NSA News & Highlights

Jan. 14, 2003

Letters to the Baltimore Sun from Director NSA and Director Public Affairs in response to the 2 January 2003 article titled, "NSA still hobbled by power outages"

Letters to the Baltimore Sun from Director NSA and Director Public Affairs in response to the 2 January 2003 article titled, "NSA still hobbled by power outages."

Nov. 1, 2002

National Security Agency Commemorates 50th Anniversary by Unveiling Exhibit at National Cryptologic Museum

Today the National Security Agency (NSA) publicly commemorated its 50th anniversary when Lt Gen Michael V. Hayden USAF Director National Security Agency/Chief Central Security Service unveiled a new exhibit at the National Cryptologic Museum.

Nov. 1, 2002

National Security Agency (NSA) Celebrates Anne Arundel County Proclamation Naming November 4, 2002 "NSA Day"

November 4th 2002 has been named "NSA DAY" in Anne Arundel County by County Executive Janet S. Owens in a proclamation honoring "the National Security Agency its 'silent sentinels ' and its rich legacy of a half-century of service to our Nation and our community."

Oct. 29, 2002

National Security Agency's National Cryptologic Museum Unveils Exhibit Honoring NSA'S 50 Years of Service to America

On 1 November 2002 at 2:00 p.m. Lt Gen Michael V. Hayden USAF Director National Security Agency/Chief Central Security Service will cut the ribbon to unveil a new exhibit at the National Cryptologic Museum highlighting the Agency's half-century of providing and protecting America's most critical information.

Oct. 8, 2002

NSA Hires New Senior Acquisition Executive

After an extensive nationwide search and review of qualified applicants Lt Gen Michael V. Hayden Director National Security Agency/Chief Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) is pleased to welcome Paul A. Schneider to his senior leadership team as the Agency's Senior Acquisition Executive (SAE).

Sept. 19, 2002

NSA Awards Major Acquisition Contract to Science Applications International Corporation

The National Security Agency (NSA) has awarded a major acquisition contract to a team led by Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), on 18 September 2002 for development of the Technology Demonstration Platform (TDP) project in support of the Agency's TRAILBLAZER initiative.

Sept. 19, 2002

NSA Opens Information Assurance Gallery at the National Cryptologic Museum

The National Security Agency is pleased to announce the opening of the Information Assurance Gallery at the National Cryptologic Museum. NSA's Information Assurance (IA) Directorate provides the solutions products and services that protect all classified and sensitive information infrastructures critical to U.S. national security.

July 17, 2002

National Security Agency Hires New Associate Director for Research

Following an extensive selection review process of highly qualified individuals, Lt Gen Michael V. Hayden, Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service (NSA/CSS), is pleased to welcome Dr. Eric C. Haseltine to his senior leadership team.

June 4, 2002

President George W. Bush Visits the NSA

2002 Press Release