Agency hopes to avoid past problems through improved contractor communications.
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A big turnaround for operators who had feared a bust.
The aerospace firm is quietly urging policymakers to cut planned purchases of carrier-based Joint Strike Fighters and buy Advanced Super Hornets instead.
McCaskill-Tester bill would require publishing text of awards worth $150,000 and up.
“It’s time we align best practices in government with industry in acquisition,” Rep. Will Hurd said.
IARPA says research payoff success rate should be lower to reflect challenges.
Creating a single "impenetrable, physical, tall, powerful, beautiful southern border wall" is probably impossible.
The new, smaller line will better suit the dwindling orders for the venerable fighter jet, while freeing up space for F-35 production.
The Chicago aerospace company leads more than a half-dozen contractors whose programs stand to get 9- or 10-figure boosts if the president’s budget proposal becomes law.
While rare, these sorts of settlements are not unheard of in federal IT contracting.