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Political Report: 6/19/2018

By Matt Vallone, Director of Research and Analysis Main Story: Senate to Wrap up FY 2019 NDAA as bill heads towards early Conference Committee After a prolonged debate, the Senate passed its version of the FY 2019 National Defense Authorization Act on Monday evening. This legislation, now named the “John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act …

The Weekly Wire: For Your Situational Awareness 6.14.18

By Avascent Analytics team Data Stories: Armored Personnel Carries and Infantry Fighting Vehicles Based on data taken from Avascent Analytics Inventory Forecast, which provides platform inventory data from 2012 to 2028 for 61 countries globally, Analysis Manager Ben Goodlad examines changes in the Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) and Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) inventories for 24 countries in …

Data Stories: Spotlight Shifts to IFVs (Part 2)

By Ben Goodlad, Analysis Manager Based on data taken from Avascent Analytics Inventory Forecast, which provides platform inventory data from 2012 to 2028 for 61 countries globally, Analysis Manager Ben Goodlad examines changes in the Armoured Personnel Carrier and Infantry Fighting Vehicle inventories for 24 countries in Europe. To read Part 1 of this Data Story …

Data Stories: European Wheeled APCs on the Rise (Part 1)

By Ben Goodlad, Analysis Manager Based on data taken from Avascent Analytics Inventory Forecast, which provides platform inventory data from 2012 to 2028 for 61 countries globally, Analysis Manager Ben Goodlad examines changes in the Armoured Personnel Carrier and Infantry Fighting Vehicle inventories for 24 countries in Europe. Europe’s armoured vehicle inventories are undergoing a significant change …

Political Report: 6/11/2018

By Matt Vallone, Director of Research and Analysis Main Story: FY 2019 National Defense Authorization Act to be Debated in the Senate Congress continues to move forward on defense legislation this week, with both the House and the Senate taking up defense bills for FY 2019. After overcoming objections from Senators Rand Paul (R-KY) and Mike …

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