An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

DCMA Newsroom


All News and Features

Jan. 26, 2023

OPSEC: Team members play vital role in program success

A critical step in implementing the agency’s OPSEC program is to ensure personnel stay current on training requirements. Additionally, employees should become familiar with the organizational specific or unique CIIL.

Jan. 19, 2023

OPSEC: Do you know what CIIL indicates?

The DCMA OPSEC Program’s goal is to prevent inadvertent disclosure, loss or compromise of critical information or indicators, known as CII.

Jan. 13, 2023

The OPSEC cycle explained

January is National Operations Security Awareness Month, and this week’s focus is the OPSEC cycle. Per National Security Presidential Memorandum (NSPM)-28, “The National Operations Security Program,” the intent is for OPSEC to be a repetitive cycle, not a single process.

Jan. 11, 2023

FIRM Center leads agency’s PIEE transfer effort to modernize e-tool standardization, access

The undertaking required a large multifunctional team from the agency and its outside partners to identify requirements and participate in development.

Jan. 5, 2023

OPSEC history: from ancient origins to modern challenges

The OPSEC program is designed to deny adversaries the ability to collect, analyze and exploit critical information.

Jan. 4, 2023

January welcomes National Mentoring Month

“Thank Your Mentor Day” is Jan. 26.

Dec. 27, 2022

DCMA Special Programs supports B-21, America’s newest bomber

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin was in Southern California, U.S. Air Force Plant 42 on December 2, for the unveiling of the first new American bomber of the 21st century — the B-21 Raider, a long-range stealth aircraft with more than a decade in the making.

Dec. 23, 2022

QAS earns Defense Acquisition Workforce award

A DCMA employee received an award for implementing a process to return components back to the warfighter that were once deemed unusable scrap material. The process saved an estimated $98.4 million during the past four years.

Dec. 21, 2022

PDREP innovates agency business

The Product Data Reporting and Evaluation Program, which is an automated information system, reduces the time-consuming manual input of data and allows the sharing of developed surveillance plans.

Dec. 16, 2022

DCMA embraces DOD military-spouse hiring initiative

Military spouses serve a key Defense-support role, and DCMA wants to expand that role to align with Defense hiring initiatives.