The United States is leading the way to a new era of commercial space transportation with a final rule that streamlines the licensing process for private sector launch and reentry operations. “Innovation in commercial space transportation is increasing dramatically, and policy needs to keep up. This rule will help us to prepare for future U.S. leadership in commercial space transportation by facilitating the continued economic growth
Force Design 2030-National Defense Strategy–Creating prepositioning small units against PLA’s strategy of massive missiles in the South China Sea- National Defense Strategy Directive (2018) - “redirected the Marine Corps’ mission focus from countering violent extremists in the Middle East to great power/peer-level competition, with special emphasis on the Indo-Pacific.
“Innovations in AI technology can improve national security, but a knowledgeable workforce is vital for these tools to be truly effective. “Innovations in AI technology can improve national security, but a knowledgeable workforce is vital for these tools to be truly effective.A virtual dogfight between an Air Force F-16 pilot and an artificial intelligence (AI) program in August resulted in a resounding win. The AI “pilot” beat a highly trained fighter pilot in each of five head-to-head scenarios.
Collins Aerospace Systems (CAS)
Under October 2018 UTC's acquisition, Rockwell Collins will become a combined business unit with UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) called “Collins Aerospace Systems.” Rockwell Collins CEO Kelly Ortberg will lead the combined Collins Aerospace business and UTAS President Dave Gitlin will become its COO. The company designs, produces and supports communications and aviation systems for commercial and military customers. The Company provides information management services through voice and data communication networks and solutions across the world.
Operation Inherent Resolve 2021 – Syria – Could these be obvious signs that new Secretary of Defense is staging for a major war with Russia and Syria? Does this make sense? Pentagon Press Secretary Updates Reporters on DOD Operation Inherent Resolve 2021 – Syria: March 1, 2021
“In 2018, the dynamic nature of cyberspace is a result of rapid advancements in computer and communication technologies as well as the tight coupling of the cyber domain with physical operations. Military organizations have embedded cyberspace assets—their information technology—into mission processes to increase
“The FACE -Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE™) Technical Standard is the open avionics standard for making military computing operations more robust, interoperable, portable and secure. The standard enables developers to create and deploy a wide catalog of applications for use across the entire spectrum of military aviation systems through a common operating environment.”
Office of the Attorney General, Washington, D. C. 2053
Jefferson B. Sessions III -He was named Jefferson after his father, grandfather and great grandfather who was named after Jefferson Davis the President of the Confederacy. Merited a place in TIME magazine's ''The 100 Most Influential People'' (leaders) with an homage penned by Senator from Kentucky Mitch McConnell [April 2018].
Russia tests direct-ascent anti-satellite missile
“Russia publicly claims it is working to prevent the transformation of outer space into a battlefield, yet at the same time Moscow continues to weaponize space by developing and fielding on-orbit and ground-based capabilities that seek to exploit U.S. reliance on space-based systems,” said U.S. Army Gen. James Dickinson. “Russia’s persistent testing of these systems demonstrates threats to U.S. and allied space systems are rapidly advancing.
GMCstream Flash News – October 20, 2018
US Defense Companies key to USA Economic Base © by Richard T. Kusiolek (all rights reserved)
Per Doug Cameron (WSJ WorldNews 10/19/18) The big five U.S. defense companies— Lockheed LMT 0.04% Martin Corp., Raytheon Co. RTN -0.34% , Boeing Co. BA -0.86% , Northrop Grumman Corp. NOC -0.17% and General Dynamics Corp. GD -0.50% —