The US Navy's newest aircraft carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford launched and recovered her first fixed-wing aircraft off the coast of Virginia.
Lockheed Martin has received an $86.5 million contract from the US Navy and Air Force for Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) production.
A Boeing team, including US Air Force and Naval Air Systems Command representatives, recently completed KC-46 tanker electromagnetic testing.
Supercarrier USS Harry S. Truman has departed for sea trials.
The US Navy will commission its newest aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford, during ceremony on Saturday.
The USNS Lewis B. Puller expeditionary sea base has sailed on deployment.
The US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) has selected BAE Systems to provide new electronic warfare systems for its fleet of AC/MC-130J aircraft.
This iteration of Red Flag is the first to have both the F-35A and F-35B aircraft.
The US Missile Defense Agency conducted an intercept test of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) element of the US ballistic missile defence system.
US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis met with British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon at the Pentagon to discuss bilateral defence issues.