Gen. Glenn Walters, the Marine Corps assistant commandant, said less than 0.5 percent of the Marine total force is “truly non-deployable.”
The Marine Corps formally establish Cyberspace Occupational Field, including seven specific military cyber specialties.
In today’s Federal Newscast, a new policy from the National Science Foundation will require grant recipients to report the findings of any sexual harassment investigation against a researcher.
The Defense Department is working hard this year on an audit it will almost certainly fail, but DoD leaders say the review offers valuable insight into how the Pentagon spends and operates.
Undersecretary of the Navy Thomas Modly believes the key to implementing the new national defense strategy, not to mention prevailing in any future conflicts, is agility.
Marines still aspire to let troops bring their own devices to work, but the corps’ top IT official says its current mobility strategy is “on the wrong trajectory.”
The Marine Corps wants to add cyber training to boot camp and has new incentives for civilian hires.
The Defense Department is making some changes to meet its readiness challenges, but it needs more support from Congress and civilian government.
Correction: Marines-Training Accident story
This is a critical year for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program. Already the most expensive military program ever, the number of all-weather, stealthy combat aircraft the Pentagon can buy each year will depend primarily upon orders from international buyers.
You’ve heard of agile software development? This Marine Corps engineer took an agile approach to re-designing body armor.
A House panel wants to make it illegal to share intimate photos without consent. The panel also wants to expand help for male victims of sexual assault.
Military facility sustainment has been one of the hardest-hit portions of the Defense budget over the last several years. Still, installations do find new ways to meet their missions without more money.
In today’s Federal Newscast, a former Marine staff sergeant pleads guilty to stealing from the helicopter squadron responsible for transporting the president.