U.S. Navy (31 - 40 of 118 items)
Defense Management: DOD's Estimated Savings for Printing Consolidation
NSIAD-92-66: Published: Dec 31, 1991. Publicly Released: Dec 31, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Defense's (DOD) plans to consolidate the printing and duplicating functions of the Army, Air Force, Marine Corps, and the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) under the Navy Publishing and Printing Service (NPPS), focusing on the validity of DOD consolidation plans and savings estimate data.GAO found that: (1) although DOD adjusted its...
Naval Aviation: Changes in Naval Aviation Budgets Since A-12 Termination
NSIAD-92-46: Published: Dec 19, 1991. Publicly Released: Dec 19, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the status of the Navy A-12 aircraft program, focusing on: (1) appropriations; and (2) planned expenditures due to termination.GAO found that: (1) about $3.7 billion of the $6.8 billion appropriated for the A-12 program remained unexpended when the Navy terminated the program; (2) the Navy proposed reprogramming $137.5 million of the...
1992 Navy Budget: Potential Reduction in Aircraft Procurement Program
NSIAD-91-324BR: Published: Sep 27, 1991. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's amended fiscal year (FY) 1992 aircraft procurement budget request and prior appropriations, for the A-12 Avenger, F-14 Tomcat, F/A-18 Hornet, V-22 Osprey, and A-6 Intruder programs, focusing on potential: (1) reductions to the FY 1992 budget request; and (2) rescissions of prior year appropriations.GAO: (1) identified $893.5 million in u...
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...
Tactical Aircraft: Issues Concerning the Navy's Maritime Patrol Aircraft
NSIAD-91-229: Published: Sep 4, 1991. Publicly Released: Sep 4, 1991.
GAO provided updated information on the Navy's maritime patrol aircraft program, focusing on: (1) the current maritime patrol fleet and its remaining service life; and (2) Navy efforts to meet maritime patrol requirements.GAO found that: (1) the Navy has pursued several alternatives, including the canceled P-7A development program, to address expected patrol aircraft requirements; (2) currently, t...
Deferment Actions Associated With the Navy A-12 Aircraft
T-NSIAD-91-51: Published: Jul 25, 1991. Publicly Released: Jul 25, 1991.
GAO discussed the Department of Defense's (DOD) decision to defer repayment of progress payments to former Navy A-12 contractors pending a settlement, focusing on the impact analysis, data used, and the reasonableness of the deferment decision. GAO found that: (1) DOD did not document its analysis; (2) DOD based its deferment decision on early information indicating that the contractor was in a we...
Defense Personnel: Status of Flag Officers, Selectees, and Billets
NSIAD-91-203: Published: Apr 29, 1991. Publicly Released: Apr 29, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the number of active-duty Navy flag officers and flag officer selectees and the number of flag officer billets that the Navy managed as of February 1, 1991.GAO found that: (1) there were 258 paid active-duty Navy flag officers as of February 1, 1991, excluding the Physician-to-Congress position, since it was not charged against the Navy's end-stren...
Naval Aviation: Status of V-22 Osprey Full-Scale Development
T-NSIAD-91-19: Published: Apr 11, 1991. Publicly Released: Apr 11, 1991.
GAO discussed the status of the Navy's development of the V-22 Osprey aircraft. GAO noted that: (1) since October 1990, the Navy made progress in correcting engineering and testing problems, but the project still remained a high production risk; (2) Navy assessments in February and March 1991 indicated continued developmental concerns with such areas as vibration, the flight control system, avioni...
A-12 Default Termination Issues
T-NSIAD-91-14: Published: Apr 9, 1991. Publicly Released: Apr 9, 1991.
GAO discussed the termination of the Navy's A-12 aircraft development and procurement program, focusing on: (1) potential government liability; and (2) alternatives to the A-12 aircraft. GAO noted that: (1) the Navy demanded that the contractor reimburse it for $1.35 billion of the $2.69 billion it paid to the contractor for the full-scale development effort and design and management reviews; (2)...
Navy: Status of Recommendations on Officers' Professional Military Education
NSIAD-91-124BR: Published: Mar 25, 1991. Publicly Released: Mar 28, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Naval War College's intermediate and senior schools' implementation of the Panel on Military Education's recommendations aimed at assisting the Department of Defense in improving its officer professional military education programs.GAO found that the: (1) Naval War College intermediate and senior schools were not distinct institutions; (2) Nava...