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Watchdog sounds another alarm about the sorry state of Navy depots

A government watchdog report released this week is the latest to sound warnings about the dire state of the Navy?s aviation maintenance facilities and public shipyards. The Government Accountability Office probe looked at 21 depots across the military and found the condition of most of the facilities to be ?poor and the age of equipment is generally past its useful life.? GAO graded the condition of 12 of the 21 military depots as ?poor.? Fifteen featured equipment that had exceeded its expected service life.

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