Agent Orange Provision Included in FY21 NDAA in Victory for AUSN, VSOs

Thanks to the continued advocacy of AUSN and many other Military/Veteran Service Organizations (MSOs/VSOs), the latest version of the fiscal 2021 National Defense Authorization Act reportedly contains an AUSN-supported provision that would provide benefits to Veterans exposed to Agent Orange in Vietnam. The amendment was successfully included in the new NDAA bill, which was sent…

Newest Virginia-Class Submarines Will Inform Next-Generation Attack Sub: Report

A plan is in the works for the purchase of Block VI Virginia-class submarines, and these vessels will serve as a bridge to the as-yet-undefined SSN(X) next-generation submarine program. USNI News reports that the Block V submarines, three of which are under construction, will represent a big capability increase for the Virginia-class submarine program. These…