Senate Aerospace Caucus Introduction and Remarks Marion C. Blakey

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Senate Aerospace Caucus on Defense Investment Remarks, Senator Patty Murray

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Senate Aerospace Caucus on Defense Investment Remarks, Senator Saxby Chambliss

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Senate Aerospace Caucus Remarks, Ashton D. Carter, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition

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AIA Issues Report on Defense Investment

May. 24, 2011

Defense investment accounts not only support current operations, they also ensure that our troops will always have the tactical advantage of technological superiority, according to a new report released by AIA.

“We all recognize the need to address the nation’s debt and deficit spending,” said AIA President and CEO Marion C. Blakey at a Senate Aerospace Luncheon. “On the surface, defense investments are easy reductions. But with a worldwide mission and a limited number of service members, we must make up in technological capability what we lack in numbers.”

The report,…