Accession Number : ADA333627
Title : Automated Support for Maintenance Technical Manuals
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : MCDONNELL DOUGLAS AEROSPACE ST LOUIS MO
Personal Author(s) : Sanchez, Edgar ; Winning, Steve ; Boyle, Edward
PDF Url : ADA333627
Report Date : OCT 1997
Pagination or Media Count : 38
Abstract : The paper describes some aspects elements of technology support for automating the creation maintenance technical information in the form of Technical Orders. The viewpoint is that of a technical data 'author' in a modern defense industry plant. The report includes a breakout of how this person currently allocates his time and effort to the various tasks he has to do, and it gives estimates on how automation support might chang his the workload. The report points out pragmatic changes that might improve the quality and reduce of cost of maintenance technical data through automation support.
Descriptors : *MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT, *INSTRUCTION MANUALS, AUTOMATION, COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN, COSTS, WORKLOAD.
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE