June 25, 2019

Pentagon (Officially) Begins Sequestration Planning

Pentagon Capitol

Analysts see little hope for a fix to automatic defense cuts from the lame duck Congress.

Panetta Will Take ‘Whatever the Hell Deal’ From Congress

Leon Panetta

Pentagon frustration mounts as sequestration cuts remain unresolved.

Lockheed Threatens Mass Layoffs Before Election

F-35 JSF assembly line

Defense giant wants Congress to resolve debt dispute and stop automatic defense cuts.

White House Threatens Veto of Military Spending Bill

White House

Obama administration unhappy with House’s MILCON and VA bill.

Morning Coffee: Miss America to Visit NAS Pax River

Laura Kaeppeler coming Thursday as part of a USO promotion.

SAIC Cuts Ribbon on New Offices

The 80,000 square foot, LEED-certified building consolidates the contractor’s five previous park locations.

Poseidon Gets Bold

p-8a poseidon flutter test

P-8A Poseidon makes its debut in Navy’s “Bold Alligator” training operation.

Call for Robotics Papers

The Patuxent Partnership is calling for papers on the ethics of robotic warfare.

Wind Turbines Find Support

Eastern Shore wind energy

Pax River reaches compromise with Somerset County officials.

Warfare Analysis Needed

NAVAIR solicited one contract and awarded another Friday.