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Musk's SpaceX wins Pentagon award for missile tracking satellites

SpaceX, known for its reusable rockets and astronaut capsules, is ramping up satellite production for Starlink

1 min read6 Oct 2020

Eyeing China, Pentagon plans larger, 'more lethal' navy

A Pentagon report on the PLA released early this month said that Beijing has world's largest naval fleet with 350 ships and submarinesThe plan, which requires adding tens of billions of dollars to US Navy's budget between now and 2045, is aimed at maintaining superiority over Chinese naval forces

2 min read17 Sep 2020

Oracle loses appeal in $10 billion Pentagon contract fight

The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed a lower court ruling that Oracle wasn’t harmed by any errors the Pentagon made in developing the contract proposal because it wouldn’t have qualified for the contract anyway

2 min read3 Sep 2020

Pentagon says China could double nuclear weapons in decade

Beijing’s arsenal remains low, compared to those of U.S. and Russia, annual report finds

2 min read2 Sep 2020

China military exercises will 'further destabilize' S. China Sea: Pentagon

The Pentagon said Thursday it was concerned about Chinese military exercises around a disputed archipelago in the South China Sea

1 min read3 Jul 2020

US Pentagon releases list of companies which aid Chinese military. Read details

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo accused Huawei for being a 'tool of the CCP surveillance state.'

1 min read25 Jun 2020

Judge halts Microsoft work on Pentagon cloud deal after Amazon suit alleges bias

It’s unusual for the U.S. Court of Federal Claims to pause work on a contract over the government’s objectionsThe ruling is a victory for Amazon, which faced an uphill battle in its bid to get the award overturned, procurement experts said

2 min read14 Feb 2020

US says 34 troops diagnosed with traumatic brain injury after Iran strike

According to Pentagon data, about 408,000 service members have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury since 2000President Donald Trump and other top officials initially said Iran's attack had not killed or injured any US service members

1 min read26 Jan 2020

Amazon asks judge to block Microsoft from Pentagon project

Amazon filed a motion asking a federal judge to block Microsoft from working on any substantive tasks for the JEDI projectMicrosoft is set to start its work on JEDI Cloud contract from 11 February

1 min read24 Jan 2020

Iran launches large attack on US-led forces in Iraq, Pentagon says

The US military said an assessment was underway to determine damage and any casualties at al-Asad airbase in IraqThe attack came just hours after US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the United States should expect Iran to retaliate

1 min read8 Jan 2020
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