Marjorie Censer

Marjorie Censer is Inside Defense's editor. She previously worked at the Washington Post and its local business publication Capital Business, covering defense industry reshaping, the increased scrutiny of contractors following the Edward Snowden case and the challenges of canceling military programs. From 2007 to 2010, she was managing editor of Inside the Army. She also previously worked as defense editor at POLITICO and as a staff writer at the Carroll County Times and the Princeton Packet. A Fairfax native, she graduated from Princeton University.

The Insider | March 27, 2017

Engility said today it has named Scott Whatmough senior vice president of the company's defense group.

The Insider | March 24, 2017

Chris Sorenson has been named interim chief operating officer of stability operations company Janus Global Operations, succeeding Alan Weakley.

Daily News | March 22, 2017

The Defense Department's effort to cut the price of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is far from over, Shay Assad, the Pentagon's director of defense pricing, made clear Wednesday.

The Insider | March 22, 2017

Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA) is asking the Pentagon inspector general to pursue an investigation into TransDigm Group “for potential waste, fraud, and abuse in the defense industrial base,” according to a letter sent this week.

Daily News | March 21, 2017

Lockheed Martin is seeing new opportunity in international sales and in regulatory and tax changes under the Trump administration, the company's chief executive said Tuesday.

Daily News | March 20, 2017

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is scheduled to confer with defense industry executives on April 13 during a meeting convened by three industry organizations, according to a source with knowledge of the event.

The Insider | March 20, 2017

Department 13 International, the maker of a counter-drone software system, said this month Booz Allen Hamilton has licensed its system for potential inclusion in military prototype demonstrations.

Daily News | March 17, 2017

Rockwell Collins said this week it has received an agreement from the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental, through which the company will provide "an open source aggregation framework to enable cross-platform data link communications on mobile devices for Windows and Android."

The Insider | March 17, 2017

Two industry organizations say the budget proposed by the Trump administration provides important increases for defense spending.

Daily News | March 16, 2017

The White House said Thursday President Trump will nominate Patrick Shanahan, a Boeing executive, to serve as deputy defense secretary.

The Insider | March 16, 2017

The Trump administration released its first budget today, issuing both a slim version of the fiscal year 2018 plan as well as a budget amendment for FY-17.

The Insider | March 15, 2017

The National Defense Industrial Association is set to name retired Air Force Gen. Herbert “Hawk” Carlisle its next chief executive, effective in June, according to an announcement obtained by Inside Defense.

Daily News | March 14, 2017

The chief executive of Leonardo DRS says the competition to provide the Air Force’s next-generation trainer showcases the increased globalization of the defense industry.

The Insider | March 14, 2017

In a new letter to congressional leaders, a group of defense and aerospace executives say they support plans “to assemble and pass the first comprehensive reforms of our tax code since the mid-1980s.”

The Insider | March 13, 2017

Constellis said today it has agreed to acquire Centerra Group from private-equity owner Alvarez & Marsal Capital, bringing together two companies with deep roots in security work.

Daily News | March 10, 2017

KeyW's acquisition of Sotera Defense Solutions will increase the company's work with Defense Department agencies and give it access to more prime contractor work, according to the company's chief executive.

The Insider | March 09, 2017

Engility today said sales in 2016 were just shy of $2.1 billion, essentially flat compared to 2015. (UPDATED)

Daily News | March 09, 2017

A new Pentagon directive, issued last month, reasserts the Defense Department's role in reviewing mergers and acquisitions involving major defense suppliers.

The Insider | March 08, 2017

KeyW said today it has agreed to acquire Sotera Defense Solutions for $235 million from private-equity firm Ares Management.

The Insider | March 08, 2017

Orbital ATK said today sales in 2016 reached $4.5 billion, up 2 percent from 2015.

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