Implementing the National Defense Strategy: A Year …
Another major goal among our top ten is to modernize the force, to include by investing in game-changing technologies as we transition from a legacy military to a more capable future force. This will allow us to maintain our long-held battlefield overmatch, which is more important than ever, as China and Russia
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(9 days ago) challenges of investing in new capabilities in these areas while also sustaining legacy systems to protect U.S. national security interests. Near-peer competitors and rogue nations are investing in their own capabilities to protect their own interests and deter or defeat U.S.apabilities in space, nuclear deterrence, c and missile defense.
Report to Congress on the Annual Long-Range Plan …
(8 days ago) win in an era of peer military competition, the Department is committed to investing in advanced autonomy, networks, and uncrewed systems to create true integrated human-machine teaming across the fleet. The Navy initiated “Project Overmatch” in …
TOP DOD MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES
(7 days ago) important challenge. The DoD is heavily investing in space-based operations, ballistic missiles, and nuclear weapons to counter threats from adversaries. According to the 2019 Missile Defense Review, Russia, China, and North Korea are investing substantially in their missile capabilities, enhancing their ground and sea-
Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III Message to the Force
(Just Now) while investing smartly for the future. In turn, we will improve the efficiency of the force and guarantee freedom of action in contested, complex operating environments. Tackle the Climate Crisis. We face a growing climate crisis that is impacting our
(5 days ago) surely means investing in more platforms and new weapons systems, but nothing will be more important than the investment that we make in learning, and in creating a force made up of people who thirst for it. Accordingly, the landmark 2018 Education for Seapower (E4S) report recognized that the intellectual capability of our Navy and
Seabee Team 0417
(1 days ago) were investing in themselves and their community's future. Seabee Team 0417 trained and graduated 22 Vietnamese in various trades, including 2 young women who became medical assistants. These were mostly teenagers. Twenty of the graduates were educated in building construction and equipment maintenance. The
(7 days ago) $34 million a month in investment income. By investing in long-term securities versus current practices, DoD can realize an estimated $6.9 billion in additional investment income over the next 6 years. The lost investment income will have a direct and material effect on the size of the Military Retirement Health Benefits liability in future years.
Science and Technology
(4 days ago) that we are investing in and delivering the most relevant tech-nologies possible. Duffner is an accomplished historian who weaves an engag-ing and cogent story of how the Air Force moved from 13 separate labs to one consolidated lab. Thoroughly researched and documented, this balanced and highly readable narrative is divided into two parts.
Strategic Business Plan for the Army University
(1 days ago) thinking, sound judgment and reasoned decision-making skills. “By investing in human capital, The Army will be capable of fielding a future force that maintains and exploits a decisive cognitive edge…over potential adversaries.”5 “Army forces gain intellectual advantages over adversaries through cross-cultural competencies
Summary of the 2018 Department of Defense Artificial
(7 days ago) investing in providing comprehensive AI training, while simultaneously bringing critical AI skills into service by recruiting and partnering with world-class AI talent. Engaging with commercial, academic, and international allies and partners.
2017 National Security Strategy
(6 days ago) adversaries have spent 30 years studying, investing, and implementing policies, capabilities, and procedures with the single focus of gaining military advantage over U.S. orcesf . These adversaries are developing and fielding advanced technology that targets U.S. capabilities across the EMS. In order to maintain warfighting
2020 China Military Power Report
(3 days ago) OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE Annual Report to Congress: Military and Security Developments Involving the People’s Republic of China i For 20 years, the Department of Defense (DoD) has provided Congress with an annual report on
China’s Polar Silk Road
(1 days ago) Russia and China have been heavily investing in the Arctic, which will eventually affect the American presence there. Besides the increasing political and geopo-litical significance of the region, its economic aspect is also relevant. With the possibilities of an increasingly ice- free Arctic region looming large, countries such
Commandant U.S. Coast Guard Stop 7907 Washington, DC …
(1 days ago) investing, taxes, insurance, education, wills and trusts, transition/retirement, and, information on how to evaluate and select assistance with in-depth financial planning needs. (c) Legal affairs information and referral on topics such as estate planning, power of attorney, predatory lending, compliance with the Military Lending Act and the
China’s Scattered Pearls
(Just Now) states indicates that China has not stopped at investing in the Maritime Silk Route projects in its quest for dominance in the Indian Ocean region. Rather, Beijing has gone a step further by building and financing other key infrastructure in the region through Chinese state-owned enterprises and other Chinese enti - ties.
AI Principles: Recommendations on the Ethical Use of
(8 days ago) are investing heavily in it by modernizing their forces while actively engaging in provocative activities around the globe. China has forcefully and publicly committed to becoming the global leader in AI by 2030, and it is spending billions of dollars to gain advantage.
Penetrating Artificial Intelligence– enhanced Antiaccess
(5 days ago) games like Starcraft,12 the PLA appears to be committed to investing research time and effort into building increasingly complex war games and models: “The PLA’s objective is to use AI algorithms, machine learning, human- machine team - ing, and autonomous systems collaboratively to paralyze its adversaries.”13
2018 DoD Artificial Intelligence Strategy
(6 days ago) investing in R&D for resilient, robust, reliable, secure, and explainable AI, and promoting transparency; • The Joint AI Center (JAIC) is the focal point for carrying out the DoD AI Strategy. 2 . DoD Strategic Approach for Artificial Intelligence .
