Accession Number : AD0869468

Title :   Operational Capability Study. Volume I. 'SOURCE' Program User's Manual (Simulation of Utilization, Resources, Cost, and Efficiency).

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on Phase 2,

Corporate Author : NORTHROP CORP HAWTHORNE CA AIRCRAFT DIV

Personal Author(s) : Gregor, D. D. ; Bado, J. A. ; Calhoun, H. L. ; Davis, R. L. ; DaSilva, B. F.

Report Date : SEP 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 150

Abstract : The SOURCE program was devised to compute sortie generation capabilities of tactical aircraft by measuring the impact of an aircraft's maintenance characteristics on a selected operational commitment. The User's Manual provides a detailed description of the procedures and methodology used to develop input data for the SOURCE program.

Descriptors :   (*TACTICAL AIR SUPPORT, JET FIGHTERS), (*JET FIGHTERS, OPERATIONAL READINESS), MAINTENANCE, MISSION PROFILES, FLIGHT CREWS, MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL, TIME STUDIES, CHECKOUT PROCEDURES, SCHEDULING, SIMULATION, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING.

Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE