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November 20, 2018

On Oct. 4, 2018, the Office of Naval Research issued a broad agency announcement seeking industry proposals for the next-generation replacement of the Marine Corps' Light Armed Vehicle fleet to inform requirements for an estimated $3 billion Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle program. Oct. 4, 2018 BAA Oct. 31 Q&A
On Nov. 10, 2018, the Treasury Department issued an interim rule expanding the scope of transactions overseen by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States.
In an Oct. 31, 2018 letter, BAE Systems urges the Treasury Department to clarify an interim rule expanding the scope of transactions overseen by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States.

November 19, 2018

The Nov. 19, 2018 Government Accountability Office report finds that "actions [are] needed to address costly maintenance delays facing the attack submarine fleet."

November 16, 2018

On Nov. 15, the Defense Department released the Fiscal Year 2018 Agency Financial Report, which provides an overview of the department’s financial information as well as preliminary summary-level performance results.
The Nov. 9, 2018 Congressional Research Service report discusses the National Nuclear Security Administration's "Weapons Activities account."

November 15, 2018

On Nov. 15, 2018 the White House Office of Management and Budget issued a statement of administration policy against S.J.Res.65, a Senate resolution that opposes a proposed $300 million foreign military sale to Bahrain.
On Nov. 15, the White House Office of Management and Budget issued a statement against S.J.Res.65, a Senate resolution that opposes a proposed $300 million weapons sale to Bahrain.
The Nov. 14, 2018 letter asks three companies to clarify their relationships with the Saudi Arabian government.
The Oct. 30, 2018 Congressional Research Service report discusses the "U.S. export control system and the Export Control Reform Initiative."

November 14, 2018

The Oct. 2, 2018, directive signed by Army Secretary Mark Esper sets forth the establishment of an Army artificial intelligence task force.
On Nov. 14, 2018, the National Defense Strategy Commission released its report and recommendations on the Trump administration's plan for national security.
On Oct. 16 and 17, 2018 the National Defense Industrial Association held its annual Expeditionary Warfare Conference in Annapolis, MD. Mark F. Cancian, Senior Adviser Scot Searles, Captain USN Tom Rivers, Program Manager

November 13, 2018

GAO estimates that about 26 percent of the Department of Defense’s (DOD) contracts and orders valued $5 million and above in fiscal year 2017 were competitively awarded using the lowest price technically acceptable (LPTA) process. Read the full report.
The newly released report details how divided government has worked in the past and considers issues that might garner support from a Democratic majority in the House.
The Nov. 1, 2018 Congressional Research Service report discusses the "nexus of robotics and autonomous systems (RAS) and artificial intelligence (AI)."

November 12, 2018

In an Oct. 31, 2018 request for proposals, the Army announces it seeks a team of vendors to develop sensor prototypes for Next Generation Combat Vehicles, designed to ease soldiers' cognitive load and make decisions more quickly. Also includes a related statement of objectives.

November 09, 2018

The Nov. 9, 2018 Defense Department manual "implements policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides procedures for DOD materiel managers and others who work within or with the DOD supply system . . . and establishes standard terminology for use in DOD supply chain materiel management."

November 08, 2018

In a Nov. 8, 2018 request for information, the Air Force cast a net for suggestions of technologies that could be added to intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance assets, including the Distributed Common Ground System.
The Nov. 8, 2018 Government Accountability Office report finds that the Defense Department "should take additional actions to enhance corrosion prevention and mitigation efforts."

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