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Jason Sherman August 19, 2022

For a second consecutive year, the Defense Department is not providing Congress detailed updates about the status of major weapon system acquisitions, a nearly $2 trillion portfolio, advising lawmakers that a lack of information about long-term spending plans is to blame.

Nick Wilson August 19, 2022

The Navy is proposing a plan to contract with commercial industry to dismantle and dispose of the decommissioned nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Enterprise (CVN-65) -- one of three alternative disposal plans the service has been weighing, according to a recently released environmental statement on the project.

Evan Ochsner August 19, 2022

The Army has agreed to purchase a vertical-takeoff-and-landing drone system from AeroVironment that will be tested as a replacement for the RQ-7B Shadow, the service announced Thursday evening.

Sara Friedman August 19, 2022

The Department of Homeland Security is moving forward with a final rule to set up security requirements for contractors handling sensitive data, submitting the rulemaking to the Office of Management and Budget for review.

Audrey Decker August 18, 2022

The Navy will build its Littoral Combat Ship presence in the Western Pacific to six vessels in the next few years, a top service official said today.

DHS rule finalizing controlled unclassified information policy for contractors submitted to OMB

The Department of Homeland Security is moving forward with a final rule to set up security requirements for contractors handling sensitive data, submitting the rulemaking to the Office of Management and Budget for review.

Navy proposes commercial dismantlement for CVN-65

The Navy is proposing a plan to contract with commercial industry to dismantle and dispose of the decommissioned nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Enterprise (CVN-65) -- one of three alternative disposal plans the service has been weighing, according to a recently released environmental statement on the project.

DARPA seeks input to set course for microelectronics manufacturing effort

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is working to determine its approach to a new microelectronics manufacturing program that aims to ultimately onshore research and production of advanced microsystems.