June 1, 2020

Congress Is Heading Over the Fiscal Cliff

Calvert Cliffs

A Senate deal to avoid automatic defense cuts falls through, and now sequestration appears inevitable.

Mergers Could Stall After BAE/EADS Deal Collapse

BAE Systems

Defense M&A faces headwind after Europe’s high-profile breakdown, but mid-tier and specialized firms could see opportunities.

Maryland to Lose $2.5 Billion to Sequestration?

dollar cut

Officials are estimating the impact of sequestration’s mandatory cuts on the state.

F-35C Finally Catches a Carrier-style Landing Wire

F-35C JSF formation

The redesigned tailhook succeeded in catching a test wire three out of five times.

Pentagon Budget Arrives

job cut scissors

Proposed budget would cut the military for the first time in a decade.

Video: E-2D Rides EMALS

Latest video from magnetic catapult testing at Lakehurst.

F-35 Funding, Ouch

Morning Coffee sees a proposed $695 million cut to 2012 JSF budget.

Morning Coffee 9-9-11

Fire Scout team gears up for a new deployment.

Morning Coffee 8-2-11

Debt deal centers on defense spending.

Morning Coffee

A morning roundup of news from Pax River, NAVAIR, the Pentagon and beyond.