Oct. 17, 2017
Air Force Squadron in Louisiana Serves as 'Sentinels of the Gulf'
BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, La. —
The 26th Operational Weather Squadron at Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana operates day and night to track the weather and watch for possible weather threats in the Southeast, a region that includes 13 states and 151 military installations.
July 21, 2017
Project Maven to Deploy Computer Algorithms to War Zone by Year’s End
Defense Department intelligence officials discussed winning wars with computer algorithms and artificial intelligence during a recent Defense One Tech Summit in Washington.
April 28, 2017
Red Cell Challenges Cyber Warriors in Multiforce Exercise
CAMP WILLIAMS, Utah —
Air Force Capt. Joshua Montgomery isn’t a criminal, but he plays one as part of his duties. He’s a member of an Air National Guard team that tests cyber defenses.
April 27, 2017
DARPA Funds Brain-Stimulation Research to Speed Learning
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is working with seven U.S. universities and elements of the Air Force and Army on research that seeks to stimulate the brain in a non-invasive way to speed up learning.
March 1, 2017
DoD: Investigation Finds No Evidence of False Intelligence Reporting
An investigation found that allegations that U.S. Central Command senior intelligence officials falsified intelligence in the campaign to counter the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria could not be substantiated, the acting Defense Department inspector general told a House subcommittee.
Nov. 17, 2016
Intelligence Agencies Work, Communicate Better Together, DoD Official Says
The undersecretary of defense for intelligence said at the Defense One Summit the Pentagon’s intelligence agencies work and communicate better with each other today, and that transformation must continue.
Cooperation Between Intel, Defense Never Better, Work Tells Lawmakers
Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work told the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence that the intelligence community’s support to the Defense Department has never been better.
Oct. 28, 2016
Carter Awards DoD’s Highest Civilian Award to National Intel Director Clapper
TYSONS CORNER, Va. —
Defense Secretary Ash Carter presented James R. Clapper, the director of national intelligence, with the Distinguished Civilian Service Medal, the Defense Department’s highest civilian award.
Sept. 15, 2016
9/11 Drove Change in Intelligence Community, NSA Chief Says
Navy Adm. Michael S. Rogers, who also commands U.S. Cyber Command and is chief of the Central Security Service, said the 9/11 attacks drove “fundamental change” in the way the U.S. government uses and shares intelligence.
Sept. 13, 2016
Transparency Has Place in Intelligence World, DoD Official Says
The undersecretary of defense for intelligence told the Atlantic Council that citizens’ expectation of transparency in intelligence has grown since 9/11, and that the key is finding the right balance for transparency.