Official websites use .gov
Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
You have reached a collection of archived material. The content available is no longer being updated and may no longer be applicable.
Speech: Secretary Announces Award of New Flexible Hybrid Electronics Manufacturing Innovation Hub
Carter Announces Manufacturing Initiative During Moffett Field, Calif. Visit
The Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx) aims to scout, connect and support the innovation of disruptive technology that sustains and extends U.S.strategic advantage in defense while contributing to our nation’s security and prosperity. Click here to learn more.
During his visit to U.S. Transportation Command on Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Defense Secretary Ash Carter highlighted the vital role Transcom plays in military operations around the world. Learn more about Transcom and some of the work of its subordinate commands:
The Defense Department is partnering with a large-scale consortium in the creation of a National Manufacturing Innovation Institute to produce hybrid electronics, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Story
As Air Force Gen. Darren McDew took U.S. Transportation Command's reins during an assumption-of-command ceremony at Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Defense Secretary Ash Carter noted the general's credentials for the post. Story
During his visit to Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Defense Secretary Ash Carter spent time with leaders and troops who showcased some of the exercises performed at the base, including the Red Flag.
Ash Carter is the 25th secretary of defense. He previously served as deputy defense secretary and as undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics. Carter has received the Defense Department's Distinguished Service Medal five times and the Defense Intelligence Medal. Biography