* Traditionally, General Dynamics Electric Boat and Huntington Ingalls Newport News Shipbuilding have built two Virginia-class submarines a year. However, the president's fiscal year 2021 budget request proposes only one.
Countermine Tech for the Navy
* Maritime mines have been an enduring threat for the military. New technology is coming down the pipeline which can help the Navy detect, track, identify and neutralize them.
Robotic Combat Vehicle
* The Army is awarding other transaction authority agreements to two companies to build robotic combat vehicle prototypes. The initiative will help shape the service's plans for its next-generation platforms.
Squad Multi-Purpose Equipment Transport
* In December, the Army quietly announced it was canceling and resoliciting a contract to manufacture hundreds of robotic mules through a program known as the Squad Multi-Purpose Equipment Transport, or SMET...