TITLE

Budget 2010

AUTHOR(S)
Burgess, Richard R.
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Sea Power;Nov2009, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the implementation of the National Defense Authorization Bill for fiscal year (FY) 2010 in the U.S. It states that the decision of Department of Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates to cancel several procurement programs is threatening the defense spending plans. Several procurement programs that are affected include the U.S. Air Force's F-22A Raptor stealth fighter aircraft, the U.S. Army's Future Combat Systems (FCS), and the F136 alternate engine for the F-35 Lighting II.
ACCESSION #
48655015

 

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