The world’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, the USS Enterprise, was decommissioned by the U.S. Navy earlier this month, ending the ship’s 50 years of service. While the process of defueling and later scrapping of the Enterprise is underway, a next generation Big-E will take its place in a few years. The ship is remembered for [Read More…]

News came out that the U.S. Army is receiving its first shipment of new Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicles (AMPVs) this month. The AMPVs are designed to replace the M113 line. The M113’s lacked size, weight, and power, and had less optimal survivability. Given their purpose in the field has been to serve multiple roles (eg, armored [Read More…]

The AH-64 Apache is the world’s most advanced, multi-role combat helicopter. Since the first unveiling and delivery of the Apache AH-64 attack helicopter in 1984, it has become a highly successful part of the U.S. Army war fighting capability, as well as for military defenses in other countries such as Israel, the United Kingdom, Saudi [Read More…]

ISO Group is a certified Small Business providing supply chain support for NASA’s Orion, Space Launch System (SLS), Commercial Crew, and International Space Station. 249 miles up, and traveling over 17,000 miles per hour is not the time to find out that you were supplied a part that is less than what you expected. We understand very specific requirements [Read More…]

Over the last thirty years, every branch of the military has gone through cycles where inventory management of key parts has failed to forecast supply needs, or maintain the necessary parts on-site to ensure a high level of equipment and mission readiness. The Department of Defense (DoD) manages several million secondary inventory items, such as [Read More…]

Defense contractors that make up the #military supply chain are an incredibly diverse group of businesses. Though media and policy-makers often focus on the largest prime and sub-contractors that are the drivers for producing weapon systems, aircraft, ships, vehicles, and other tools that support the war fighter, there are tens of thousands of other businesses, [Read More…]