TITLE

Air Force neglects domestic mission, faces shortfall of fighters, GAO finds

AUTHOR(S)
Tiron, Roxana
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Hill;2/4/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 14, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the findings by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) regarding aircraft shortages in the U.S. Air Force and the possible neglect to its domestic mission.
ACCESSION #
36492287

 

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