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Author: Glenn A Kent; David A Ochmanek; United States. Air Force.; Project Air Force (U.S.). Strategy and Doctrine Program.; Rand Corporation.
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2003.
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The report lays out a framework for modernizing that the Air Force can use to develop new operational concepts in the context of joint-service requirements, to organize analyses for assessing capabilities, and to effectively advocate Air Force programs to "deciders' in the Office of the Secretary of Defense and Congress. The work builds on earlier work on a strategies-to-tasks framework, concept development, and  Read more...
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Kent, Glenn A., 1915-
Framework for modernization within the United States Air Force.
Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2003
(DLC) 2003010854
(OCoLC)52271388
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn A Kent; David A Ochmanek; United States. Air Force.; Project Air Force (U.S.). Strategy and Doctrine Program.; Rand Corporation.
ISBN: 0833034278 9780833034274 1598753029 9781598753028
OCLC Number: 855305022
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 41 pages) : illustrations
Other Titles: Framework for modernization within the United States Air Force (Online)
Responsibility: Glenn A. Kent, David A. Ochmanek.

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The report lays out a framework for modernizing that the Air Force can use to develop new operational concepts in the context of joint-service requirements, to organize analyses for assessing capabilities, and to effectively advocate Air Force programs to "deciders' in the Office of the Secretary of Defense and Congress. The work builds on earlier work on a strategies-to-tasks framework, concept development, and up-front planning. The broad conceptual framework promotes innovation and modernization of Air Force capabilities and is consistent with the chief-of-staff's emphasis that capabilities be developed and fielded in a timely manner. The framework offers a clearly defined set of relevant terms applicable at several levels of operation; it identifies (generically) the principal actors within the Air Force who are guiding and promoting innovation; it lays out a process governing the interactions among these principal actors; and it lists operational capabilities, derived from the defense strategy and from joint-service employment concepts, that could be used to organize modernization efforts.

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