Air Force builds digital twin for weapons with ABMS


The Air Force is using ABMS to help build digital twins, a move that pairs two top emerging technology priorities.

New Air Force cybersecurity program will take a close look at fighters and bombers


The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Fighters and Bombers Directorate is creating a new office for well-documented security vulnerabilities in those aircraft.

The AI warfighter is coming, and it starts with dogfighting


DARPA's new Air Combat Evolution program is one step in a tall ladder to get warfighters to trust AI like they do fellow service members.

DOD must do better in tracking true costs of software sustainment, GAO says


DOD "may not know the full costs" of weapons systems software sustainment and needs to shore up how it acquires that information, the watchdog agency says.

Weapon systems widely vulnerable to hacking, GAO report says


The report lays the blame on "nascent understanding" of cybersecurity by key officials and says the Pentagon has only recently set its priorities to meet the challenge.

Pentagon invests $17 million more in the promise of lasers


Senator Martin Heinrich announced the investment while in New Mexico last week.