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The Air Force’s T-X program aims to replace the aging T-38 Talon training jet. Here, a pair of two-seat T-38s sits at Base Operations at Minot Air Force Base, N.D.

Northrop Scratch-Built a Jet to Bid on an Air Force Contract. Now It’s Dropping Out.

The decision leaves three, or maybe four, potential bidders on the 350-plane T-X program.

The Grant Memorial at the U.S. Capitol.

House and Senate Prepare to Undo Obama Contractor Rule

“Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces” rule called “blacklisting.”

Trump Says He Fixed F-35 Program in Two Months

The president says the project is “now in good shape,” but pledges to continue considering Super Hornet bids from Boeing.

Top Federal IT Contracts to Watch for in 2017

This year will offer more contracting opportunities valued at far less than the number of contracts that went out to bid in 2016.

Harris Sells Federal IT Business

The deal is reflective of what analysts believe will be a busy year for mergers among IT contractors.

F-35A Lightning II aircraft receive fuel from a KC-10 Extender from Travis Air Force Base, Calif., on July 13, 2015.

The Price of an F-35 Was Already Falling. Can Trump Drive it Lower?

Analyzing the changing cost of the JSF since the first production orders were placed in 2007.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington, DC

Industry Group to Trump: Halting EPA Contracts is Bad for Business

Part of the contracting community voiced “serious concerns” over the move, calling on EPA and the new administration to “share as much information publicly as possible” about the validity, rationale and duration of contract suspensions.

Is Part of Chelsea Manning’s Legacy Increased Surveillance?

Government agencies and contractors are now less trusting of their workers, and keeping a much closer eye on them, both on and off the job.

Why GAO’s Bid Protest Dismissals for Alliant 2 Are a Big Deal

The Alliant sequel emphasizes value, not lowest price.

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., left, shakes hands with Defense Undersecretary Frank Kendall, the military's chief weapons buyer, right, before the start of a hearing on Capitol Hill in 2016.

The Complicated Relationship Between John McCain and Frank Kendall

The Pentagon’s chief weapons buyer for the past five years says he’s lowered the cost of arms, but the watchdog senator never seemed satisfied.

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