How Sole Sources of Military Spare Parts Squander Defense Dollars, Risk National Security


 

Having a government monopoly of military spare parts can be profitable.

(From The Daily Signal)

How would you react to a store selling a gallon of milk for $180, a price about 45 times the average cost?

The House Oversight and Reform Committee confronted this question recently at a hearing on TransDigm, a company that left the Defense Department with the dilemma of choosing between wasting taxpayer resources or failing to meet capability standards.

Reprinted from: https://www.ac2news.com/2019/06/how-sole-sources-of-military-spare-parts-squander-defense-dollars-risk-national-security/

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