General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Incorporated, Poway, California, was awarded a nearly $9 million contract for Universal Ground Control Station integration. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
The United States is not a fading power relative to China. Reports of waning U.S. influence have been greatly exaggerated.
China actually wants the United States to remain active in the Asia-Pacific region as a hedge against any other country's adventurism. And, most of the other countries in that region want the United States to remain active as a hedge against China.
The muscle of Joint Forces Command is not going away, only the overweight organization and its budget that grew fourfold since it was established, said RAdm. Ted Carter, USN, Commander, Joint Enabling Capabilities Command.