Accession Number:

ADA022274

Title:

Test Design Plan for Baseline Armor Reliability Test.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY OPERATIONAL TEST AND EVALUATION AGENCY FALLS CHURCH VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

This test will establish baseline reliability for the M60A1 and M48A5 tanks now used by the US Army therefore, the test must provide completely credible data. Every failure and every maintenance action must be completely documented and verified. This requires a major effort in data collection effort during the entire test, demanding assignment of qualified data collectors to each of the 15 tanks of full-time maintenance data collectors at unit, organizational, and support maintenance activities. All data collector assignments should be stabilized for the duration of the test.

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE