diplomatic officials from key Arctic nations and the United States affirmed their shared commitment to peace in a region predicted to play an increasing role in global security and transit in the coming decades.

Daily News | March 18, 2021

Just two days after the Navy released its unmanned campaign plan, the first chance for senior Navy and Marine Corps officials to defend their framework was met with skepticism from House lawmakers.

Daily News | March 16, 2021

With an eye on China's huge naval fleet, the future of technology and possible flat defense budgets, the Navy and Marine Corps unveiled a plan today to expeditiously incorporate unmanned systems into the aviation, surface and subsurface fleets to keep up with the dynamic security landscape.

The Insider | March 9, 2021

The Navy intends to enter into a two-year contract with AeroVironment for a submarine-launched, small unmanned aerial vehicle, according to a March 9 notice.

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