Air Force's FY '14 Base Budget Request Up 3 Percent On FY '13

Host, Pat
April 2013
Defense Daily;4/10/2013, Vol. 258 Issue 9, p8
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The article reports on U.S. President Barack Obama's 2014 budget request which revealed that the Air Force is the only military branch that is requesting additional funds compared with the request in 2013. It states that the Air Force base budget request is estimated at $1.2 billion more that what was requested in 2013 and that it has requested $18.8 billion for procurement in 2014. It notes that the Department of Defense is asking for a 60 percent increase in funding for the C-130J program.


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