This document presents excerpts from reports developed to analyze "actual aircraft cost/benefits results". These are presented as follows:
a. First, to outline the benefits and cost elements pertaining to EMS that may be used in performing a cost versus benefits analysis. b. Second, to present considerations for use in conducting the analysis. c. Third, to provide examples of analyses and results as they relate to the user/operator and decision-maker community.
The document encompasses helicopters and fixed wing aircraft and distinguishes between civilian and military considerations.
This document is not intended to be used as a technical guide, nor is it intended to provide methodologies, be a legal document, or be a standard. The findings are informational and are presented in the words of the report authors.