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Budget plan: Pentagon panics over possibly losing tech edge to Russia, China

The Pentagon is in fear of losing its edge in technology it has held onto for so long and is now factoring this...

Summary of the DoD Fiscal 2015 Budget Proposal

The Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 budget proposal supports the Department’s 2014 Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR) that is being released in conjunction with the budget....

China Defense Budget to Increase 12.2 pct in 2014

China plans to raise its defense budget by 12.2 percent to 808.2 billion yuan (about 132 billion U.S. dollars) in 2014, according to a...

Pentagon Reductions ‘First Step’ In Realigning Defense Spending

The Defense Department’s senior leaders announced changes today in the Office of the Secretary of Defense and the Joint Staff designed to save money...

Pentagon Official Predicts Bleak Budget Picture for Fiscal 2014

Budget pressures mean defense acquisition workers’ lives “are going to stay difficult for a while,” their chief told the workforce here this week, but...

Hagel orders cuts for Pentagon headquarters

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered a 20 percent cut in funding for the Pentagon's top civilian and military headquarters by 2019, saying everyone...

Asia Pacific defence budgets to outstrip North America by 2021

Defence budgets in the Asia Pacific region will overtake the United States and Canada by 2021, according to a study by respected analysts IHS...

Air Force Budget Official Outlines Fiscal 2014 Funding Request

The shadow of sequestration in 2013 and ongoing fiscal uncertainty will affect critical programs and objectives for years to come, Air Force officials said...

Defense Budget Cuts Demand Smart Downsizing

It is generally agreed that the additional cuts to the defense budget required by sequestration will do more than just hurt the military; they...

China Defends Military Expansion

China will increase its defense budget by 10 percent this year. The country's growing military spending is a trend that has many of its...