The Senate Appropriations Committee may have killed off two defense programs entirely after...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Senate Appropriations Committee may have killed off two defense programs entirely after reducing funding (.pdf) and issuing a report noting major problems. On the chopping block: Northrop Grumman's (NOC -2.2%) Defense Weather Satellite System, Joint Light Tactical Vehicle being bid on by General Dynamics (GD -1.5%) and Lockheed Martin (LMT -0.1%).