Assistant Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Maintenance John B. Johns on Future U.S. Maintenance Programs

The United States Department of Defense has been at the leading edge of procurement, maintenance and fielding of equipment across the gamut of the defense world, with the current budget at $663.8 billion for the 2010 fiscal year and $130 billion requested to support contingency operations overseas. The DOD has grown considerably in spending since 2001, having a base budget grow from the high $200 billion mark to surpass $700 billion in the near future. Certain changes naturally come...
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