Accession Number : AD0830386

Title :   DECISION INFORMATION DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM: TERMINAL RECEIVER MAINTENANCE,

Corporate Author : SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CA*

Personal Author(s) : Maloy, J. K.

Report Date : 15 DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : A report on a study of considerations and various plans for maintaining the warning receivers in the Terminal Subsystem of the Decision Information Distribution System. The report investigates three alternative maintenance plans; Local Repair, Centralized Repair-Air Express, and Centralized Repair-Air Parcel Post. It develops comparative costs and comparative effectiveness for a cost-effective analysis to select a plan that meets the required effectiveness at a reasonable cost. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADIO RECEIVERS, MAINTENANCE), (*CIVIL DEFENSE, RADIO RECEIVERS), EARLY WARNING SYSTEMS, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, COSTS, COST EFFECTIVENESS, RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS), LOW FREQUENCY, SPARE PARTS, LOGISTICS, AIR TRANSPORTATION.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Civil Defense
      Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE