Accession Number : ADA289417
Title : Defense Supply: Acquisition Leadtime Requirements Can Be Significantly Reduced.
Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL A FFAIRS DIV
PDF Url : ADA289417
Report Date : 20 DEC 1994
Pagination or Media Count : 24
Abstract : This GAO Report investigated the acquisition lead time allowed by the Department of Defense in its weapon systems procurement and other military requirements in terms of its cost effectiveness. The GAO determined that further improvements could be made by following recommendations proffered in earlier reports. Lead time could be further reduced and geater cost savings attained.
Descriptors : *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, *ACQUISITION, *LEAD TIME, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, COST EFFECTIVENESS, COST ANALYSIS, WEAPON SYSTEMS, REDUCTION, SUPPLIES, INVENTORY CONTROL, MILITARY PROCUREMENT, SAVINGS, STOCKPILES.
Subject Categories : Military Forces and Organizations
Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Economics and Cost Analysis
Government and Political Science
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE