Defense Department News Briefing

Mr. Williams updated reporters on the status of the investigation into the A-12 program. The Secretary of Defense, on December 14, 1990, sent a… read more

Mr. Williams updated reporters on the status of the investigation into the A-12 program. The Secretary of Defense, on December 14, 1990, sent a memo to the Department of the Navy seeking justification for continued funding of the A-12 war plane development. The memo, in short, found the performance of the A-12 contractors unsatisfactory, and set a deadline of January 2nd for the plane’s developers to prove continued funding necessary and justified or risk defaulting on the contract. close

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Defense Department News Briefing

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Program ID:
15407-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Briefing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 18, 1990 | 12:09pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 18, 1990 | 9:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 18, 1990 | 12:09pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 18, 1990 | 5:25pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 18, 1990 | 9:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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