Accession Number : ADA190934

Title :   Armored Family of Vehicles (AFV) Automation and Communication. Resource Management Plan (ACRMP). Phase 1. Volume 15.

Descriptive Note : Preliminary rept. Aug 86-Jan 88,

Corporate Author : ARMORED FAMILY OF VEHICLES TASK FORCE FORT EUSTIS VA

Personal Author(s) : Buckstad, Robert D

PDF Url : ADA190934

Report Date : 01 Sep 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 277

Abstract : The AFV ACRMP is the Task Force Director's (08) tool to manage command, control, communication (C3) automation system life cycle developments for the Armored Family of Vehicles program. Document covers general program background, user requirements, major command and program executive officer responsibilities, development management, acquisition strategy, testing, life cycle support, technology assessment and work group relationships. ACRMP manages evolving C3 and intelligence and vehicle electronic architectures. Document will continue to evolve throughout the AFV life cycle. A major DOD/DA milestone decision is expected in the 89-90 time frame. Keywords: Armored vehicles, Communications development, Embedded automation, Embedded communications, Vehicle electronics, Vetronics, Battalion command and control, Vehicle control, Embedded training, Position navigation, Program management, Communication management, Combat automation, Combat communication, Technology assessment, Robotics development management, Integration, Automation and communication, Acquisition strategy, Tactical automatic data processing.

Descriptors :   *ARMORED VEHICLES, *COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, ACQUISITION, STRATEGY, BATTALION LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, WARFARE, EMBEDDING, EXECUTIVE ROUTINES, ARMORED VEHICLES, AUTOMATION, LIFE CYCLES, WARFARE, TRAINING, NAVIGATION, POSITION(LOCATION), DATA PROCESSING, VEHICLES, ELECTRONICS, ROBOTICS, USER NEEDS, ARCHITECTURE

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Radio Communications
      Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE