Additional Costs and Delays Risk Not Meeting Warfighter Requirements on Time

March 2010
GAO Reports;3/19/2010, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article focuses on a study conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the cost, schedule and performance of the F935 Lightning II, also known as the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF), as well as its manufacturing results, test plans and progress. It cites challenges that the JSF program is facing including late air deliveries, technical problems and low productivity. GAO recommends that the Congress should require the Department of Defense (DOD) to make a tool for the program.


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