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Pentagon to cut Air Force drone program

Defense analyst Loren Thompson says defense officials have decided to rely on the less expensive, high-altitude U-2 spy plane, which has a shorter range but has been used in Asia, particularly to keep an eye on North Korea.

Tags: Global Hawk , DoD , Air Force , Loren Thompson

Tuesday - 01/24/2012, 08:52pm EST

Navy breaks ground on second-largest federal solar project

The Navy has signed a deal to start funneling green energy to its largest base. Instead of costing money, the project will save money, Navy and industry officials say.

Tags: DoD , Energy , SunPower , China Lake , Clifford Maurer , power purchase agreement , green government , Karen Butterfield , Jared Serbu

Friday - 01/20/2012, 05:08am EST
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GAO examines Navy, Marines financial management

Asif Khan joined In Depth with Francis Rose to discuss a recent GAO report examining those services' financial-management issues.

Tags: Asif Khan , GAO , In Depth , Francis Rose , DoD , financial management , Marines

Thursday - 12/22/2011, 08:18pm EST
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DLA helps Navy power ships on algae, cooking oil

Bruce Blank, the energy director of the DLA's bulk petroleum business unit, joined In Depth with Francis Rose to discuss the procurement process of a new biofuel contract with the Navy.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , DLA , biofuels , USDA

Wednesday - 12/21/2011, 05:30pm EST
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DoD plans more formalized training for financial managers

The Pentagon has standardized, course-based training and certification programs for its acquisition workforce. DoD's CFO wants comparable standards for the department's financial management community.

Tags: defense , Robert Hale , On DoD , Jared Serbu , auditability , financial management , GAO , Marines Corps , workforce , DAU , training

Wednesday - 12/21/2011, 08:30am EST
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New tool vending room improves Navy's processes

Cmdr. Dianna Wolfson is the project superintendent at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard for the USS Newport News Engineered Overhaul, describes tool sharing program that saves time and money.

Tags: Dianne Wolfson , Federal Drive , DoD , best practices , technology

Friday - 12/16/2011, 01:23pm EST
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Navy testing PTSD injection treatment

The Navy is taking a different look at curing post-traumatic stress disorder. A doctor says he has developed an injection for the neck that can cure PTSD, Wired reports. Capt. Anita Hickey, the director of Integrative Pain Medicine at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego has received $100,000 to test Dr. Lipov's method.

Tags: In Depth , PTSD , Wired , Francis Rose , DoD , DoD Report

Tuesday - 12/13/2011, 10:00pm EST

Army-Navy rivalry takes to Twitter

The faceoff between the Navy Midshipmen and the Army Black Knights is almost here, and the pre-game anticipation has already spread to Twitter.

Tags: Army , Army-Navy football game , DoD

Friday - 12/09/2011, 04:03pm EST
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Navy CIO Halvorsen offers best practices for small IT contractors

Terry Halvorsen, the chief information officer at the Navy, joined In Depth with Francis Rose to discuss the Navy's efforts to attract small-business IT contractors.

Tags: Terry Halvorsen , technology , contracting , acquisition , industry , DoD

Friday - 12/09/2011, 05:40pm EST
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