Familiar Terrain

Bruno, Michael
February 2011
Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/21/2011, Vol. 173 Issue 7, p28
Trade Publication
The article discusses the U.S. Department of Defense budget for the fiscal years of 2011 and 2012, arguing that the lack of funding in 2011 could cause substantial cuts in the 2012 budget. Congress has prolonged 2010 funding levels through March 2011 and may do so for the rest of the year, which Defense Secretary Robert Gates warns could lead to grounded aircraft, delayed improvements to facilities, and cut training programs.


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