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Corps cancels dense urban warfare experiment to focus on Marine littoral regiment


A planned, yearslong project to see how Marines would fight in cities has been canceled less than halfway to its completion as the Corps instead adjusts its warfighting focus to the littorals and the new Marine littoral regiment. In 2019 the Marine Corps launched Metropolis II, a dense urban terrain-focused effort that would see which […]

The Air Force cancels its Open Skies recapitalization program after US pulls out from treaty


WASHINGTON — The U.S. Air Force on July 14 officially rescinded its solicitation to overhaul the OC-135 Open Skies aircraft, cancelling the program two months after President Donald Trump announced the United States’ withdrawal from the Open Skies treaty. “On 22 May 2020, the United States provided formal notice of its intent to withdraw from […]