Accession Number : AD0875742

Title :   Proceedings of the Annual Department of Defense Cost Research Symposium (5th) Held at the National Bureau of Standards, Gaithersburg, Maryland on 24-25 March 1970. Volume I.

Corporate Author : ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (SYSTEMS ANALYSIS) WASHINGTON DC

Report Date : MAR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 346

Abstract : The document contains proceedings of the fifth Department of Defense cost research symposium held in 1970. The papers for the symposium were selected by the 1970 cost research committee. The specific objectives are to: Establish research goals DoD-wide, avoid research gaps or duplication, coordinate joint research efforts, and disseminate the results of research. Volume 1 deals with Selected acquisition reports, Operation costs, Analysis of investment alternatives, Cost analysis education programs, Logistics costs, and Weapon system acquisition process.

Descriptors :   (*DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, COSTS), SYMPOSIA, MILITARY TRAINING, MILITARY FACILITIES, SUPPLY DEPOTS, SPARE PARTS, GUIDED MISSILE RANGES, AIRCRAFT, REPLACEMENT THEORY, WEAPON SYSTEMS, MAINTENANCE, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE