Department of Defense Newswire (Page 11)

Department of Defense Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. The federal spending 'Wastebook' is outrageous in more ways than oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... researchers identified a "spaceport" in Alaska that continues to receive government funding from the Department of Defense despite the fact that it hasn't been used in years, and appears to be in a serious state of disrepair. Another is a Florida ...

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  2. LIVE: Obama's farewell addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... and the private weapons, equipment, and contracting enterprises granted enormous contracts by the Department of Defense. Obama eschewed the traditional Oval Office setting for the address, opting for a hometown rally in front of an audience in ...

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  3. Department of Defense Press Briefing by Secretary Carter and Gen....Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Before my time as secretary comes to a close, I wanted to come here and brief you and do so as always with the chairman at this time of transition, about what the Department of Defense is doing to stand ready to confront the nation's security challenges anywhere in the world as we always do and must do. Today, we had a meeting of the Senior Leadership Council, and I therefore met with the department's most senior civilian and uniformed leaders from every combatant command and every one of the armed services, and from some of our partners, to discuss how we're ensuring continued preparedness and vigilance in the weeks and months ahead.

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  4. Department of Defense seeks contractor to make eco-friendly ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | SFGate

    While the terms "eco-friendly" and "bullets" are rarely used in the same sentence, the Department of Defense is looking to make the terms coexist: it's currently seeking a contractor who could make a bullet that is biodegradable and also contain seeds for plants. Why is this a thing? It turns out that this is the proposed solution to the U.S. Army's apparent bullet-littering problem.

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  5. Poll: More than Half of US Military Members Unhappy With ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | News Max

    ... 2009, the country had just experienced another deadly year in Iraq and Afghanistan," he wrote. "The Department of Defense (DoD) was therefore necessarily focused on large-scale counterinsurgency operations to defeat extremist networks in those ...

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  6. Lafayette woman's difficult choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... with society. Despite hitting it off, Josh wound up going back overseas to the Middle East with the Department of Defense, and Talia moved to Mobile, Alabama, for medical school. They maintained a long-distance relationship, got married in 2007 ...

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  7. Carter: DoD Remains Ready During TransitionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... reminder that while the world doesn't rest for the transition here in Washington, neither does the Department of Defense," he said. Americans and their friends around the world "can have confidence, and our adversaries should take heed, that the ...

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  8. Highlights from the Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | WJRT

    ... self-driving truck project. These trucks are communicating with electronic equipment operated by the Department of Defense and state of Michigan. "That was some of the initial work TARDEC was doing with automated convoys communicating with the road ...

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  9. CPI Aerostructures, Inc. (CVU) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... of structural aircraft parts and aerosystems. It is also a contractor to the United States Department of Defense, primarily the Air Force. Receive News & Ratings for CPI Aerostructures Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise ...

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  10. Gaetz appointed to House Armed Services, Budget committeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... secret of his desire to be named to the prestigious committee, which sets policy for and oversees the Department of Defense. “I'll shine any shoe or abduct any family pet necessary to get on the Armed Services Committee,” he joked ...

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  11. Earth City company pays $4 million to settle pricing, sourcing allegationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Business Journal

    Government contractor ICP Medical, based in Earth City, Missouri, has signed a civil settlement agreement and paid $4 million to resolve allegations involving submittal of false claims for medical items to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the U.S. Department of Defense .

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  12. Department of Defense Announces Successful Micro-Drone DemonstrationRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | World News Report

    In one of the most significant tests of autonomous systems under development by the Department of Defense, the Strategic Capabilities Office, partnering with Naval Air Systems Command, successfully demonstrated one of the world's largest micro-drone swarms at China Lake, California. The test, conducted in October 2016 and documented on Sunday's CBS News program "60 Minutes", consisted of 103 Perdix drones launched from three F/A-18 Super Hornets.

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  13. Watch fighter launch dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Fox News

    A stunning video released by the Department of Defense shows a swarm of micro-drones being released by fighter jets. The demonstration of the Perdix micro-UAV swarm was held at China Lake, Calif.

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  14. Outgoing Obama Weapons Tester Issues Trump Warnings On F-35 ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | The Daily Caller

    The outgoing director of weapons testing says the Trump administration should "rigorously and comprehensively" conduct reviews of the F-35 program, Bloomberg News reports . The Pentagon "has no plan to adequately fix and verify hundreds of these deficiencies using flight testing within its currently planned schedule and resources," Michael Gilmore, director of weapons testing at the Department of Defense, said in a Monday letter to House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry.

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  15. The DoD Wants Bullets That Kill AND Plant Seeds Where They LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | YouBentMyWookie

    ... isn't that kind of article. I'm just saying that they are generally used to kill and destroy. Now, the Department of Defense is hoping to create a new breed of bullet that do more than leave death in their wake. They leave plants. Yup, the DoD has ...

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  16. House Armed Services Committee Names DesJarlais Newest MemberRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Chattanoogan.com

    The House Armed Services Committee , which oversees the Department of Defense and national security policy at related agencies, has named Congressman Scott DesJarlais its news member.

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  17. News 15 mins ago 3:08 p.m.Ob/gyn learned her baby would die but chose to treasure the pregnancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... with society. Despite hitting it off, Josh wound up going back overseas to the Middle East with the Department of Defense, and Talia moved to Mobile, Alabama, for medical school. They maintained a long-distance relationship, got married in 2007 ...

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  18. Alabama Graphite Corp. Announces Multiple Shipments of American...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | World News Report

    Alabama Graphite Corp. Announces Multiple Shipments of American Sourced and Manufactured CSPG Samples to United States Department of Defense Lithium-ion Battery Solutions Providers Executes Three Non-Disclosure Agreements with DoD and non-DoD EntitiesThe Energy Graphite Company Sourced and Manufactured in the United States of America Alabama Graphite Corp. is very pleased to announce that it has manufactured and shipped two specifications of its Coated Spherical Purified Graphite , trademarked as ULTRACSPGa , and two specifications of its CSPG production byproduct, Purified Micronized Graphite , trademarked as ULTRAPMGa , to two U.S-based potential end users.

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  19. Wastebook Exposes More than $5 Billion in Questionable Federal SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | National Review Online

    ... happens to fish if they find themselves on a treadmill. In a joint program between the NSF and the Department of Defense, researchers spent $460,000 to have computers binge watch the television show Desperate Housewives in an attempt to predict and ...

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  20. Micro-drone swarm launched by US Department of DefenseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | SlashGear.com

    The Strategic Capabilities Office of the United States Department of Defense and the Naval Air Systems Command have demonstrated a micro drone swarm. If that set of three words weren't enough to terrify your senses, just wait until you see the demonstration video.

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