MATDEVMateriel Developer
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That might mean relationships with the JCIDS community as they uncover capability gaps; relationships with relevant CBTDEVs as they develop requirements to fill those capability gaps; and relationships with MATDEVs, proponent schools, and the test community as they develop, procure, and support various products.
While everyone acknowledges the right of defense contractors to make a fair profit, the definition of fair is continually discussed, and the MATDEVs go to great lengths to monitor the profit made by contractors.