Accession Number:

ADA220368

Title:

Acquisition of Contemporary Tactical Munitions. Volume 1. Summary Report

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Aug 1987-Jun 1989

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

1990-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

193.0

Abstract:

This paper presents the results of a study of the acquisition programs of 19 contemporary tactical air-and surface-launched munitions. The purpose of the study was to measure the outcomes of those programs in terms of the growth in development and production schedules and costs. Volume I of the paper presents the results of the analyses of program outcomes, characteristics, and acquisition policies. Volume II contains 13 case studies covering the 19 munitions in the study.

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE