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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington 20013) .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Air Force,
  • C-17 (Jet transport),
  • Airplanes, Military -- Parts

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Other titlesCost of spare parts higher than justified
StatementUnited States General Accounting Office
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p.
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14996887M

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