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What does USD/A stand for?

USD/A stands for Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition


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President Barack Obama has chosen as his new deputy defense secretary Ashton Carter said Obama intends to nominate the 56-year-old, currently the under secretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics and co-director of the Preventive Defense Project, a collaboration between Stanford University.
Over the lifetime of this program, the decade or so, the per-aircraft cost of the 2,443 aircraft we want has doubled in real terms," said Ashton Carter, the under secretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics's director of cost assessment and program evaluation called the figure "truly troubling," considering the original price was $69 million per airplane.
As the under secretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, Aldridge is responsible for all matters relating to the Department of Defense acquisition, research and development, logistics, advanced technology, environmental security, and nuclear, chemical and biological programs.