Accession Number : AD0775698

Title :   An Analytical Approach to Optimizing Airframe Production Costs as a Function of Production Rate.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO SCHOOL OF SYSTEMS AND LOGISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Fazio,Peter F. ; Russell,Stephen H.

Report Date : JAN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 174

Abstract : The objective of the research is to analyze all elements of airframe production cost in terms of their sensitivity to production rate and to identify a methodology which will optimize rate of production with respect to total airframe costs for a fixed procurement quantity.

Descriptors :   *Airframes, *Production control, *Costs, Industrial production, Government procurement, Aircraft industry, Scheduling, Optimization, Theses

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Economics and Cost Analysis
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE