Integrated Logistics Support Handbook

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9780070331396: Integrated Logistics Support Handbook

The principles and methods of integrated logistics support (ILS) are crucial to the development of military as well as consumer product applications. This work incorporates the latest requirements for all areas of ILS, including reliability and maintainability engineering, maintenance planning, provisioning, and training. The book also includes the new AECMA requirements for the international market.

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All the ILS expertise needed to achieve a more supportable system and cost-effective support infrastructure

Engineers and managers can turn to the updated Third Edition of Integrated Logistics Support Handbook for expert guidance on applying Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) for acquisition and procurement planning in new product development. Long-established as the definitive ILS resource, this handbook distills thousands of pages of directives, instructions, and related material into a coherent, one-stop reference that can be used to enhance any military or commercial project. The Third Edition features new information on reliability and maintainability engineering…testability…supportability engineering…cost of ownership…personnel…support equipment…training…technical documentation…level-of-repair analysis…software support…life-cycle cost…logistics plans…contracts…and much more.

Filled with step-by-step guidelines and 300 illustrations, the updated Integrated Logistics Support Handbook explains how to:

  • Apply MIL HDBK 502, Acquisition Logistics
  • Meet the requirements of MIL-PRF 49506, Logistics Management Information
  • Develop and measure Performance-Based Logistics requirements
  • New to this edition: applications of ILS to software-based systems, applications to commercial off-the-shelf solutions, and the latest Department of Defense requirements

Get Complete Guidance on Every ILS Topic:* Introduction to Logistics * Reliability Engineering * Maintainability Engineering * Testability Engineering * Supportability Engineering * Availability * Maintenance Planning * Personnel * Support Equipment * Provisioning and Supply Support * Technical Manuals * Training and Training Equipment * Facilities * Packaging, Handling, Storage, and Transportability * System Safety and Human Factors Engineering * Level-of-Repair Analysis * Reliability-Centered Maintenance * Software Support * Cost of Ownership * Logistic Support Analysis * Supportability Analysis * Logistic Support Information * Logistics Plans * Contracting * Logistics Management * References * Abbreviations and Acronyms

About the Author:

James V. Jones, president of Logistics Management Associates in Irvine, California, is an internationally recognized expert on supportability engineering and integrated logistics support. He is a logistics professor at The University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom, and has been a guest lecturer at other colleges and universities. The author of several technical reference books, Mr. Jones is sought after as a consultant, lecturer, and educator around the world.

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Jones, James V.
Published by McGraw-Hill Professional (1998)
ISBN 10: 0070331391 ISBN 13: 9780070331396
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1

Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070331391

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