Accession Number:

ADA315328

Title:

Marine Corps: Improving Amphibious Capability Would Require Larger Share of Budget than Previously Provided.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

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

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

53.0

Abstract:

This report discusses the current status of the Navys and the Marine Corps capability to conduct amphibious assaults, improvements being made to that capability, the cost of those improvements, and how they will affect future budgets. The information in this report should be useful in deliberations on the readiness of Navy and Marine Corps forces for amphibious assaults and the funding needed to modernize this capability.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE