Accession Number : ADA192517
Title : The User and the System Program Office: A Critical Interface.
Descriptive Note : Student rept.,
Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL
Personal Author(s) : Obering, Henry A , III
PDF Url : ADA192517
Report Date : Apr 1988
Pagination or Media Count : 31
Abstract : The weapon systems acquisition environment of today demands cooperation and clear understanding between the program office and the user. This paper examines the roles and responsibilities of the user and the program office throughout the system acquisition process. In addition, the criticality of this interface is investigated. The paper concludes that a 'team spirit' is required between the user and the program office and provides several recommendations for building such a spirit. Keywords: Contract administration.
Descriptors : *AIR FORCE PROCUREMENT, *PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING, ACQUISITION, CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION, INTERFACES, WEAPON SYSTEMS, COOPERATION
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE