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The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today the remains of at least 22 servicemen, killed during the battle of Tarawa in World War II,... [Read More]
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The United States is "unwinding" Turkey from the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program as a result of the country buying the Russian S-400 air defense... [Read More]
Pentagon Chief Spokesperson Jonathan Hoffman provided the following readout:Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense and Global Security Kenneth P. Rapuano hosted a delegation of... [Read More]
The Department of Defense and the Office of Military Commissions will allocate seats for news media aboard military-chartered aircraft for travel from Joint Base Andrews... [Read More]
NAVYHII Fleet Support Group LLC, Virginia Beach, Virginia (N00039-19-D-0020); General Dynamics Information Technology Inc., Fairfax, Virginia (N00039-19-D-0021); M.C. Dean Inc., Tysons, Virginia (N00039-19-D-0022); Prism Maritime... [Read More]
Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment Ellen M. Lord and Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy David J. Trachtenberg will brief the... [Read More]
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCYSeqirus Inc., Summit, New Jersey, has been awarded a maximum $68,777,956 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-quantity contract for the injectable influenza vaccine. This was a competitive... [Read More]
Acting Secretary of Defense Richard V. Spencer announced today that the president has made the following nomination:Air Force Col. Linell A. Letendre for appointment to... [Read More]
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Becoming a first-time father is no easy feat, but learning how to raise a child while serving in the military is a whole new world... [Read More]
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Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer has become acting defense secretary, as the Senate has received the packet nominating Dr. Mark T. Esper to be the... [Read More]
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ASSISTANT TO THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS JONATHAN HOFFMAN: Hi, everybody.  All right, so just -- we're going to do a quick briefing... [Read More]
The chief of staff, Air Force announces the assignment of the following general officers:Brig. Gen. William G. Holt III, special assistant to the commander, Air... [Read More]
ARMYLockheed Martin Corp., Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded a $492,108,514 fixed-price-incentive contract for High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems M142 launchers and support requirements to include... [Read More]
Statement by Chief Pentagon Spokesperson Jonathan Hoffman on the nomination of Dr. Esper to be secretary of defense:At 3:04 p.m. today, the Senate received the... [Read More]
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On July 20, 1969, history was made when two Apollo 11 astronauts, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, became the first humans to set foot on... [Read More]
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Navy Coxswain John G. Morrison's presence of mind in dire circumstances encouraged his shipmates, impressed his commander and earned him the Medal of Honor. ,... [Read More]
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Acting Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper hosted an enhanced honor cordon to welcome his counterpart from Uzbekistan for a meeting to discuss the military... [Read More]
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Information technology is the backbone of today's modern battlefield and even more important in a constantly evolving security climate.,... [Read More]
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A military contingency in one country will quickly spread around the world, and this reality is what the new National Military Strategy addresses.,... [Read More]
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Michael Collins was one of the three astronauts on Apollo 11 in July 1969.,... [Read More]
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