A Week in Review: 12/1/13 – 12/7/13

December 3, 2013

Christine Fox Named Acting Deputy Defense Secretary
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced today that President Barack Obama has appointed Christine H. Fox to serve as acting deputy defense secretary.

AF appoints new space deputy
A new Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force for Space was appointed Nov. 18 to lead the way in innovation in Space. Dr. Troy Meink assumed his new role with the goal of championing the space mission across the DOD, he said, while ensuring cooperation among various DoD, intelligence, civil, commercial and international communities.