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Navy torpedo programs

Navy torpedo programs

MK-48 ADCAP upgrades not adequately justified : report to the Secretary of Defense

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington 20013) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Navy -- Weapons systems -- Evaluation,
  • United States. -- Navy -- Procurement -- Evaluation,
  • Torpedoes -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMK-48 ADCAP upgrades not adequately justified
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18136064M

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