The 2021 California Statewide National Security Economic Impacts Study report was prepared under contract with the California Research Bureau at the request of the Office of Planning and Research and the Governor’s Military Council with financial support from the Department of Defense, Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation. The content included in this report does not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Defense or the Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation.
Addis Introduces Bill to Strengthen California Military Communities
News release, February 15, 2023: Assemblymember Dawn Addis (D-Morro Bay) today introduced the Stronger Defense Communities Act, a bipartisan bill to create a way for California to partner with the federal government to fund critical infrastructure in state communities that host military bases. https://a30.asmdc.org/press-releases/20230215-addis-introduces-bill-strengthen-california-military-communities
5G at Sea: AT&T and Naval Postgraduate School to Jointly Research 5G and Edge Computing Solutions
AT&T* and the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) have entered into an agreement to explore and develop 5G and edge computing-based maritime solutions aimed at benefitting national defense, homeland security, and industries such as shipping, oil and gas, recreational boating and more. https://about.att.com/story/2021/5g_at_sea.html
New TASS Training Center at Fort Hunter Liggett
Story by Cynthia McIntyre, Fort Hunter Liggett Public Affairs Office, Nov. 6, 2019
Fort Hunter Liggett conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony for The Army School System (TASS) new Training Center on Nov. 5, 2019. The new facility allows the 80th Training Command to train up to 2,000 Soldiers annually in six military occupational specialties. https://www.dvidshub.net/news/351834/new-tass-training-center-fort-hunter-liggett
CSUMB professor receives Defense Department grant for fog research
Republished from the Monterey Herald, by Tommy Wright, Sep. 10, 2019
When it’s hurricane season, people check the spaghetti models. Here’s what they are and how to read them
By Kendall Trammell and Judson Jones, CNN
Reposted August 29, 2019
IWTC Monterey Dedicates Navy Yard to Senior Chief Shannon Kent
Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) Monterey dedicated its command training stage and surrounding buildings in honor of Senior Chief Cryptologic Technician (Interpretive) Shannon Kent, Aug. 21.
Reposted from the Defense Visual Information Distribution Service (DVIDS), by Chief Cryptologic Technician (Interpretive) Ian Wyatt, Information Warfare Training Command Monterey.
Making the Case for a New Round of BRAC
Reposted from The Heritage Foundation, by Frederico Bartels, Policy Analyst for defense budgeting – August 14, 2019
Congressman Panetta Secures Central Coast Priorities in Defense Authorization Bill
Reposted from Congressman Panetta’s website https://panetta.house.gov, July 12, 2019
Two thousand troops conducting medical training at Fort Hunter Liggett
Reposted from KION, June 20, 2019