Accession Number : AD0830390

Title :   DECISION INFORMATION DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM: DISTRIBUTION TRANSMITTER MAINTENANCE,

Corporate Author : SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT CORP SANTA MONICA CA*

Personal Author(s) : Wellisch, Jean B.

Report Date : 10 OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 71

Abstract : The report investigates three methods of maintaining the 190-kHz transmitters of the DIDS Distribution Subsystem, (1) Attended Station, (2) Remotely Monitored Station, and (3) Automatic Station. It develops comparative costs and comparative effectiveness for the three and determines the preferred plan by a cost-benefits analysis. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADIO TRANSMITTERS, MAINTENANCE), (*CIVIL DEFENSE, RADIO TRANSMITTERS), EARLY WARNING SYSTEMS, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, COSTS, COST EFFECTIVENESS, RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS), RADIO STATIONS, LOW FREQUENCY, LOGISTICS, TECHNICIANS, MILITARY PERSONNEL, CIVILIAN PERSONNEL.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Civil Defense
      Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE