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Air Force leaders discuss modernization in budget hearing

Air Force leaders discuss modernization in budget hearing

Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Norton Schwartz outlined the service’s modernization efforts during testimony to the House Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on Defense here March 6. “Modernization is our most significant concern, […]


Network modernization business practices allow Army to trim costs

Network modernization business practices allow Army to trim costs

Facing an environment of emerging fiscal constraints, the Army is using its Network Integration Evaluation efforts, part of the Agile Acquisition Process, to force a shift from Research, Developmental, Technical and Engineering efforts to the procurement of mature network capability […]


Army hosts network modernization Industry Day

Army hosts network modernization Industry Day

Army officials hosted more than 275 industry representatives at new integration facilities at Aberdeen Proving Ground this week, stressing the service’s commitment to its new “agile” approach to modernizing the tactical communications network. The Jan. 11 event was the second […]


South Korea Picks Sagem for Submarine Modernization

South Korea Picks Sagem for Submarine Modernization

The world specialist in inertial navigation, particularly for warships, Sagem (Safran) has been awarded the contract to modernize South Korean submarines. This latest success reinforces the company‚Äôs leadership in the field of precision inertia. Under water, there is no point […]


First DDG Modernization Warship Departs on Deployment

First DDG Modernization Warship Departs on Deployment

The Aegis guided-missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones (DDG 53) departed Naval Base San Diego Nov. 29, for an independent seven-month deployment to the 5th Fleet area of responsibility (AOR). The first ship to complete the DDG modernization (DDGMOD) midlife […]


Panetta: Future rests on partnerships, modernization

Panetta: Future rests on partnerships, modernization

Partnerships and modernization hold the key to meeting the challenges facing the United States and its allies as they near a turning point after a decade of war and adapt to new challenges and priorities, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta […]


Lockheed to Modernize USAF Early Warning Long-Range Surveillance Radars

Lockheed to Modernize USAF Early Warning Long-Range Surveillance Radars

The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin $46.8 million in contract options to begin modernizing 29 long-range radars which provide advanced warning and air traffic control surveillance over North America’s airspace. Under initial options of the Essential Parts Replacement Program […]


Air Force modernization takes B-2 to North Pole

Air Force modernization takes B-2 to North Pole

A B-2 Spirit flew from here to the North Pole and back Oct. 27 on a mission to test the aircraft’s hardware and software upgrades, endurance and its performance at extremely high latitudes. The 18-plus hour mission consisted of developmental […]


The Mexican Military 2006-11: Adapting, Transforming, and Modernizing Under Fire

The Mexican Military 2006-11: Adapting, Transforming, and Modernizing Under Fire

The fight of state versus non-state groups has characterized warfare in the 21st century; these last include a wide assortment of terrorists, insurgents, pirates, and criminals. Theaters of operation are as varied as the enemy, ranging from the jungles of […]


 
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