Frank Kendall

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Will the Air Force continue with its chief architect experiment? Kendall says maybe more is needed

Preston Dunlap announced his resignation on Monday.

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(U.S. Air Force photo by Staff. Sgt. Daniel Snider)A U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II flies above the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility, Jan. 17, 2020. The Thunderbolt II is a highly accurate, global reach airframe that provides U.S. and coalition forces a maneuverable close air support and precision strike platform. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff. Sgt. Daniel Snider)

Air Force planning restructure for future competition and savings

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DoD wants to cut contracting time by 50 percent as part of AT&L split

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The legacy of Better Buying Power: DoD’s gambit to reform acquisition ‘from within’

The Pentagon’s internal improvement plan, known as Better Buying Power, coincided with several consecutive years of declines in the rate of cost growth…

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In final speech, DoD acquisition chief knocks congressional reforms as unhelpful

Frank Kendall, the undersecretary of Defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, used his final public remarks as Pentagon acquisition chief Tuesday to argue that DoD has made significant, demonstrable progress in improving outcomes from its procurement system, and that if Congress wants to help, it should largely stay out of the way.

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