How to counter China, Russia’s advances in weapons technology

Over the past several months, announcements from China and Russia have highlighted what military planner have long feared: our potential adversaries have equaled or surpassed the United States in key military technologies. Some of the problem is self-inflicted as our military continues to be held back by procurement rules designed to fight the Cold War. As Tim Greeff points out in this piece for Federal News Network, the use of Other Transaction Authority agreements, similar to those managed by NSTXL, can help cut through Pentagon red tape and help ensure our war fighters are operating on an equal or superior playing ground compared to our potential foes. Click here to read the full story.