Accession Number : ADA308352

Title :   U.S. Air Force Commercial Aircraft Acquisitions.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Warren, James D.

PDF Url : ADA308352

Report Date : 20 NOV 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : This report updates the commercial aircraft acquisition process that was documented for the first time by the Commercial Aircraft Acquisition Critical Process Team (CPT Report, 4 Jun 93. This process update is based on implementation of the CPT's recommendations, the Federal Acquisition Streamlining Act of 1994, and acquisition streamlining initiatives developed on the C-20H, Non-Developmental Airlift Aircraft, and C-32A Programs by the ASC Commercial Aircraft Center of Expertise. This report also contains a summary of applicable acquisition reform initiatives, the implementation status of recommendations from the CPT report, characteristics to consider for suitability evaluations of commercial aircraft for a military mission, and recommendations for future commercial aircraft acquisition programs.

Descriptors :   *COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT, *ACQUISITION, *GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT, *CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION, *MILITARY APPLICATIONS, *AIR FORCE PLANNING, LOGISTICS SUPPORT, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, SPECIFICATIONS, MODIFICATION, AERONAUTICS, SUPPLY DEPOTS, QUALITY CONTROL, STANDARDS, COMMERCIAL EQUIPMENT, AWARDS.

Subject Categories : Commercial and General Aviation
      Economics and Cost Analysis
      Government and Political Science
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE