Accession Number : AD0702450

Title :   DETERMINATION OF THE OPTIMAL INVESTMENT IN END PRODUCTS AND REPAIR RESOURCES,

Corporate Author : CENTER FOR NAVAL ANALYSES ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s) : Rose,Marshall

Report Date : 18 FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The paper demonstrates how to determine the minimal cost combination of end products and investment in repair service capability in order to maintain a given level of operating end products. The model is then applied to the problem of determining the optimal size of the Navy's F-4 aircraft pipeline. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NAVAL AIRCRAFT, INVENTORY CONTROL), (*INVENTORY CONTROL, COST EFFECTIVENESS), NAVAL PROCUREMENT, MAINTENANCE, OPERATIONAL READINESS, JET FIGHTERS, SPARE PARTS, REPLACEMENT THEORY, MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT, MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL, TIME STUDIES, DECISION MAKING, OPTIMIZATION, MATHEMATICAL PROGRAMMING

Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft
      Administration and Management
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE