TITLE

DoD Needs To Assess requirement For Critical Technologies List, Report Says

AUTHOR(S)
Roosevelt, Ann
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Defense Daily;1/23/2013, Vol. 257 Issue 15, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), which urges the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to assess its list of critical technologies. It states that according to GAO, DoD spends billions of dollars on its weapons and technologies to maintain its position on the cutting edge.
ACCESSION #
85677759

 

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