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‘No company is immune’: Supply chain woes weigh on defense firms (Stephen Losey, Defense News)

 More than a year and a half after the COVID-19 pandemic began to rock supply chains around the world, the defense industry is still wrestling with its fallout — and figuring out how to move forward amid the turmoil.

From massive deliveries of steel and aluminum needed to build the military’s newest ships and aircraft to landing gear brakes to items as small as semiconductors, supply chain shortages or delays have upended the plans of defense firms of all sizes.

‘No company is immune’: Supply chain woes weigh on defense firms (defensenews.com)