Marine Corps to evaluate scope of major programs as force design efforts continue

By Aidan Quigley / April 29, 2021 at 4:47 PM
The Marine Corps needs to critically re-evaluate the scope of its current major defense acquisition programs as part of its force design efforts, Marine Corps Commandant Gen. David Berger said Thursday. Berger, in written testimony submitted for his appearance before the House Appropriations defense subcommittee, said his service must be willing to cut procurement numbers of expensive programs if they are unaffordable or exceed requirements. "As we reduce the end strength of the Marine Corps in order to internally fund...

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