COST BENEFIT STUDY OF AN AUTOMATED MAINTENANCE SYSTEM (AMS). VOLUME I. SUMMARY

FAA operations, technical systems, equipments, and maintenance practices are surveyed and analyzed relative to potential benefits of comprehensive Automated Maintenance System concepts. Tradeoffs of various concepts are examined and discussed, with emphasis on potential future benefits which could accrue through use of a planned phase-in of automatic and automation-aided monitoring, through employment of centralized and integrated test approaches, and through focus of design attention during development of new equipments in directions which would assist cost-effectiveness of local and remote monitoring, and related fault removal. Volume II contains Appendixes.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Naval Electronics Laboratory Center

    San Diego, CA  United States 

    Federal Aviation Administration

    Systems R&D Service, 800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Smith, E W
    • Zupan, F J
  • Publication Date: 1973-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 110 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00133013
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FAA-RD-74-13-1
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FA73WAI-327
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 23 2002 12:00AM