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F-16 Program: Reasonably Competitive Premiums for European Coproduction
NSIAD-90-181: Published: May 14, 1990. Publicly Released: Jun 18, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed an aerospace contractor's procedures to calculate reasonably competitive premiums for the F-16 Multinational Fighter Program.GAO found that the: (1) contractor used reasonable methods, suitable data, and accurate computations in setting the premium for those components; (2) contractor's calculations did not overstate premiums or prevent European su...
Drug Control: Anti-Drug Efforts in the Bahamas
GGD-90-42: Published: Mar 8, 1990. Publicly Released: Apr 10, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO assessed anti-drug efforts in the Bahamas, focusing on: (1) U.S.-Bahamas drug interdiction operations; (2) the status of other drug control activities; and (3) U.S. anti-drug efforts.GAO found that: (1) U.S. anti-drug efforts in the Bahamas have evolved from simple bilateral agreements to extensive and costly drug interdiction operations; (2) in 1988, U.S.-...
Military Personnel: Information on Active Duty Deaths and Survivor Benefits
NSIAD-90-6FS: Published: Oct 20, 1989. Publicly Released: Oct 25, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information about: (1) the numbers and causes of deaths among active-duty military personnel between fiscal years (FY) 1980 and 1988; and (2) programs that provide compensation and relief to survivors of deceased military personnel.GAO found that: (1) a total of 19,716 active-duty military personnel died between FY 1980 and 1988, with hostile actio...
Defense Health Care: Workload Reductions at Military Hospitals Have Increased CHAMPUS Costs
HRD-89-47: Published: Jul 10, 1989. Publicly Released: Jul 10, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the reduced access of beneficiaries to military medical facilities, focusing on: (1) the extent to which military facilities referred beneficiaries to the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services (CHAMPUS); (2) whether the reduced access occurred in inpatient or outpatient services; (3) whether reductions occurred in facilities...
DOD Investigation Programs: Background Data
NSIAD-89-143FS: Published: May 10, 1989. Publicly Released: May 10, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the operations of the Army Criminal Investigation Command, the Naval Investigative Service, and the Air Force Office of Special Investigations.GAO found that the Army Criminal Investigative Command: (1) performed criminal investigations, crime prevention surveys, and protective services, but was not responsible for intelligence or co...
Solid Rocket Motors: Loss of Oxidizer Production Necessitates Emergency Allocation Procedures
NSIAD-89-66: Published: Dec 16, 1988. Publicly Released: Jan 3, 1989.
In response to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the impact of a fire and explosion that destroyed an ammonium perchlorate (AP) plant in Nevada, focusing on: (1) the event's impact on the space program; (2) whether quality and safety problems caused the accident; and (3) who would be responsible for replacing AP production.GAO found that an advisory group established to resolve...
[Comments on Protest of Air Force Rejection of Bid]
B-233008: Published: Dec 29, 1988. Publicly Released: Dec 29, 1988.
No summary is currently available...
DOD Health Care: Pediatric and Other Emergency Room Care
HRD-88-113: Published: Sep 28, 1988. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 1988.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the: (1) provision of emergency pediatric care in military hospitals; and (2) difference in the services' provision of emergency care.GAO found that: (1) emergency pediatric patients accounted for about one-third of all emergency patient visits; (2) all eight facilities reviewed had designated pediatricians available to the emergency room for co...
ADP Planning: Challenges at the U.S. Transportation Command
IMTEC-88-54: Published: Sep 14, 1988. Publicly Released: Sep 14, 1988.
GAO reviewed the U.S. Transportation Command's efforts to develop the automatic data processing (ADP) applications of its Command, Control, Communications, and Computer Systems (C4S).GAO found that the: (1) Command's mission is broader than that of the predecessor Joint Development Agency in that the Department of Defense added mobilization, employment, and sustainment of forces to the original de...
Strategic Defense Initiative Program: National Test Bed Acquisition Has Not Proceeded as Planned
NSIAD-88-180FS: Published: Jun 9, 1988. Publicly Released: Jun 9, 1988.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO assessed the Strategic Defense Initiative Organization's (SDIO) progress in acquiring simulation and testing capabilities for its National Test Bed (NTB) Program.GAO found that SDIO: (1) designed NTB to provide a computer-based simulation capability to assess strategic defense systems without actually building or deploying such systems; (2) initiated NTB ac...