|Statement||by the Comptroller General of the United States.|
|The Physical Object|
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Get this from a library! Mission effectiveness of the AV-8B Harrier II could be improved if actions are taken now: report to the Congress. [United States. General Accounting Office.]. The McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) AV-8B Harrier II is a single-engine ground-attack aircraft that constitutes the second generation of the Harrier Jump Jet family. Capable of vertical or short takeoff and landing (V/STOL), the aircraft was designed in the late s as an Anglo-American development of the British Hawker Siddeley Harrier, the first operational V/STOL cturer: McDonnell Douglas / British Aerospace, . AV-8B Harrier. The AV-8B V/STOL strike aircraft was designed to replace the AV-8A and the A-4M light attack aircraft. The Marine Corps requirement for a V/STOL light attack force has been well. Despite having the highest accident rate of any U.S. Marine Corps fixed-wing aircraft, the Marines will keep the AV-8B Harrier around longer than planned. The reason is simple: Marine F/A
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