Defense Acquisitions Explained

    The DoD’s Defense Acquisition University created this handy flowchart to clearly show how defense acquisitions work …

    View Full Size Chart at Danger Room

    And you wondered why the Pentagon regularly makes poor decisions regarding firearms and ammunition? The only thing I have learn’t after three years of blogging about defense acquisition is how little I understand about the process.

    ( Am I the only one who cynically searched the chart for “Play golf with General” ?)

    Steve Johnson

    I founded TFB in 2007 and over 10 years worked tirelessly, with the help of my team, to build it up into the largest gun blog online. I retired as Editor in Chief in 2017. During my decade at TFB I was fortunate to work with the most amazing talented writers and genuinely good people!