Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, Under Secretary for Acquisition Technology and Logistics Frank Kendall, and more top leaders from the Department sat down behind closed doors with top leaders in the defense industry this week. The meeting was off the record, but the discussion was no secret. Sandra Erwin is editor of National Defense magazine (not affiliated with National Defense Week). She reported on the meeting, and discussed it on National Defense Week.
Photo: Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Undersecretary Frank Kendall speak with executives at the Aerospace Industries Association (photo courtesy Rene Bardorf, NDIA)