REDUCING THE DEFICIT: SPENDING AND REVENUE OPTIONS
Congressional Budget Office - March 1997


Appendix A

Estimated Savings from the
Administration's 1998 Request for
Selected National Defense Options

In its fiscal year 1998 budget request, the Administration has proposed significant changes to its plan that would affect savings from some of the defense options presented in Chapter 2. Those savings are shown in Table A-1.

Table A-1. Estimated Savings from the Administration's 1998 Plan for Selected Department of Defense Options


			Annual Savings	Five-Year
Savings from		(Millions of dollars)			Cumulative
the 1998 Plan		1998	1999	2000	2001	2002	Total  

DEF-03  REDUCE THE SCOPE OF DOE'S STOCKPILE STEWARDSHIP AND MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
Budget Authority	  378	  517	  279	  317	  356	1,848
Outlays			  284	  482	  339	  308	  346	1,758

DEF-04  FOCUS THEATER MISSILE DEFENSE EFFORTS ON CORE SYSTEMS
Budget Authority	  664	  703	  738	  644	  800	3,549
Outlays			  321	  589	  682	  670	  722	2,984

DEF-05  CANCEL THE NEW ATTACK SUBMARINE
Budget Authority	2,496	 -150	  895	 -516	1,769	4,494
Outlays			  258	  745	  632	  706	  269	2,610

DEF-07  REDUCE PROCUREMENT OF DDG-51 DESTROYERS
Budget Authority	  551	  660	  777	  879	 -766	2,101
Outlays			   27	  127	  274	  431	  491	1,350

DEF-09  CANCEL THE UPGRADE OF THE NAVY'S F/A-18 E/F FIGHTER AND BUY THE CURRENT MODEL
Budget Authority	1,666	1,984	2,310	1,733	2,458	10,152
Outlays			  232	  869	1,554	1,861	1,975	 6,490

DEF-10  CANCEL THE MARINE CORPS'S V-22 AIRCRAFT PROGRAM AND BUY CH-53 HELICOPTERS
Budget Authority	  687	  813	  821	1,413	1,731	5,465
Outlays			  202	  445	  599	  730	  979	2,954

DEF-12  CANCEL THE AIR FORCE'S F-22 AIRCRAFT PROGRAM
Budget Authority	1,117	2,402	2,823	3,594	4,350	14,285
Outlays			  476	1,157	1,549	1,958	2,514	 7,655

DEF-14  DEFER MODERNIZATION OF TACTICAL AIRLIFT
Budget Authority	   51	    0	    0	    0	  171	   222
Outlays			    3	   12	   17	   11	   15	    58