The Department of Defense is responsible for the security of the United States and oversees all branches of the armed forces; the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps, along with all special forces and weapons systems. Within the DoD are the secretary of defense—the chief defense policy advisor; and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff—the chief military advisor.
After a crew of seven Soldiers removed all four blades and lead lag links from main rotor head of an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter, Spc. Alexander Honey, from Lowville, N.Y., an Apache crew chief in Company A, 4th Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, cleans all the components to properly inspect the parts for any wear or damage received from flying at camp Taji in Baghdad (REUTERS/U.S. Army/Sgt. Travis Zielinski).
A Systematic Use of Performance Based Logistics Will Save DoD Money
October 15, 2014, Michael E. O'Hanlon
Michael O'Hanlon recaps an event held on October 14 by the Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence. The main topic was Performance Based Logistics, and how this concept can save the Department of Defense money.
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