Quality starts at the top if the military is to attract and retain good people. Leaders must create the right atmosphere and
Not only are the global have-nots younger and more likely to act abruptly, the U.S. population is older and is less inclined to support defense spending and education. These two trends may converge, to the United States' detriment.
Finding balance, encouraging critical thinking and advancing cyber education are part of the panel recommendations from a group of service representatives addressing training and education in a constrained budget environment.
The battlespace of the past was linear with clear definitions. The future battlespace is multidimensional with several domains.
The United States needs to lead NATO explicitly, not implicitly, according to the chief of staff, NATO Allied Command Transformation.
A new Android app provides enjoyable activity suggestions to help service members returning from combat deployments improve their moods and overcome depression.
Accenture Federal Services LLC, Reston, Virginia, is being awarded a potential $43, 390,845 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide command, control, communications, computers, and intelligence systems engineering support to include command and intelligence systems analysis, concept definition, interface requirements, and system development and design for implementation, integration, interoperability, documentation, upgrades, and training. This is one of five multiple award contracts: all awardees will compete for task orders during the ordering period. Other awardees and potential amounts include: Science Applications International Corporation, McLean, Virginia, $40,189,743; Booz Allen Hamilton, San Diego, California, $35,596,517; FGM Incorporated, Reston, Virginia, $28,049,298; and Scientific Research Corporation, Atlanta, Georgia, $25,473,634. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.
The Boeing Company, Seattle, Washington, is being awarded a $13,174,063 modification to a previously issued cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order for risk reduction activities associated with the P-8A Poseidon aircraft, Increment II. This effort includes acoustic processor technology refresh work, multi-static active coherent Phase I capability, Automatic Identification System prototype development and high-altitude, anti-submarine warfare sensor capability. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.