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Weapon Systems Annual Assessment: Knowledge Gaps Pose Risks to Sustaining Recent Positive Trends

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[Technical Report, Congressional Report]

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United States Government Accountability Office

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This special report, GAOs 16th annual assessment of the Department of Defenses DOD 1.66 trillion portfolio of 86 major weapon systemsacquisition programs, examines changes in the portfolio since 2016, including DODs progress implementing acquisition reforms. Drawing from questionnaire data, this report also offers a quick look at the cost, schedule, and performance of 57 individual weapon programs.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Administration and Management

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[A, Approved For Public Release]