Accession Number:

ADA155919

Title:

Alleviating Fleet Maintenance Problems through Maintenance Training and Aiding Research.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Mar 82-Feb 84,

Corporate Author:

LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT INST BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

168.0

Abstract:

This study reviews the factors influencing maintenance problems in the Fleet assesses their relative impacts, using several combat systems as case examples and identifies inadequate maintenance skills as one of the top two contributing factors, equipment design being the other one. Based on future technology and manpower trends, it concludes that the gap between maintenance skill requirements and those available in the Fleet will widen further, unless drastic action is taken to improve technical training and maintenance job aids, The report presents an outline of the steps the Navy must take to improve maintenance training and aiding technology. Keywords include Integrated logistic support, Maintenance training equipment, Testability, Testing technology, Manpower, Personnel.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE