Accession Number:

ADA155369

Title:

Methodology Underlying COSTCASTER, A Cost-Prediction and Trade-Off Model for Air Force Ground C-E Equipment.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

DESMATICS INC STATE COLLEGE PA

Report Date:

1984-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

COSTCASTER is a cost-prediction and trade-off model currently under development by Desmatics, Inc. for the Air Force Office of VAMOSC Visibility and Management of Operating and Support Costs. The model is designed for use as a decision aid in determining whether to modify, replace, or retain items of Air Force ground communications-electronics C-E equipment at the Type-Model-Series level. This report discusses the mathematical and statistical methodology underlying the COSTCASTER model. Keywords Cost prediction Trade-off analysis OS Operating and Support Costs.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE