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March 5, 2013News for the aerospace industry

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  • House bill would shift Pentagon funding
    Republican lawmakers in the House on Monday introduced a $982 billion bill to fund the government. The bill would shift $10.4 billion into the operations and maintenance account of the Pentagon by trimming other Department of Defense accounts. "The key is, they are moving the money into the accounts where it's needed, so that DOD will not have to make as drastic as reductions in things like readiness," said Todd Harrison, a budget analyst. The Hill/On The Money blog (3/4) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Defense contractors will be affected by cuts, Pentagon says
    The Pentagon's budget cuts will hit defense contractors, but the Defense Department has not released details on the cuts. "I can't sit here and tell you you will be unaffected," Pentagon Comptroller Robert Hale said, addressing defense contractors in a TV interview. "You will. We will try to communicate with you as best we can." Bloomberg Businessweek (3/4) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Cybersecurity contractors may be facing bubble, experts say
    Cybersecurity contractors are still in demand, but experts are warning of a bubble for defense contractors. "There are pockets of need, but there's also a requirement for specialized skills and capabilities," said Roger Cressey, Booz Allen Hamilton senior vice president. Defense News (3/4) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Sequestration could delay weather-satellite launches
    Sequestration could delay the launch of weather-satellite systems, said experts at a panel discussion hosted last week by the Aerospace Industries Association. "Any cutback in funding would, necessarily, result in a delay of launch," said Jon Malay, director of civil space and environment programs at Lockheed Martin. The Washington Post (3/3) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • AIA partners with Naylor, LLC to release new Member Resource Guide
    For the first time, AIA is publishing a comprehensive Membership Resource Guide to provide AIA members with information on all of the benefits and opportunities available to members. The first edition of the AIA Member Resource Guide will be available both in print and online, and distributed to all of AIA's members as well as high-level government and administration officials. If you are interested in advertising in AIA's Member Resource Guide, learn more here. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Selling out fast - AIA SMC meeting with Northrop Grumman
    AIA's Spring Supplier Management Council Meeting is selling out fast. Space is very limited - and almost gone- for one-on-one, business-to-business meetings with Northrop Grumman. Learn more about the meeting here. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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