Accession Number:

ADA374314

Title:

Hotline Allegations Concerning the Navy's Purchase of M-65 Subsystems.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INSPECTOR GENERAL DEPT OF DEFENSE ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-11-25

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

We are providing this memorandum report for your information and use. The audit was performed in response to allegations made to the Inspector General, DoD, relating to the Navys purchase of M-65 subsystems for the Tube- Launched, Optically Tracked, Wire-Guided TOW System on AH-i Cobra helicopters. The complainant alleged that the Navy purchased M-65 subsystems from the Hughes Aircraft Company Hughes without coordinating the purchase with the National Inventory Control Point, the Armys Missile Command MICOM. The complainant further alleged that the Navy could have saved 6.1 million by acquiring the subsystems from MICOM.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Administration and Management
  • Air- and Space-Launched Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE