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The Insider | June 28, 2022

We start today’s INSIDER Daily Digest with news about a Navy unmanned aircraft program, we then have news on Defense Department artificial intelligence plans, another Navy UAV program, missile defense news, space news, and some intelligence sharing news.

The Insider | June 27, 2022

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest starts off with a look at Taiwan’s missile defense capabilities, and we have news on the Pentagon’s efforts to work with commercial companies, Navy carrier news, some legislative news addressing cyber issues, and a House committee looking at defense nuclear programs.

The Insider | June 24, 2022

Our end of the week INSIDER Daily Digest starts off with some missile defense news, an update on the Defense Department’s artificial intelligence approach, action by the House Armed Services Committee, and some space sensor news.

The Insider | June 23, 2022

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has news from both the House authorization and appropriations marks, a conversation with the top Air Force officer, a check-in with the head of the Defense Innovation Unit, and more.

The Insider | June 22, 2022

This midweek INSIDER Defense Daily starts off with a look at the Joint Strike Fighter’s engine options, the Army’s heavy truck modernization effort, a House committee’s view of the Air Force F-15X, and we finish with a big boost for the Pentagon’s budget.

The Insider | May 20, 2022

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest starts off with GAO’s look at Defense Department cybersecurity, the Navy is making an argument for cutting the number of carrier air wings it has, a Navy plan to buy destroyers in bulk, and we wrap up with good news about the Space Force’s acquisition process.

The Insider | April 27, 2022

This midweek INSIDER Daily Digest starts off with news about the Marine Corps’ amphibious ship program, Lockheed sees the Army buying more radars, the Air Force has chosen an AWACS follow-on aircraft, the Navy has explained a ship counting anomaly in its budget, and news from the DISA director.

The Insider | April 26, 2022

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on the Navy’s rationale for compiling its unfunded priorities list, the Government Accountability’s Office further review of the Joint Strike Fighter program, a cruise missile defense radar demonstration, and the Defense Department adding money to its European defense program.

The Insider | April 25, 2022

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest starts with a report on the Army’s new night vision system, cyber news, a senior DOD official wants the services to focus more on energy reduction, and the Navy is canceling an unmanned program.

The Insider | April 15, 2022

Friday’s INSIDER Daily Digest has news on a developmental laser weapon, the Army’s unfunded priorities list, and the Pentagon’s Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program.

The Insider | April 14, 2022

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest begins with a report on the Air Force’s KC-46 refueling tanker program, the two contractors vying for the Army’s next big helo contract discuss their proposals, a report on Defense Department technology transfer efforts, and the Navy is delaying the start of construction for its newest frigate program.

The Insider | April 13, 2022

This midweek INSIDER Daily Digest has news on a new Pratt and Whitney engine maintenance program, an upcoming Air Force contract, a new intelligence report on space operations, and the Army’s Stinger replacement effort

The Insider | March 25, 2022

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest has news from the Pentagon’s satellite communications chief, a look at an Army effort cut by congressional appropriators, the ICBM threat posed by North Korea, and the Navy’s future air superiority program.

The Insider | November 19, 2021

Today’s end-of-the-week INSIDER Daily Digest begins with news on the Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship, more from the Army’s Project Convergence 21 event, coverage of the Submarine League’s annual gathering, and reaction to the Russian anti-satellite test.

The Insider | November 18, 2021

This Thursday Insider Daily Digest starts off with news of a new Defense Department technology demonstration, Air Force software news, a new report on Taiwan defense, and more cyber news.

The Insider | November 17, 2021

This mid-week INSIDER Daily Digest leads off with news from the Australian ambassador to the United States, new plans from the Space Force, Navy artificial intelligence, analysis of the Chinese navy’s capabilities, and news on a commercial space broadband experiment.

The Insider | November 16, 2021

This Tuesday INSIDER Daily Digest starts off with the Defense Department once again missing its goal on a financial audit, news from our colleagues at Inside Cybersecurity, a leading CEO has some views on the defense industry, a report on aerial refueling, and more.

The Insider | November 15, 2021

This Monday INSIDER Daily Digest has news on a new Defense Science Board task force, a recent Army artillery test, and more news from the Army’s Project Convergence 21 event.

The Insider | October 8, 2021

This Friday INSIDER Daily Digest brings news of a new Pentagon climate plan, cyber program spending, an Army hypersonic weapon, TRANSCOM’s thoughts on the recent Afghanistan evacuation and more.

The Insider | September 30, 2021

This Thursday INSIDER Daily Digest has new information on a 2020 test involving a Standard Missile and a Navy unmanned vessel, industry thoughts on the Pentagon’s JADC2 program, and Senate interest in developing strike weapons.

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