Accession Number:

ADA229225

Title:

An Assessment of the Effectiveness of Engineering Management of the Royal Australian Air Force F/RF-111C Weapon System

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH SCHOOL OF SYSTEMS AND LOGISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

134.0

Abstract:

This research assessed the effectiveness of engineering management of the Royal Australian Air Force REEF FRF-111C Weapon System by Headquarters Support Command HQSC Logistics Engineering LOGENG Sub-Branch. The research was limited to considering the organization, functions and responsibilities of HQSC LOGENG Sub-Branch, modification management, configuration management and technical publication management. The division of engineering responsibilities within the RAAF and existing engineering management policy and procedures as detailed in various technical instructions and publications were documented. The strengths and weaknesses of various organization structures were then described. Measures of organization effectiveness, modification management and configuration management were addressed. Formal interviews were conducted to determine the existing level of effectiveness of engineering management.

Subject Categories:

  • Attack and Fighter Aircraft
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE