Accession Number : ADA181535

Title :   Functional Alignment of the Wing-Level Logistics Plans Division in the Strategic Air Command.

Descriptive Note : Student rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s) : Schmoyer,Ann E

PDF Url : ADA181535

Report Date : Apr 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : This study defines the current functional alignment and responsibilities of a Strategic Air Command (SAC) wing-level logistics plans (LGX) division and discusses the advantages/disadvantages of the current functional alignment. The study then proposes a functional realignment of the LGX division from deputy commander for resource management supervision to wing commander supervision. The advantages/disadvantages of the proposed realignment are also discussed. Four issues affecting the functional alignment are analyzed. These issues are span of control, communications flow, chain of command, and career progression. Keywords: Logistics management.

Descriptors :   *LOGISTICS PLANNING, *AIR FORCE PLANNING, CAREERS, PROMOTION(ADVANCEMENT), ALIGNMENT, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, SUPERVISION, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, FLOW, LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT, STRATEGIC AIR COMMAND

Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE