Wednesday Jul 16
Pentagon paid Textron's Bell Helicopter unit $8,123 for $445...
The Department of Defense paid Textron's Bell Helicopter unit $8,123 each for gears that should have cost about $445, the Pentagon's inspector general found.
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Pentagon Found to Pay Textron Unit $8,124 for a $445 Gear
The Pentagon paid Textron Inc. 's Bell Helicopter unit $8,123.50 each for gears that should have cost $445.06, according to a report by the Defense Department's inspector general.