The Air Force released a request for proposal Thursday for an Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle launch scheduled for June 2019.
Airmen can no longer bring their families with them on deployments to Turkey.
Defense Secretary Ash
Carter on Friday will kick off a meeting of 10 defense
ministers of countries across Asia, and in a Thursday speech
previewing the meeting highlighted new opportunities coming from
Defense Secretary Ash Carter will use the meeting of
Southeast Asian defense ministers this week to "seek to clarify" the
Philippine position on joint exercises.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he is ending joint exercises with the US military after next week.
The US is building up its military presence in the Pacific as part of its ongoing pivot, putting its most advanced aircraft in the area and making its sea presence more lethal, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday.
President Barack Obama on Thursday signed a short-term continuing resolution that will fund the federal government through Dec. 9, 2016.
The White House has approved the sale of US fighter jets to Qatar, Bahrain, and Kuwait.
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