Procurement (91 - 100 of 416 items)
Air Force Budget: Potential Reductions to Aircraft Procurement Budgets
NSIAD-91-17BR: Published: Nov 30, 1990. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the Air Force's fiscal year (FY) 1991 aircraft procurement budget request and prior-year appropriations for the C-17, B-2, and F-16 aircraft procurement programs and the C/KC-135, B-52, and B-1B aircraft modification programs.GAO found that: (1) C-17 aircraft schedule delays could reduce the Air Force's FY 1991 budget request by about $2.15 billion...
Navy Budget: Potential Reductions for Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation
NSIAD-91-14BR: Published: Nov 30, 1990. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E) budget request for fiscal year (FY) 1991 to determine: (1) whether the Navy adequately justified the funding requested; and (2) potential reductions in unused funds.GAO found that: (1) there were potential RDT&E budget reductions of $242.704 million for FY 1990 and $534.910 million for...
Air Force Budget: Potential Reductions to Fiscal Year 1991 Stock Fund Budget
NSIAD-91-16BR: Published: Nov 15, 1990. Publicly Released: Nov 15, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed selected aspects of the Air Force's fiscal year (FY) 1991 stock fund budget to identify potential reductions, focusing on aircraft spare parts.GAO found a total of $995.3 million in potential reductions to the Air Force's FY 1991 stock fund budget, including: (1) $275.8 million in lower budgeted flying hours; (2) $199.2 million in lower computed bu...
Army Budget: Potential Reductions in Tracked Combat Vehicle Programs
NSIAD-91-37BR: Published: Nov 7, 1990. Publicly Released: Nov 7, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Army's: (1) fiscal year (FY) 1991 procurement budget for two military vehicles, focusing on opportunities for potential reductions; and (2) implementation of the FY 1990 appropriations for those programs.GAO found that the amounts the Army requested or appropriated for the two vehicles could potentially be rescinded or reduced by $545.9 million...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. II, No. 2
143605: Nov 1, 1990
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of November 1990. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, and procurement...
FAA Budget: 1991 Funding Request for Computers and Communications Can Be Reduced
IMTEC-90-89: Published: Sep 17, 1990. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) fiscal year (FY) 1991 budget request for $2.5 billion for facilities and equipment to identify areas for potential reductions.GAO found that: (1) potential reductions under the FAA request for computer and communications systems supporting both air traffic control and administrative functio...
ADP Budget: Potential Reductions to the Department of the Navy's Budget Request
IMTEC-90-84BR: Published: Sep 17, 1990. Publicly Released: Oct 16, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Navy's and the Marine Corps' fiscal year (FY) 1991 budget requests and past appropriations for six automatic data processing (ADP) resources.GAO found that: (1) there were potential budget reductions of $20.5 million to the Navy's FY 1991 budget request for its inventory control points (ICP) program; (2) the Navy planned to spend...
B-2 Bomber: Proposed Revision to Fiscal Year 1991 Budget Request
NSIAD-90-301BR: Published: Sep 24, 1990. Publicly Released: Oct 4, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO compared the Air Force's revised fiscal year (FY) 1991 budget request for B-2 aircraft with the congressionally approved FY 1990 B-2 procurement plan.GAO found that: (1) after conducting a major aircraft review in April 1990, the Department of Defense (DOD) proposed reducing the B-2 aircraft production quantity from 127 to 70 and the request for procurement...
Contract Pricing: Reviews of Defense Contractor Compensation Costs
NSIAD-90-249FS: Published: Aug 29, 1990. Publicly Released: Oct 2, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Defense Contract Audit Agency's (DCAA) reviews of contractor compensation costs, focusing on the: (1) number of compensation reviews DCAA conducted; (2) amount of unreasonable compensation DCAA identified; and (3) status of the government's efforts to reduce unreasonable compensation.GAO found that: (1) DCAA completed 361 compens...
Army Budget: Potential Reductions to the Operations and Maintenance Budget
NSIAD-90-275BR: Published: Sep 10, 1990. Publicly Released: Sep 10, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Army's justification for its fiscal year 1991 operation and maintenance (O&M) budget, focusing on two of its major commands, U.S. Army, Europe (USAREUR) and U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM).GAO found that there were $734 million in potential reductions, including $326 million from USAREUR and $407.8 million from FORSCOM, since the: (1) budget...