Mackenzie Eaglen | War on the Rocks
By Daniel Gouré, RealClearDefense: “IBCS is overly ambitious and too expensive. It was conceived during the period of Army acquisition hubris that produced such debacles as the Future Combat System.”
By John Adams, RealClearDefense: “As we eagerly await the release of the DoD report, let us not lose sight of the fact that our work to secure our defense supply chains is just the beginning.”
// Harvey M. Sapolsky and Eugene Gholz
Where most countries focus on one or two areas, America has a huge, well-funded R&D infrastructure that pushes the envelope everywhere.
From National Defense Magazine: “As the Pentagon puts renewed focus on preparing for great power competition, U.S. Special Operations Command is looking for new capabilities to support its warfighters.”