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Independent Cost Estimates: A Case Study Joint Vertical Lift Aircraft (JVX) Program,
MANAGEMENT CONSULTING AND RESEARCH INC FALLS CHURCH VA
In 1982, the Army was intrigued with a concept known as the Joint Vertical Lift Aircraft JVX. Because of the nature of the program, an Independent Cost Estimate ICE was performed to double check the Program Office estimate. While the Army appears to have lost some interest in the program, this cost study illustrates the process of independent cost estimating. Author
This article is from 'Proceedings of the Federal Acquisition Research Symposium with Theme: Government, Industry, Academe: Synergism for Acquisition Improvement, held at Williamsburg, Virginia on 7-9 December 1983, AD-A137 700, p280-283.