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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION FOR

APPROPRIATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR 1979

HEARINGS

BEFORE THE

COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES

UNITED STATES SENATE

NINETY-FIFTH CONGRESS

SECOND SESSION

ON

S. 2571

TO AUTHORIZE APPROPRIATIONS DURING THE FISCAL YEAR
1979, FOR PROCUREMENT OF AIRCRAFT, MISSILES, NAVAL
VESSELS, TRACKED COMBAT VEHICLES, TORPEDOES, AND
OTHER WEAPONS, AND RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, TEST AND
EVALUATION FOR THE ARMED FORCES, AND TO PRESCRIBE
THE ALTHORIZED PERSONNEL STRENGTH FOR EACH ACTIVE
DUTY COMPONENT AND OF THE SELECTED RESERVE OF EACH
RESERVE COMPONENT OF THE ARMED FORCES AND OF
CIVILIAN PERSONNEL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE,
TO AUTHORIZE THE MILITARY TRAINING STUDENT LOADS,
AND TO AUTHORIZE APPROPRIATIONS FOR CIVIL DEFENSE,

AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

PART & RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
Department of Defense RDT&E Program

Army RDT&E
Technology Base-DARPA RDT&E

Navy RDT&E
Marine Corps RDT&E_Navy ASW

Communications RDT&E

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Washington, D.C. 20402

COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES

JOHN C. STENNIS, Mississippi, Chairman HENRY M. JACKSON, Washington

JOHN G. TOWER, Texas HOWARD W. CANNON, Nevada

STROM THURMOND, South Carolina THOMAS J. MCINTYRE, New Hampshire BARRY GOLDWATER, Arizona BARRY F. BYRD, JR., Virginia

WILLIAM L. SCOTT, Virginia SAM NUNN, Georgia

DEWEY F. BARTLETT, Oklahoma JOHN C. CULVER, Iowa

JESSE HELMS, North Carolina
GARY HART, Colorado

JAKE GARN, Utah
KOBERT MORGAN, North Carolina
WENDELL R. ANDERSON, Minnesota
PAUL HATFIELD, Montana

FRANCIS J. SULLIVAN, Staf Director

JOHN T. TICER, Chief Clerk

SUBCOMMITTEE ON RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

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THOMAS J. MCINTYRE, New Hampshire, Chairman JOHN C. CULVER, Iowa

DEWEY F. BARTLETT, Oklahoma WENDELL R. ANDERSON, Minnesota BARRY GOLDWATER, Arizona

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE RDT&E PROGRAM

Perry, Hon. William J., Under Secretary of Defense for Research and

Engineering, accompanied by Robert A. Moore, Deputy Under Secre-

tary of Defense for Tactical Warfare Programs; and Dr. Robert Ross

Fossum, Director, Advanced Research Projects Agency.

1. Overview of defense acquisition.--

An investment strategy -

Organizational changes.

Acquisition management..

NATO initiatives...

Major fiscal year 1979 R. & D. and procurement thrusts.

Strategic programs.

Tactical programs.

Command, control, communications, and intelligence (C3I).

The science and technology program.

Conclusions.

II. The technology and acquisition balance..

Introduction --

Priorities and methods.

The technology balance...

Basic science and technology

Civil technology --

Military technology

Conclusions.

The military acquisition balance-

Introduction..

Strategic forces

Military capabilities in space-

Tactical forces...

Manufacturing capabilities.

Technology sharing--

NATO standardization and rationalization.

Conclusions.com

Technology and acquisition in perspective.

III. Acquisition management...

New acquisition structure.

Overview

Consolidation of acquisition functions..

System acquisition changes...

Overview

Front end management.

The affordability issue..

Revisions to DODD's 5000.1 and 5000.2..

Contracting changes ---

Defense acquisition regulatory system.

Four-step source selection process -

Business/Contract strategies---

Contractor incentive initiatives.

Minority and small business adjustments -

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