Accession Number:

ADA011501

Title:

Acceptance Rates and Tooling Capacity for Selected Military Aircraft.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (PROGRAM ANALYSIS AND EVALUATION) WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

330.0

Abstract:

This paper presents the detailed data for certain military aircraft used in a study of planned and actual production rates prepared by OASD Program Analysis and Evaluation for the Secretary of Defense. The study objective was to determine the degree of optimism in Service planning and its impact on production of aircraft. The conclusions are summarized under the following heads Initial buildup, maximum production rate, tooling capacity, average production rates, and production span. Eighteen Navy and Air Force aircraft programs were used as the basis for the analysis.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Bombers
  • Attack and Fighter Aircraft
  • Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft
  • Transport Aircraft
  • Training Aircraft
  • Administration and Management
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE