Mfg and Technology News: U.S. Military Enters A New Era Defined By Globalization Of Its Technology Supply Chain

The U.S. defense industrial complex has entered a new phase of its centuries-long development, the latest characterized by globalization of supply chains and the inability of U.S. defense contractors and laboratories to drive technological change. Gone are the days when the Department of Defense could depend on American industry to provide it with high-tech components…