Accession Number:

ADA289417

Title:

Defense Supply: Acquisition Leadtime Requirements Can Be Significantly Reduced.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL A FFAIRS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-12-20

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

This GAO Report investigated the acquisition lead time allowed by the Department of Defense in its weapon systems procurement and other military requirements in terms of its cost effectiveness. The GAO determined that further improvements could be made by following recommendations proffered in earlier reports. Lead time could be further reduced and geater cost savings attained.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE