"… n buying such high-tech weapons.Maj. Gen. Christopher Bogdan, a seven-year Air Force acquisition veteran who last managed the KC-46 tanker program, warned an A …"
"… e acquisition veteran who last managed the KC-46 tanker program, warned an Air Force Association audience on Sept. 17 at National Harbor, Maryland, that “som …"
"… gistics system is “frightening,” and that the relationship between the Air Force and the plane’s lead contractor Lockheed Martin is “the worst I’ve e …"
"… uture. It’s a “joint” program because the plane is to be used by the Air Force, Navy, and Marines, an approach initially conceived to save costs. But Bog …"
"… p avoid misspending and waste.Accounting software systems for the Navy and Air Force have also experienced delays and cost overruns. Launch of the Air Force’ …"
"… nd Air Force have also experienced delays and cost overruns. Launch of the Air Force’s program, managed by Accenture, has been postponed from October 2009 la …"
"… rmy’s long-delayed accounting software. At Accenture, which oversees the Air Force’s new system, spokeswoman Joanne Veto deferred questions to the Air Forc …"
"… ir Force’s new system, spokeswoman Joanne Veto deferred questions to the Air Force. IBM spokeswoman Whitney Forster did not return a request for comment on t …"
"… sor is under development, at an estimated cost of just $80 million, so the Air Force may have a backup if the original visor’s kinks cannot be worked out. Bu …"
"… t. But according to the GAO, the alternate visor won’t be as capable. An Air Force spokesman did not respond to a request for comment, but DODBuzz.com quoted …"
"… nd landings, “performed better than expected” in flight tests. And the Air Force was able to double the number of test flights it performed the previous ye …"
"… ing shortfalls last year. In an October report, a special testing team of Air Force, Navy, and British officers found shortcomings in “aircraft handling cha …"
"… s, maintenance, and repair expenses, are often misstated or ignored in the Pentagon’s reports to Congress, or compiled only in an aggregate number that defe …"
"… this way, according to a figure given to the auditors by officials at the Pentagon. The estimate appears in a little-noticed General Accountability Office re …"
"… pons have frequently slighted or ignored a longstanding requirement by the Pentagon’s head office that they tally and carefully forecast all operating and s …"
"… They have, in short, failed to provide the data needed to determine if the Pentagon has set aside sufficient funds to pay for all the fuel, retooling, and new …"
"… in late May for more lobbying firepower specifically on the engine issue. General Electric Co. took on Stonebridge Strategies last year for the engine and on rail issues …"