Accession Number : ADA313486

Title :   Adjustments Recommended In Army's Ammunition Procurement and Modernization Programs.

Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC LOGISTICS AND COMMUNICATIONS DIV

PDF Url : ADA313486

Report Date : 12 JUN 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 51

Abstract : The Army requested $1,158.4 million for 52 conventional ammunition items and $251.2 million for modernizing and expanding the Army's production base for ammunition for fiscal year 1981. GAO concluded that the Army's ammunition request should be reduced by $134.1 million for 13 items and increased by $26.8 million for 19 other items, and the provision for industrial facilities should be reduced by $16.7 million.

Descriptors :   *MODIFICATION, *AMMUNITION, *MILITARY MODERNIZATION, *ARMY BUDGETS, *ARMY PROCUREMENT, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, ARMY FACILITIES, COST ESTIMATES, INVENTORY, EXPANSION, MINES(ORDNANCE), CARTRIDGES.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE