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Substantial Savings Available To The Military Services Through Increased Recapping of Aircraft Tires
B-146753: Published: Feb 01, 1968. Publicly Released: Feb 01, 1968.
GAO reviewed the aircraft tire recapping practices in the Department of Defense, focusing on the substantial savings that could be realized by the government if tires used on military aircraft are recapped as many times as practicable.GAO noted that: (1) by recapping aircraft tires as many times as the condition of casings permits, commercial airlines get more recaps per tire than the Air Force an...
Report on Review of Contracts for T-36A Trainer Aircraft
B-118676: Published: Oct 18, 1955. Publicly Released: Oct 18, 1955.
The Division of Audits, General Accounting Office, has reviewed contracts awarded by the United States Air Force (USAF), to the Beech Aircraft Corporation, Wichita, Kansas, and Canadian Commercial Corporation (Canadair Limited), Montreal, Canada, for the development and production of the T-36A twin engine trainer aircraft.Our review disclosed that this procurement will result in an estimated cost...