Reliability and Maintainability from an Airline Standpoint - ATA Reliability & Maintainability Subcommittee 700326
An Air Transport Association Reliability and Maintainability Subcommittee has been formed to develop and nurture R & M concepts within the airline industry. The subcommittee summarizes its views concerning the relationship of the designer to R & M. Some basic information is provided covering the airline operating environment. Specifically, the importance of the need for a better balance between R & M and other design parameters is emphasized. Data are provided on the cost impact of poor reliability and maintainability.
Citation: Roberson, K., Thatcher, R., McCallman, R., Dobbins, R. et al., "Reliability and Maintainability from an Airline Standpoint - ATA Reliability & Maintainability Subcommittee," SAE Technical Paper 700326, 1970, https://doi.org/10.4271/700326. Download Citation
K. D. Roberson, R. J. Thatcher, R. E. McCallman, R. W. Dobbins, B. M. Meador, F. S. Nowlan