Accession Number : ADA185831

Title :   Highlights of the 70th Flight Mechanics Panel Symposium on Flight Vehicle Development Time and Cost Reduction.

Descriptive Note : Conference rept.,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Sadowski, Dennis R

PDF Url : ADA185831

Report Date : 01 Sep 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Selected presentations given at this meeting, held in May 1987 in Toulouse, France, are reviewed. Topics of the papers include cost estimating, use of CAE-CAD-CAM, prototype manufacturing, and computer-integrated manufacturing. Keywords: Avionic trends; Flight development cost reduction; Aircraft cost estimation; Prototype engineering management.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY AIRCRAFT, *COMPUTER AIDED MANUFACTURING, COMPUTERS, COST ESTIMATES, COSTS, ENGINEERING, FLIGHT, FRANCE, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, MANUFACTURING, PROTOTYPES, REDUCTION, TIME, VEHICLES, FIGHTER AIRCRAFT, COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN, SYMPOSIA, MECHANICS

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE