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The Predator ACTD

A Case Study for Transition Planning to the Formal Acquisition Process

by Michael Thirtle

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by RAND Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military engineering,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Procurement,
  • Military Science,
  • Technology,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • United States.,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • United States,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • Political Science / General,
  • U.S. Government,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Drone aircraft,
  • Political Science,
  • Dept. of Defense

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8188067M
    ISBN 100833025414
    ISBN 109780833025418

    ‘ The emergence of lethal surveillance: Watching and killing in the history of drone technology ’, Security Dialogue, 3 (), pp. – ; Linda de France, ‘Weaponized predator has 40 years of UCAV predecessors’, Aerospace Daily (26 February ). For example, when DOD began the Predator ACTD in , the Predator was considered technologically mature because its design was based on an existing UAV the Gnat Nevertheless, DOD still required that the Predator\'s performance be demonstrated.

    The Predator book series by multiple authors includes books Predator: Cold War, Predator: Big Game, Concrete Jungle, and several more. See the complete Predator series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Books shelved as predator: Predator: Concrete Jungle by Nathan Archer, Predator: Big Game by Sandy Schofield, Predator: Cold War by Nathan Archer, Aliens.

    The Predator ACTD: a case study for transition planning to the formal acquisition process / by Thirtle, Michael R. Published Loading. The Predator unmanned aerial system (UAS) is an example of a program that successfully delivered operational capability while transitioning into standard acquisition processes. Predator is the first program to use the Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration (ACTD) process to transition into the defense acquisition system. The.


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Department of Defense. Office of the Secretary of Defense.; National Defense Research Institute (U.S.)] -- In Junea new endurance unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) flew over Bosnia to surveil and provide all.

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Frete GRÁTIS em milhares de produtos com o Amazon Prime. Encontre diversos livros em Inglês e Outras Línguas com ótimos : Capa Comum. Results of Analysis of the Predator ACTD xx ACTDs Approved During FY, FY, and FY 14 Members of the Oversight Panel for the Predator ACTD 29 Predator Program Control and Communication Techniques 32 Predator POM 95 45 Demonstration Issues 52 Attributes Desired of an ACTD Demonstration Manager 54 The Predator MAE, Global Hawk HAE, and DarkStar LO-HAE fall under the endurance category.

Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration (ACTD) All three endurance UAV programs are using the ACTD strategy for development.

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Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration ACTD Air Warfare, Congress, the Predator, is being retired today. I asked Rick Whittle, who quite simply wrote the book on the subject, to tell our. "The Historical Context for the Predator ACTD." In The Predator ACTD: A Case Study for Transition Planning to the Formal Acquisition Process.

RAND Monograph. During the ACTD phase, three systems were purchased from GA, comprising twelve aircraft and three ground control stations. [10] From April through Maythe Predator ACTD aircraft were flown as a part of the Roving Sands exercises in the U.S.

The iconic weapon of the post era, the Predator, is being retired today. I asked Rick Whittle, who quite simply wrote the book on the subject, to tell our readers why Predator matters both as. In its first thirty-six months it resulted in the Predator unmanned aerial vehicle that monitored the accords in Bosnia.

By some 20 percent of ACTD products were supporting Operation Allied Force in Kosovo, By thirty products were deployed for Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan as well as Operation Noble Eagle at home.

The Maxwell Papers are the Air War College’s (AWC) selection of the best professional studies papers from its graduates. These works, meant to highlight topics of importance to senior leaders and support discussion and further investigation, demonstrate the excellent.

To date, ACTD projects for the Predator and Outrider UAV systems have been completed, and an active ACTD project for the Global Hawk UAV system is currently underway. Following the Vietnam War, the DoD initiated at least nine UAV acquisition programs that were later canceled before reaching completion, spending $4 B in the process.Predator.

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