GAO: Navy can improve performance of submarine intermediate maintenance

By Aidan Quigley / February 8, 2022 at 3:58 PM
The Navy has struggled to adequately perform submarine intermediate maintenance periods and record and analyze data associated with those periods, according to a Government Accountability Office report released today. GAO found the Navy completed 46% -- 191 of 414 -- of submarine intermediate maintenance periods late from fiscal years 2015 through 2020 for a total of 2,525 days of maintenance delay. Intermediate maintenance periods are times when a ship is pier-side and able to get underway within 96 hours. The...

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