Government Matters (Full Show) – March 5, 2019


Air Force awards National Security Space Launch agreements

Salvatore “Tory” Bruno, President and CEO of United Launch Alliance, outlines the changing space launch landscape, and how they are developing new vehicles to meet the Air Force’s latest launch specifications.

Army engineers explore 3D printing possibilities

Greg Henderson, acting chief of the Manufacturing Readiness & Industrial Base Branch at the U.S. Army CCDC C5ISR Center and Andrew Davis, mechanical engineer at U.S. Army CCDC C5ISR Center, discuss additive manufacturing techniques, and how they could be a useful tool for the Army supply chain.

Section 809 Report: Recommendations for acquisition workforce

Section 809 Panel Commissioner Lt. Gen. Ross Thompson (USA Ret.) discusses workforce recommendations for the Department of Defense, and why it’s important for career paths to be better defined.