Appendixes to the Report on the Peacetime Adequacy of the Lower Tiers of the Defense Industrial Base

Case Studies of Major Systems

by Geneese G. Baumbusch, Alvin J. Harman, Dave J. Dreyfuss, Arturo Gandara


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This companion volume to R-2184/1 presents the case studies derived from a survey of 13 system program offices at two Air Force product divisions: Aeronautical Systems Division and the Space and Missile Systems Organization. Included in the survey were seven aircraft programs, two missile programs, and four communication satellite programs. The case studies are organized under four major topics: Aircraft, Maverick, SRAM, and Spacecraft.

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