The Most Recent Industry Developments
Panetta To Hill: Clock Is TickingDefense Secretary Leon Panetta laid out a hefty agenda he wants Congress to tackle after the presidential election, including the “sequestration” budget cuts that have been stirring controversy on the campaign trail this week.
Panetta, at what was likely his last press briefing before the Nov. 6 election, offered…Read more…
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Path For Directed Energy Tricky, Stackley SaysFielding directed energy weapons in the future remains a challenge for the Navy as it continues to develop a “roadmap” for bringing the technology to the warfighter and examining how it would operate on ships, the service’s acquisition chief said yesterday.
Sean Stackley, the assistant secretary of the Navy for research, development and acquisition, told a gathering that a directed energy steering group established last December is… Read more…
Army Eyes Equipment Needs For Asia-PacificThe Army will rely heavily on equipment that aids it with air and missile defense and cybersecurity as the U.S. military enhances its presence in the Asia-Pacific region, service officials said yesterday.
Army acquisition chief Heidi Shyu said… Read more…