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CSIS Study Looks at US Defense Industrial Base’s Ability to Back Protracted Conflict With ChinaIndustry News

CSIS Study Looks at US Defense Industrial Base’s Ability to Back Protracted Conflict With China

A Center for Strategic and International Studies report indicates the Russia-Ukraine war has uncovered supply challenges in the U.S. weapons
GovCon Industry Vet Bill Bodie Joins CSISExecutive Moves

GovCon Industry Vet Bill Bodie Joins CSIS

Bill Bodie, a more-than-three-decade defense and civil engineering industry veteran, has been appointed senior director of development at the Center
What the ASAT Missile Test Ban Means for US Space DefenseEvents

What the ASAT Missile Test Ban Means for US Space Defense

Space satellites serve as the foundation for a myriad of civilian, military, economic and commercial operations within the U.S.; everything
Climate Leaders Weigh in on US Paris Agreement ContributionsEvents

Climate Leaders Weigh in on US Paris Agreement Contributions

Climate experts from government, industry and academia convened Thursday to discuss the challenges, opportunities, previous achievements and future goals surrounding
Andrew Hunter Confirmed to Serve as Air Force Acquisition ChiefExecutive Moves

Andrew Hunter Confirmed to Serve as Air Force Acquisition Chief

The Senate has confirmed Andrew Hunter, formerly director of the Center for Strategic International Studies’ defense-industrial initiatives group, to serve
President Biden Taps RAND Exec Christine Wormuth for Army SecretaryExecutive Moves

President Biden Taps RAND Exec Christine Wormuth for Army Secretary

President Joe Biden has nominated Christine Wormuth, director of the RAND Corp.’s International Security and Defense Policy Center, as secretary of
Kathleen Hicks Confirmed as Deputy Defense SecretaryNews

Kathleen Hicks Confirmed as Deputy Defense Secretary

Kathleen Hicks, a former Department of Defense official and an inductee into Executive Mosaic's Wash100 for 2021, was confirmed to…
Biden to Nominate Kathleen Hicks for Deputy Defense Secretary PostExecutive Moves

Biden to Nominate Kathleen Hicks for Deputy Defense Secretary Post

President-elect Joe Biden has announced plans to nominate Kathleen Hicks, former deputy undersecretary of defense for strategy, plans and forces…
GovCon Expert Bill Downer: CMMC’s Lack of Impact on Securing Supply ChainsGovCon Expert

GovCon Expert Bill Downer: CMMC’s Lack of Impact on Securing Supply Chains

In my opinion, CMMC has nothing to do with supply chain management. CMMC is intended to serve as a verification…
Raytheon-UTC Deal Comes as DoD Eyes New Priorities; Pierre Chao Offers Insight on M&A TrendM&A Activity

Raytheon-UTC Deal Comes as DoD Eyes New Priorities; Pierre Chao Offers Insight on M&A Trend

The planned merger between Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) comes as the aerospace-and-defense sector anticipates slower growth in the Department…