March 1, 2024

Behold Lockheed’s Sea Ghost

Sea Ghost

Lockheed debuts images of its competitor to Northrop Grumman’s X-47B.

F-35B Successfully Releases an AIM-120 Missile

F-35B JSF AIM-120 release

Pax River’s Joint Strike Fighter test team continues to make testing progress.

Number of Furlough Days Reduced from 22 to 14


The Pentagon scales back furlough days, even as one of its unions asks it to cancel them all together.

Sen. Cardin Says Reversing Sequester Is a ‘Long Shot’

Maryland Senator believes it will be tough to reverse the automatic cuts this year.

Continuing Resolution Passes the Senate

capitol hill

The House must now approve Senate amendments and forward the bill to Obama to avoid a shutdown.

NAVAIR Industry Day Coming March 20

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Learn about the latest acquisition priorities of the Naval Air Systems Command Wednesday.

Senate Wants to Reduce Sequestration by Half

capitol hill

The Senate’s budget plan would take much of the sting out of automatic defense cuts.

GAO: The F-35 Is Still a Financial Risk

F-35C JSF formation

The General Accounting Office says the Joint Strike Fighter’s affordability is still a major concern.

F-35’s Blind Spot Sparks Survivability Debate

F-35 transonic

Leaked Pentagon report says the fighter is vulnerable in a dogfight.

Navy Seeks to Modify Sequestered Contracts

Pentagon Capitol

The Navy wants to obtain contract modifications for programs who will run out of cash because of sequestration.