TITLE

The Commodity Approach to Aircraft Protection Systems

AUTHOR(S)
Chubb, Bill
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Defense AT&L;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the step taken by the U.S. Navy to use the commodity approach to aircraft protection systems in order to deal with the threat from adversaries' advancement in weapon systems. It was stated that aircraft protection systems are a commodity that should be centrally developed to provide economic and operational advantages. Such approach accelerates speed and agility, decreases costs, and offers advantages in integration and configuration management over the traditional platform-centric approach.
ACCESSION #
22377966

 

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