TITLE

WASHINGTON REPORT

AUTHOR(S)
Scully, Megan; Burgess, C.; Marcario, John C.
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Sea Power;Jun2009, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Defense Department has requested for 156.4 billion dollars in its annual budget for 2010. It is stated that future-year projections are not included in the budget. Funds to buy 1,080 lighter, all-terrain Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles is included in the fiscal 2010 budget. Amount of 174 million dollars for the Maritime Security Program is also included in the budget. The budget allocates 19.3 billion dollars for research and development.
ACCESSION #
42525470

 

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