Accession Number : AD0709869

Title :   SOME TECHNOLOGICAL TRENDS OF IMPORTANCE TO THE AIR FORCE.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF RESEARCH ANALYSES HOLLOMAN AFB N MEX

Personal Author(s) : Martino,Joseph P.

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : The report presents the results of fitting appropriate trend curves to several sets of data on technologies of interest to the Air Force. These trends, when projected, represent technological forecasts. The likelihood of continuation or change of the trend is discussed in each case, with implication for R and D planning.

Descriptors :   (*AIR FORCE EQUIPMENT, PLANNING), MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, AEROSPACE CRAFT, LAUNCHING, JET FIGHTERS, WEIGHT, VELOCITY, AIRCRAFT ENGINES, POWER, ROCKET ENGINES, TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT, STATISTICAL DATA, LOW TEMPERATURE, CURVE FITTING

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE