Letter from the Director

Fall greetings! Most Michiganders tout our great state as one of the best places in the world in the fall—crisp, colorful, sunny—Pure Michigan! But, those of us tied to Michigan’s defense and homeland security business believe that “pure Michigan” doesn’t just refer...

Letter from the Director:

It became clear early in my tenure at the Michigan Defense Center (MDC) that part of our mission had to be coordination and unity of mission across the state. And my team and I have set out to do just that. Well-meaning supporters, companies engaged in contracting,...

Letter from the Executive Director

Thank you for subscribing to the quarterly Arsenal of Innovation News. This edition is dedicated to the segment of the defense industry with the highest rate of spending in the DoD budget for the foreseeable future, Aerospace. Fighters, new technologies and unmanned...