Guam Realignment Comprehensive Oversight Plan
(9 days ago) and Investing the Government of Japan Direct Cash Distributions related to the U.S. Marine Corps Relocation in Guam. Objective: To determine whether internal controls over funds provided by the Government of Japan to support the relocation of U.S. Marine Corps troops from Okinawa, Japan, to Guam are adequate. Specifically, we will assess the
Audit of the DoD’s Use of Additive Manufacturing for
(5 days ago) and funds spent to understand where the DoD is investing its resources, and standardizing the cataloging of AM parts to ensure the AM data are consistent and complete; • implementing a method for sharing AM parts data within the Military Services and across the DoD to eliminate duplicative efforts when designing and producing AM parts;
DIGITAL-ONLY FEATURE The Belt and Road Initiative
(Just Now) Consequently, China started investing in overseas energy resources.33 Since 2008, China’s nationalized oil corporations started purchasing overseas oil and gas resources, and between 2011 and 2013, it invested around $73 billion in such resources. In 2010, the amount of oil production from China’s overseas
Ensuring our competitive advantage to compete, deter, and
(9 days ago) –Investing in the emerging space and cyber warfighting domains –Modernizing air, maritime, and land domains –Innovating rapidly in key operational areas to strengthen our competitive advantage –Sustaining and building on readiness gains Compete Deter Win Enhance Competitiveness Through Emerging Warfighting Domains Sustain and Build on
DoD Cybersecurity Weaknesses as Reported in Audit Reports
(4 days ago) investing a total of $6.7 billion in FY 2017 and a total of . $34.6 billion over the Future Years Defense Program (next five years). The funds are intended to help the DoD continue to develop, train, and equip the Cyber Mission Force, and make new technological investments to strengthen cyber defenses and capabilities.
U.S. COAST GUARD
(3 days ago) • Guided by the tenets of our Cyber Strategy, the Coast Guard must continue investing in its own cybersecurity and also invest in a future cyberworkforce to meet this growing national security challenge. Facilitating Maritime Commerce • Our ports, waterways, and inland rivers provide our Nation tremendous global economic advantage. Our
Report No. DODIG-2013-088, The Navy P-8A Poseidon …
(5 days ago) Navy is investing in the P-8A . Poseidon. The ASUW mission includes providing maritime superiority against surface vessels and a common sea surface picture. The ISR . Poseidon. FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY . aircraft. Decision . Full-Rate Production Decision .
The Arctic in an Age of Stategic Competition
(6 days ago) 18 JOURNAL OF INDO-PACIFIC AFFAIRS SUMMER 2021 SENIOR LEADER PERSPECTIVE The Arctic in an Age of Strategic Competition Lt Gen DaviD Krumm, uSaF CoL matthew niChoLSon, uSaF I n 1850, Robert McClure and the crew of the HMS Investigator completed the first recorded transit of the Northwest Passage from the Pacific Ocean to
GREETINGS FROM USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
(Just Now) stood the value of investing in our people—the true source of our strength,” Gilday added. “As the Chief of Supply Corps, she modernized officer education and development to better prepare our SUPPOs for this sustained period of great power competition. And, she looked to leverage the talents of our enlisted force through initiatives such
FISCAL YEAR 2009 MILITARY RETIREMENT FUND AUDITED
(1 days ago) responsible for the accounting, investing, payment of benefits, and reporting of the Fund. The DOD Office of the Actuary within the OUSD (P&R) calculates the actuarial liability of the Fund. The Office of Military Personnel Policy within OUSD (P&R) issues policy related to retirement benefits. While the Fund does not
Myanmar’s Military Coup
(1 days ago) China has cemented its bilateral relations with Myanmar by investing heavily in infrastructure, pipelines, special economic zones, and a deep-sea port under its massive development project known as the Belt and Road Initiative. The statistic shows that China’s export to Myanmar has risen exponentially, from 285,000
COMMNTARY: FALL OF AFGANISTAN Understanding China in
(7 days ago) tion, China sees a resumed opportunity for investing via state-owned enterprises and private companies. Strategically, China’s outreach to the Taliban has much to do with its own rise as a global power. Unlike its geopolitical situation in 1996, today China com-mands an economy worth USD 14.7 trillion and views itself as a global power.
FISCAL YEAR 2004 MILITARY RETIREMENT FUND AUDITED
(1 days ago) investing, and reporting of the Military Retirement Fund (the Fund). The Fund was established by Public Law (P.L.) 98-94 (currently Chapter 74 of Title 10, U.S.C.). In FY 2004, the Fund paid out approximately $37 billion in benefits to …
FISCAL YEAR 2005 MILITARY RETIREMENT FUND AUDITED
(1 days ago) investing, and reporting of the Military Retirement Fund (the Fund). The Fund was established by Public Law 98-94 (currently Chapter 74 of Title 10, U.S.C.). This law also established an independent three-member DoD Retirement Board of …
USAF Counterproliferation Center CPC Outreach Journal #457
(1 days ago) Currently, the lead federal agency responsible for disaster relief is the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), which has just 2,500 employees and is a division of the Homeland Security Department.
DIGITALThONLY FEATURE Unmet Expectations
(8 days ago) began investing in the region. The port ultimately opening to shipping traffic in 2008, principally as an import center for bringing goods into Pakistan.20 CPEC aims to radically expand the capacity and surrounding infrastructure of the port, with the “Phase 2” contract awarded to a Chinese state-owned company for 1.02 billion USD in 2015.
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE 400 ARMY NAVY DRIVE …
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