GAO Urges DOD To Re-Evaluate $7B Missile Program

Law360, New York (October 14, 2010, 3:44 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Government Accountability Office is asking the Department of Defense to re-assess its plan to move forward with production of a $7 billion Air Force joint cruise missile program, citing limited options for containing the still-rising price tag on the already costly missile system.

The GAO on Wednesday released its assessment of the Air Force's Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile program's cost and effectiveness, requested by Congress as the DOD prepares to take an ax to its budget in order to achieve its goal of reducing...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.