TITLE

Current Logistics Research

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, Richard A.
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Air Force Journal of Logistics;Winter2004, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the changes in the military logistics in the U.S. Improvement of the cost neutral readiness; Efficacy of alternative forecasting techniques for low-demand C-5 item; Impact of using realistic shop flow times to the computation of spare part requirements.
ACCESSION #
16821942

 

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