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Headlines – January 20, 2020

News Impeachment trial will disrupt some Hill work on defense, veterans issues- The ongoing Senate impeachment proceedings don’t directly involve defense and veterans policy work on...

News Briefs – January 20, 2020

Taiwan holds latest military drills following elections Taiwanese marines staged drills Jan. 16 as part of a series of military exercises following the reelection of...

Navy will name future aircraft carrier after WWII hero Doris Miller

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly will name a future Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carrier in honor of World War II hero...
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SpaceX launches, destroys rocket in astronaut escape test

SpaceX completed the last big test of its crew capsule before launching astronauts in as little as two months, mimicking an emergency escape shortly...

U.S. Space Force unveils uniform: standard woodland camouflage

The newly created United States Space Force unveiled its planned uniform Jan. 17, which immediately raised eyebrows over its design: standard woodland camouflage. The issue...

Headlines – January 17, 2020

News There is a ‘disincentive’ to tell the truth about progress in Afghanistan, Pentagon official says- The sunny outlooks reported by senior leaders in Afghanistan over...

News Briefs – January 17, 2020

Croatia launches international bid to buy fighter squadron NATO-member Croatia said Jan. 15 it has approached seven other countries to buy a squadron of multi-role...

DOD to update vetting procedures for foreign students

The Defense Department will announce updates to the vetting process for foreign students "in the coming days," the assistant to the secretary of defense...

Lockheed Martin launches first smart satellite enabling space mesh networking

A new era of space-based computing is now being tested in-orbit that will enable artificial intelligence, data analytics, cloud networking and advanced satellite communications...

Aircraft compatibility testing begins aboard USS Gerald R. Ford

The aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) departed its homeport of Norfolk, Va., Jan. 16 to begin Aircraft Compatibility Testing off the...