Tag Archives: Marines

  • July 30 Defense Industry Weekly Roundup

    DoD Sees Four Sequestration Scenarios Marcus Weisgerber, Defense News. SecDef Panetta held a closed door meeting with a host of the leaders from the defense industry last week to discuss sequestration and the possible outcomes resulting from the budget agreement passed by Cong… more

  • May 14 Defense Industry Weekly Roundup

    U.S. Military Embraces Robots with Greater Autonomy David Alexander, Reuters. In what is likely the next phase of robotic vehicles, the military and industry are experimenting heavily with autonomous vehicles of varying sizes to allow delivery supplies without human guidance.… more

  • January 23 Weekly Defense Industry Roundup

    Marines, Lockheed Handed Big Victory as Panetta Ends F-35 Probation John Bennett, U.S. News and World Report DOTMIL. Secretary Panetta took a trip out to Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Maryland to meet the folks working on testing the F-35 Lightning series of aircraft and a… more

  • November 21 Weekly Defense Industry Roundup

    Defense Stocks Take Long View of Budget Battle Kate Brannen and Zachary Fryer-Biggs, Defense News. This is a pretty thorough review of the defense stocks in light of the almost certain failure of the Super Committee and what it will mean. It’s worth a read but essentially m… more

  • October 24 Weekly Defense Industry Roundup

    Air Force Focuses on Turning ‘Tail to Tooth’ in Face of Budget Crunch Dan Parson, National Defense. In a speech to the National Defense University Foundation and National Defense Industrial Association, Air Force Secretary Michael Donley last week walked through the effort… more