Accession Number:

ADA101294

Title:

Logistics Planning for the M1 Tank: Implications for Reduced Readiness and Increased Support Costs

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC PROCUREMENT LOGISTICS AND READINESS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

110.0

Abstract:

Contents Improvements needed in M1 ILS planning Life-cycle costing still time to benefit the M1 M1 Supportability must still be demonstrated Maintenance planning Efforts are underway to overcome late start, but more needs to be done The ability of test equipment and technical manuals to support the M1 is uncertain Savings Possible in the Purchase of spare and repair parts and M1 Tank training Costs may be too high.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE