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1 month agoDefense News - SLSCO receives $61.4M for border wall construction - April 3 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army awarded SLSCO Ltd. with a $61.4 million contract modification Friday for wall construction along the southern U.S. border.
18 hours agoDefense News -- Boeing nabs $84.7M to build 3 more MQ-25s for Navy -- Boeing received an $84.7 million contract modification this week to produce three MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueling aircraft for the U.S. Navy.
18 hours agoDefense News -- Aircraft carrier captain dismissed after sounding alarm on COVID-19 outbreak -- Navy Capt. Brett Crozier, who earlier this week pleaded with Navy officials to provide more resources for sailors amid a coronavirus outbreak on the USS Theodore Rooosevelt, has been relieved of his position.
19 hours agoDefense News -- Comfort, Mercy take small number of referral patients so far -- The Navy hospital ships deployed in March to help cope with an expected overflow of patients due to COVID-19 have treated less than 20 patients combined since they started
20 hours agoDefense News -- Navy accelerating large contracts to mitigate effects of COVID-19 -- A top Navy official said this week the branch will award some contracts earlier than planned in an effort to offset the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the defense industry.
1 day agoDefense News -- Lockheed nabs $818.2M to produce JASSMs for Air Force, allies -- Lockheed Martin has been awarded an $818.2 million contract for production of Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles for the U.S. Air Force and allied militaries, according to the Pentagon.
1 day agoDefense News -- Navy working to isolate, test sailors amid COVID-19 outbreak on USS Roosevelt -- The Navy and local government officials in Guam are working to isolate and test crew members on the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt, which is currently docked in the territory amid a coronavirus outbreak, officia
1 day agoDefense News -- Bechtel awarded $1.2B to destroy mustard weapons at Pueblo plant -- Bechtel National received a $1.2 billion contract extension this week to continue destruction of 2,600 tons of surplus chemical weapons stored at the U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot in Colorado, the Pentagon announced.
1 day agoDefense News -- U.S. Air Force moves 23 units to Space Force -- The U.S. Air Force identified 23 units and organizations to be transferred to the U.S. Space Force on Wednesday.
2 days agoDefense News -- USS Carney returns to Spain following worldwide force patrol -- The USS Carney has returned to Naval Station Rota in Spain following its seventh forward deployed naval force patrol, the Navy announced.
2 days agoWorld News -- U.S. military begins furlough of South Korean employees -- As funding from a military cost-sharing arrangement between Washington and Seoul ran out on Wednesday without a new agreement in place, U.S. Forces Korea placed thousands of South Korean civilian employees on furlough.
2 days agoDefense News -- COVID-19 spread on USS Roosevelt is 'ongoing and accelerating' -- The captain of the USS Theodore Roosevelt is pleading with the U.S. Navy for more resources to help contain a coronavirus outbreak aboard the ship and avoid possible deaths.
2 days agoDefense News -- Austal nabs $7.7M for work on USS Kansas City -- Austal USA was awarded a $7.7 million contract Tuesday for work on the littoral combat ship USS Kansas City, the Department of Defense announced Tuesday.
2 days agoDefense News -- Lockheed awarded $4.9B for work on F-35s -- Lockheed Martin picked up three contracts totaling $4.9 billion for work on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft Tuesday, according to the Pentagon.
3 days agoDefense News -- Boeing nets $1.6B for P-8A Poseidons for Navy, New Zealand, Korea -- The Navy awarded Boeing a $1.6 billion contract to produce 11 P-8A Poseidon aircraft for the United States, four for New Zealand and six for South Korea, according to Boeing and the Pentagon.
3 days agoWorld News -- North Korea missile images raise questions about authenticity -- The possibility North Korea may have doctored the images released this week showing a test of "super-large multiple rocket launchers" cannot be ruled out.
3 days agoDefense News -- State Dept. approves $194M upgrade deal for South Korea's F-16s -- The State Department approved a sale of upgrades to South Korea's F-16 fighter planes, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said on Monday.
3 days agoNavy docks USS Theodore Roosevelt to test crew for COVID-19
2 days agoUSNS Comfort arrives in N.Y., military mobilizes for COVID-19 fight
20 hours ago'Space Fence' radar operational, tracks objects as small as 10 centimeters
18 hours agoMarines' 'Ugly Angels' Osprey helicopter squadron declared fully operational
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