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McAleese & Associates: Air Force Execs Talk Prototyping, Agile Software Dev’t at AFA Symposium

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has released a report on key takeaways from the speeches of Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson and Will Roper, the service’s acquisition chief, at an Air Force Association symposium that kicked off Thursday in Orlando, Fla. Wilson discussed the need for the service to dominate time, space …

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McAleese & Associates: Undersecretary Matthew Donovan on Air Force’s Readiness, Other Priorities

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has issued a report on the U.S. Air Force’s priorities for 2020 discussed by USAF Undersecretary Matthew Donovan at an Air Force Association event. Donovan said Friday at the AFA event that readiness remains the Air Force’s top priority and that the service plans to increase …

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McAleese & Associates Cites Multi-Domain Ops, End Strength Increase as Potential Topics at AFA Conference

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has issued a report that offers a preview of potential topics that military leaders could discuss at the three-day Air Force Association conference in Maryland. The firm said U.S. Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein could deliver a message on “multi-domain operations” at the AFA event, while …

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L3 President, CEO Christopher Kubasik Succeeds Michael Strianese as Board Chairman

Christopher Kubasik, president and CEO of L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL), has succeeded Michael Strianese as chairman of the New York City-based defense contractor’s board of directors. Kubasik said in a statement released Monday he will continue to work with L3’s board and management team to implement business transformation and growth efforts. He …

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Cubic Exhibits at AFA’s Air, Space & Cyber Conference 2017; Dave Buss, Mike Twyman Comment

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 18, 2017 — Two Cubic (NYSE: CUB) business units have set up exhibits to showcase various technologies at the Air Force Association’s three-day Air, Space & Cyber Conference 2017 in Maryland that began Monday, GovCon Executive reported. The company said Cubic Global Defense and Cubic Mission Solutions are …

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Lockheed F-22 Receives AFA Alison Award for 2015

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 2,  2015 — GovCon Executive reported Thursday on Lockheed Martin’s F-22 Raptor program being named a recipient of the 2015 John R. Alison Award. The recognition comes from the Air Force Association, which picks winners for their “outstanding contribution to national defense.” AFA bestowed the award at …

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Linda Mills, Harry Raduege Named to AFA’s CyberPatriot Board

The Air Force Association (AFA) has announced and revealed the initial makeup of the CyberPatriot Board of Advisors.  CyberPatriot is an AFA initiative to create the National High School Cyber Defense Competition. Among the initial appointments are Linda Mills, corporate vice president and president of Northrop Grumman’s Information Systems (NYSE: …

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