Defense Acquisitions Issue Area Plan--Fiscal Years 1997-99
IAP-97-7: Published: May 1, 1997. Publicly Released: May 1, 1997.
- Full Report:
GAO provided information on its Defense Acquisitions issue area plan for fiscal years 1997 through 1999.
GAO plans to assess: (1) the justification for new systems; (2) development and acquisition (or major modification) of weapon and space systems; (3) the Department of Defense's and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's budgeting for their procurement and research, development, test, and evaluation accounts; (4) the management of the acquisition process, including acquisition reform initiatives and reductions in acquisition infrastructure; and (5) international collaboration and defense trade.