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Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy - Air


Mr. Daniel L. Nega

Mission Statement

The DASN (Air Programs) serves as the principal advisor to ASN (RDA) on matters relating to aircraft, cruise missiles, air-launched weapons, airborne sensors, avionics and related ancillary and support equipment. The DASN monitors and advises the ASN (RDA) on programs managed by the Naval Air Systems Command, the PEO Tactical Aircraft Programs, the PEO Air ASW, Assault and Special Mission Programs, the PEO Cruise Missiles Project and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Joint Strike Fighter. The DASN makes programmatic recommendations and technical development recommendations, conducts independent studies and analyzes industry capability for production and repair of aircraft.​


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