The Army Future Combat System, Navy’s Ford-class aircraft carrier, and the Air Force KC-46 Tanker are just a few recent examples where technological hurdles slowed or stopped introduction of a new program service leaders considered essential to stay ahead of adversaries.
The 10% Solution: The debates of the next few weeks could be critical turning points in how we conceive of our priorities and how we define safety and security.
"ADAPTER" involves cyborg implants to toughen soldiers against two of the commonest health issues in modern warfare: limited access to safe food and water, and sleep disruption.
Defense Secretary Mark Esper is facing the most politically charged crisis of his tenure, criticized for calling protester-filled streets a military “battle space” and accused of failing to keep the military out of politics.
President Donald Trump’s Pentagon chief shot down his idea of using troops to quell protests across the United States.
The UFO videos were recorded in 2004 and 2015 by infrared cameras on US Navy aircraft and show what the Pentagon calls “unidentified aerial phenomena.”
The Air Force’s increased investment in space and future force capabilities is coming at the cost of retiring a number of legacy aircraft, a move likely to elicit sharp congressional opposition.
The Pentagon's top leaders said Wednesday that they believe the ballistic missiles launched by Iran against U.S. military positions in Iraq was an unsuccessful strike meant to kill American troops.
Ash Carter shares many of his insights in his book "Inside the Five-Sided Box: Lessons from a Lifetime of Leadership in the Pentagon."
Expert: If al-Qaeda or ISIS were able to purchase cyberattack capabilities then swathes of critical US infrastructure could be at risk.