Air Force's FY-21 budget submission driven by zero-based review

September 5, 2019 at 11:26 AM
The Air Force's fiscal year 2021 budget submission has been shaped by a vigorous planning and programming process -- similar to the Army's infamous "Night Court" -- aimed at assuring the service's proposed investments align with the National Defense Strategy. Acting Air Force Secretary Matt Donovan said during a keynote speech at this week's Defense News conference the service would propose "bold and likely controversial changes" in its fiscal year 2021 budget request to include potential divestment of legacy...

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