Accession Number : ADA317544

Title :   Naval Surface Fire Support. Navy's Near-Term Plan is not Based on Sufficient Analysis.

Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL A FFAIRS DIV

PDF Url : ADA317544

Report Date : MAY 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : At the request of the Committee on National Security, the General Accounting Office was tasked to evaluate the Navy's program to upgrade guns on surface ships to determine whether the Navy has chosen the most cost-effective system for improving its ability to provide naval surface fire support (NSFS).

Descriptors :   *COMBAT SUPPORT, *WEAPON SYSTEM EFFECTIVENESS, *FIRE SUPPORT, *AMPHIBIOUS ASSAULT SHIPS, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, COST EFFECTIVENESS, COST ANALYSIS, AMPHIBIOUS OPERATIONS, ANTIAIRCRAFT WEAPONS, NAVAL WARFARE, OPERATIONS RESEARCH, STRATEGIC WARFARE, SURFACE EFFECT SHIPS, NAVAL GUNS, MARINE CORPS OPERATIONS, SHIP TO SHORE, DESTROYERS, CRUISERS.

Subject Categories : Naval Surface Warfare
      Fire Control and Bombing Systems
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE