White House wants $550M for new critical munitions acquisition fund￼
The initiative is part of a broader request for $33 billion in supplemental funding for Ukraine.
Upgraded Stinger missile could be fielded in the next year or two, Army chief says￼
The Department of Defense is working on an improved version of the man-portable Stinger anti-aircraft system.
Army acquisition executive sees potential for greater investment in loitering munitions￼
Loitering munitions differ from the larger unmanned platforms that gained fame during the post-9/11 wars.
Nominee for Pentagon’s top acquisition post intends to prioritize munitions￼
The importance of advanced munitions has been highlighted in recent weeks during Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.