Inside the Navy - February 13, 2017

Navy eliminates unmanned systems directorate

February 10, 2017 |
Justin Doubleday
Bookmark and Share
The Navy has eliminated a recently established directorate for unmanned systems on the chief of naval operations' staff, with the programs it sponsored being redistributed to other organizations. The unmanned systems directorate (N99) was eliminated last week, a little more than a year and a half after it was officially established in September 2015. Adm. Bill Moran, the vice chief of naval operations, announced the move in a Feb. 8 email to flag officers, saying the move was being made...

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive, behind-the-scenes reporting as the Trump administration puts its stamp on defense policy, planning and procurement.

Log in to access this content.