No downside to GAO predicting overruns and failures. It's their job to be pessimistic and someone really likes their job.
So in other words, when the USAF spends money to improve availability rates, rates go up? STOP THE PRESSES. I remember the same thing happening with the B-1B in the 1990s.
I got the joke! :)
Yeah, I was thinking about that. Going with a "worst case" scenario defines a whole lot of data.
In my observation (and I've been observing for a long time), most of the negativity is basically rehashing old, or misunderstood, or old misunderstood stories that were debunked at the time and...