Accession Number:

ADA014553

Title:

An Analysis of the Utilization of the In-Flight Technician in the P3C Community.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Report Date:

1975-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

76.0

Abstract:

This thesis investigated the number of In-Flight-Technicians assigned to a Navy P3C squadron, their contributions to the squadrons ASW capability in their dual roles as in-flight and ground repairmen, and the adequacy of the In-Flight-Maintenance-Kit. Tradeoffs between the number of In-Flight Technicians and ground avionics workers were evaluated as were various methods of the In-Flight Technicians ground and airborne utilization. Potential benefits associated with In-Flight Technician assignment to Intermediate and Depot Level maintenance activities were also examined. The In-Flight Technicians contributions to the squadrons ASW capability were measured in Equivalent Aircraft Units which were a function of how many repairs were corrected and the impact on ASW capability of the systems repaired. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Undersea and Antisubmarine Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE