Government Matters Defense (Full Show) – January 16, 2019


Current state of the Polar Star heavy icebreaker

Adm. Paul Zukunft (Ret.), 25th Commandant of the Coast Guard, discusses the state of the U.S. icebreaker program, and why building new polar ships is imperative.


Military risk management compared to civilian risk management

Sean Vineyard, managing director and public sector lead at 11th Hour Service, outlines the differences between military and civilian risk management strategies, and why the Pentagon has “some of the best risk practitioners.”

The Pentagon Beat – January 16, 2019

Valerie Insinna, air warfare reporter at Defense News, and Marcus Weisgerber, global business editor at Defense One, discuss the Air Force taking delivery of the KC-46 tanker, and problems with the aircraft that still need to be fixed.