ABSTRACT

Disaster Assistance: DoD's Support for Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki and Typhoon Omar, Report to the Chairman, Subcommittee on Readiness, Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives   [open pdf - 3MB]

"This report responds to a request to determine the effect of providing humanitarian services in Hurricanes Andrew and Iniki and Typhoon Omar had on the active military and National Guard forces involved. More specifically, the report: identifies the roles and missions of the active military and National Guard forces that provided the assistance; determines whether there were problems affecting their delivery of assistance; determines whether their participation affected the units readiness and training; determines whether the military needs to reorient its roles, training, equipment, and doctrine for this type of operation; and identifies the costs and sources of funding associated with the military's participation in disaster assistance operations."

Report Number:
GAO/NSIAD-93-180
Publisher:
Date:
1993-06
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Government Accountability Office (GAO): http://www.gao.gov/
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pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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