Made in America
AP National Security Writer
More from Robert Burns
Navy Nuclear Engineer Charged with Trying to Pass Secrets
He was selling information to an undercover FBI agent.
Oct 11th, 2021
Pentagon Estimates Cost of New Nuclear Missiles at $95.8B
That's up about $10 billion from four years ago.
Oct 20th, 2020
Space Force Will Start Small
It's the first new military service in more than 70 years.
Dec 20th, 2019
US to Restore 50% Steel Tariffs on Turkey
The tariffs are part of President Trump's announced sanctions aimed at restraining the Turk's assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria.
Oct 15th, 2019
Pentagon Cancels Billion-Dollar Project
The Boeing contract was cancelled due to problems so significant "as to be either insurmountable or too costly to correct."
Aug 22nd, 2019
First Test of Previously Banned Missile
This type of missile was banned for more than 30 years by a treaty that both the U.S. and Russia abandoned this month.
Aug 20th, 2019
Space Force Grounded in Real Needs, But Hazy
President Trump says we need it, but what exactly is a Space Force?
Oct 22nd, 2018
Pentagon Has Different Idea for 'Space Force'
Pentagon expected to call for creating a new military command, U.S. Space Command.
Aug 6th, 2018
Missile Defense Program Scores a Win
The oft-criticized missile defense program destroyed a mock warhead over the Pacific Ocean with an interceptor.
May 31st, 2017
A-10 Attack Plane is Spared in Budget
Air Force leaders have reversed the Obama administration's view of the A-10 attack plane as an unaffordable extra in what had been a time of tight budgets.
May 30th, 2017
Boeing Exec Picked for Defense Dept.
Patrick Shanahan was central to getting the 787 Dreamliner on track after production problems in the program's early years.
Mar 17th, 2017
Nuke Test: The Missile is the Message
If potential attackers believe U.S. nuclear missiles and bombs are ready for war at all times, then no adversary would dare start a nuclear fight.
Feb 26th, 2016