Accession Number:

ADA001065

Title:

Electronics-X: A Study of Military Electronics with Particular Reference to Cost and Reliability. Volume 2: Complete Report

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Feb-Oct 1973

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY DIV

Report Date:

1974-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

434.0

Abstract:

The report identifies the current DOD and industrial policies, procedures, and practices in development, production, and operational support that most significantly influence the cost and reliability of military electronics, and it recommends changes to reduce and control cost and to improve reliability. The report concentrates on five major, high-impact areas 1 data collection and feedback, 2 requirements, 3 competition and management options, 4 reliability enhancement, and 5 maintenance training. Numerous other areas are discussed, and detailed recommendations are made in each.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE