Accession Number : ADA302233

Title :   FY 1996 Army Aviation Research, Development, Test & Evaluation (RDT&E) Plan.

Corporate Author : AVIATION AND TROOP COMMAND (ARMY) ST LOUIS MO

PDF Url : ADA302233

Report Date : AUG 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 102

Abstract : The Army Aviation Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E) Plan is a presentation of the 20-year plan of the Army aviation community to develop and integrate new technology, equipment, and subsystems that will respond to the needs of the soldier on the modern battlefield. The Aviation RDT&E Plan is prepared in conjunction with the Army Modernization Plan (AMP), the Army Aviation Modernization Plan (AAMP), the Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP), and the Research, Development and Acquisition Plan (RDAP) processes. The intent of this Plan is provide Congress, Department of Defense (DoD). Army and our defense industry partners with a complete picture of RDT&E efforts on-going and planned in support of the aviation modernization strategy. One of the major objectives of the Aviation RDT&E Plan is to provide industry with a tool for planning their long range technology investment goals in synergy with Army requirements. The Plan is structured to provide an overview of Army aviation's user and customer requirements, mission and performance improvements, the flow of technology, and its transition into aviation programs. The Plan is based on funded projects; however a few unfunded projects which have high priority and are critical to the aviation modernization strategy are included. (KAR) p. 11

Descriptors :   *ARMY RESEARCH, *ARMY AVIATION, CONGRESS, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, INDUSTRIES, ACQUISITION, INVESTMENTS, ARMY PERSONNEL, BATTLEFIELDS, LONG RANGE(TIME), AERONAUTICS, LONG RANGE(DISTANCE), FLOW.

Subject Categories : Military Aircraft Operations
      Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE