ManTech International to be acquired by private equity firm Carlyle Group for $4.2B

The transaction has an enterprise value of about $4.2 billion.

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DOD grappling with multibillion-dollar laboratory investment gap

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Lawmakers heard requests for facility construction and research support during an afternoon hearing.

This Air Force unit will be critical to enabling JADC2

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The 350th Spectrum Warfare Wing will help the Air Force sense and make sense of data through the electromagnetic spectrum within the JADC2 concept of operations.

Marines want to be the ‘eyes and ears’ of the US military in the information space

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With the Marine Corps finalizing the publication of its newest doctrine, information, it is seeking to be the persistent forward force for the joint community in this space.

Air Force to bring top-secret data into the mix in next weapons system hackathon

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The next BRAVO hackthon will be run at three classification levels sometime this summer.

Army to begin air-to-ground network extension experimentation

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This year, the Army is beginning experiments to extend the range of its network through the air and develop concepts to prevent signals from being jammed from the air to the ground.

New Marine Corps information command seeks to better link theater forces to the joint force

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The recently announced Marine Corps Information Command aims to help coordinate theater forces and capabilities with the joint force.

Army combining multiple acquisition paths on programs

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As a way to field programs faster, the Army is experimenting with multiple acquisition pathways on programs.

DIU taps AI to match ‘undiscoverable’ military talent with relevant gig work

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Two vendors were tapped to cooperatively deploy a new Uber-like app.

Marine Corps commandant gung-ho about loitering munitions

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The tactical unmanned aerial systems offer advantages over more traditional fires such as mortars and artillery, says the commandant of the Marine Corps.

Marines to create new information command to support Force Design 2030

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The guidance was included in the annual update to Gen. David Berger’s controversial vision for transforming the Corps known as Force Design 2030.