Pentagon Reveals New Better Buying Power 3.0 Initiatives (Updated)

By Tony Bertuca / April 9, 2015 at 2:55 PM
(Editor's Note: This story has been updated to reflect comments made by senior DOD officials at a Pentagon briefing on BBP 3.0.) The Defense Department has updated its premiere acquisition improvement effort, unveiling a variety of new initiatives aimed primarily at driving innovation in the development of next-generation weapon systems and, in some cases, opening the door for a greater government role in industry's independent research and development spending. Better Buying Power 3.0 continues to emphasize affordability constraints and...

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