Future budget projections (61 - 70 of 120 items)
1992 Navy Budget: Potential Reduction in Shipbuilding and Conversion Program
NSIAD-91-318BR: Published: Sep 27, 1991. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 1991.
GAO reviewed the Navy's funding request for shipbuilding and conversion programs, including those requested for the AOE-6 class fast combat support ship program, to determine whether requested funding levels were appropriate and if those unused funds could be reduced, focusing on: (1) the Navy's shipbuilding and conversion budget account for fiscal year (FY) 1992 for selected ship programs; and (2...
1992 Navy Budget: Potential Reductions in Weapons Procurement Programs
NSIAD-91-301BR: Published: Sep 25, 1991. Publicly Released: Sep 25, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's justification for its fiscal year (FY) 1992 and FY 1993 weapons procurement budget request and prior-year appropriations to identify areas for potential reductions and rescissions.GAO identified: (1) $153.9 million in potential reductions to the Navy's FY 1992 budget request and $397.6 million and $8.6 million in potential rescissions fr...
Navy Office Space: Cost Estimate for Consolidating the Naval Systems Commands May Be High
GGD-91-61: Published: Mar 8, 1991. Publicly Released: Mar 8, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the General Services Administration's (GSA) cost estimates for consolidating Naval Systems Commands offices in a single facility in northern Virginia.GAO found that: (1) GSA estimated that it would cost $273.8 million to construct 1 million square feet of occupiable space; (2) the GAO construction cost estimate was $34.8 million lower than the GSA...
The Administration's Proposal for Financing Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm
T-NSIAD-91-9: Published: Feb 27, 1991. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 1991.
GAO discussed the Administration's proposal for financing Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm and the Administration's estimate of the operations' costs. GAO noted that: (1) Operation Desert Storm's cost must be financed to ensure that U.S. troops in the Persian Gulf receive all the support they need; (2) Congress should provide needed money only through periodic supplemental funding due to...
Aircraft Development: Reasons for Recent Cost Growth in the Advanced Tactical Fighter Program
NSIAD-91-138: Published: Feb 1, 1991. Publicly Released: Feb 1, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed key factors that contributed to the $24.2-billion increase in the total estimated cost for the Air Force's advanced tactical fighter (ATF) program.GAO held that: (1) inflation accounted for approximately $16 billion, or 66 percent, of the increase; (2) such program costs as the addition of two-seat aircraft to the development and production program...
DOD Budget: Air Force's Ability to Track F-15 Operating and Support Costs
NSIAD-91-81: Published: Jan 2, 1991. Publicly Released: Feb 1, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed: (1) Department of Defense (DOD) and Air Force initiatives to restructure future budget submissions on a forces and mission basis, as the Secretary of Defense recommended; and (2) Air Force accounting systems for accumulating and tracking operating and support (O&S) costs for the F-15 aircraft.GAO found that: (1) DOD and the Air Force did not initi...
Navy Budget: Status of Flying Hour and Steaming Day Performance Indicators
NSIAD-91-62: Published: Jan 29, 1991. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's response to a congressional directive that it provide budget justifications for its flying hour and steaming day programs by relating those programs' objectives to proficiency and mission readiness.GAO found that the Navy: (1) added three performance indicators to its steaming day budget to comply with the directive; (2) anticipated that...
Navy Budget: Potential Reductions in Aircraft Procurement Budget
NSIAD-91-65: Published: Jan 16, 1991. Publicly Released: Jan 16, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's fiscal year (FY) 1991 aircraft procurement budget request and appropriations for the preceding 2 years to identify potential budget reductions and rescissions, including amounts that the Navy did not use for their appropriated purposes.GAO found that: (1) potential reductions and rescissions to the Navy's FY 1991 aircraft procurement bud...
Navy A-12: Cost and Requirements
NSIAD-91-98: Published: Dec 31, 1990. Publicly Released: Dec 31, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's projected requirements and cost estimates for the A-12 aircraft program.GAO found that: (1) the Navy's projected requirements and cost estimates for A-12 aircraft changed considerably between December 1989 and April 1990; (2) the Navy's decision to lower the number of aircraft carriers reduced A-12 total cost, but increased the projected...
Air Force Budget: Potential Reductions to the Strategic Missile Systems Budget
NSIAD-91-66BR: Published: Dec 7, 1990. Publicly Released: Dec 7, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Air Force's funding requirements for fiscal years 1989, 1990, and 1991 for the Peacekeeper Rail Garrison, Minuteman, Peacekeeper missile, and Advanced Cruise Missile weapons systems and the Rapid Execution and Combat Targeting (REACT) program to identify potential budget reductions.GAO found that total potential budget reductions and rescission...