The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) needs to adopt more transparent criteria for reporting the quantities, cost, and performance of its systems and their components, says a March report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). "GAO recommends that DOD adopt firm baselines, use procurement funds for operational assets, and adopt other measures to better track cost and outcomes against goals," GAO said in the report, "Missile Defense Acquisition Strategy Generates Results but ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "MDA acquisition needs more transparency, GAO says".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.