WASHINGTON, April 2, 2019 – The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to India of twenty-four (24) MH-60R Multi-Mission helicopters for an estimated cost of $2.6 billion. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale today.

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…]