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Cost Capability Analysis Introduction to a Technique

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Author: Frank Delsing

Delsing is retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel and was the T-X (trainer jet) deputy program manager and helped to develop the application of the Multi-Attribute Decision Model techniques to the acquisition process for Air Force Materiel Command. The author expresses special thanks to Retired Lt Col Len Cabrera for the example used in this article, as well as the United States Air Force Academy Capstone team for its computer-based tool.

Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics Frank Kendall and Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James have introduced many new initiatives in an effort to improve U.S. Air Force Acquisition, including Better Buying Power, Owning the Baseline, Bending the Cost Curve, and others.

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