Accession Number : ADB074494

Title :   Management of Special Tooling and Special Test Equipment in the F-16 Co-Production Program - Lessons Learned.

Descriptive Note : Student rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s) : Armbrust,John

Report Date : MAR 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : Presents a summary of several special tooling (ST) and special test equipment (STE) issues in the F-16 co-production program, and identifies lessons learned for future co-production programs. A brief description of the F-16 co-production program background also is presented, highlighting those aspects affecting management of ST and STE. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Management planning and control, *Fighter aircraft, *Construction equipment, *Test equipment, Manufacturing, Contract administration, Cost analysis, Machine tools, Industrial production, Performance tests, Logistics management

Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft
      Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE