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Agency:    Department of Defense--Military
Bureau:    Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation
Account:    Research, development, test, and evaluation, Navy (17-1319)
Certifying Official:    Deputy Comptroller Program/Budget
Contact Information:    http://WWW.DOD.GOV   703-697-5131
Synthetic Material Arresting Cable

1 recipient will receive $960,000. This is a first-time earmark.
Year Enacted: 2005
Description: The program looking to develop a new synthetic fiber arresting gear cable to replace current steel cable with a lighter weight material having a higher strength to weight ratio. A cable with a higher strength to weight characteristic will improve peak to mean which will help the arresting engine realize performance improvements in both the high and low energy levels.
Beneficiary/Recipient Amount ($K) Program Type Address
Sub: Cortland Cable Company (Prime: Computer Sciences Corp) $960 For-Profit
Cortland, NY
Source: Appropriations Report Language - Conference
Reference: 108-622
Location: Line 111, Page 301
Citation Excerpt: Synthetic Material Arresting Cable

Last Modified: 16-Apr-2007

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