Accession Number : ADP002321

Title :   Decision Risk Analysis (DRA) for the Remotely Piloted Vehicle (RPV),

Corporate Author : ARMY AVIATION RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COMMAND ST LOUIS MO

Personal Author(s) : Bodden,W. E.

Report Date : 15 JUL 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The topic of this is the DRA performed to support the Army's RPV Development Program. The basic analytical tool utilized was the Army's Venture Evaluation and Review Technique (VERT) computer model. The paper addresses the general methodology utilized in performing the DRA, including (1) a brief discussion of VERT, (2) procedures used to identify risk areas, and collect the associated data necessary to assess their impact, and (3) problems encountered in adapting certain peculiar situations to the VERT methodology. It concludes with lessons learned.

Descriptors :   *Systems analysis, *Risk, *Decision theory, *Remotely piloted vehicles, Management planning and control, Data acquisition, Problem solving

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE