Accession Number:

ADA239209

Title:

Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation: An Introduction to Operational Testing and AFOTEC - Mission, History, and Policy. Edition 2.0.

Descriptive Note:

Reference rept. May 41-Jun 91,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE OPERATIONAL TEST AND EVALUATION CENTER KIRTLAND AFB NM

Report Date:

1991-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

This report defines the various categories of Operational Test and Evaluation OTE and related activities and explains how they support the defense acquisition process. It describes the policies and procedures used in OTE today and summarizes the historical evolution of operational testing by the Air Force since World War II. The document then outlines organizational responsibilities for OTE within the Air Force, the other armed services, and the Department of Defense. The report is supplemented by listings of AFOTECs commanders, vice commanders, and systems tested since 1974--with those used in Operation Deserts storm annotated.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE