Weapon Acquisition Program Outcomes and Efforts to Reform DOD's Acquisition Process

Report Number: SYM-AM-16-080

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Major Defense Acquisition Programs (MDAPs)

Report Series: Symposium Presentation

Authors: Michael Sullivan

Title: Weapon Acquisition Program Outcomes and Efforts to Reform DOD's Acquisition Process

Published: 2016-05-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: Other Research Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2016/SYM-AM-16-080.pdf

Keywords: Weapon system acquisition

Abstract:

This is GAO's 14th annual assessment of DOD weapon system acquisitions, an area that has been on GAO's high-risk list for 24 years. The report assessed selected weapon programs in DOD