Accession Number:

ADA220924

Title:

The Impact of Reliability on Capability and Cost in a Combat Environment: An Initial Assessment

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

1988-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

70.0

Abstract:

This paper discusses a methodology for assessing the cost and performance trade-offs between equipment reliability and logistic support under combat conditions. Using F-15C data and the Dyna-Metric model, the sortie generation capability of a squadron was evaluated under varying levels of reliability and varying combat conditions, including battle damage

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE