Accession Number : ADP000659

Title :   Radar Hardware Second Buy Decision Risk Analysis,

Corporate Author : ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL AL

Personal Author(s) : Colvin,Charles E.

Report Date : 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : This paper presents the technique used by the author to perform a Decision Risk Analysis (DRA) concerning a radar hardware second buy. The DRA addressed two major alternatives for procuring the hardware second buy; these alternatives were:(1) sole source, and (2) competitive procurement. The two major areas of uncertainty or risks investigated for each alternative were: (1) total program costs, and (2) total program time schedule.

Descriptors :   *Operations research, *Radar equipment, *Army procurement, *Decision making, *Risk, Symposia, Army research, Contracts, Cost estimates, Scheduling, Time, Requirements, Logistics planning, Army planning

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE