A Business Case Analysis for Upgrading the Current Aerial Reconnaissance Fleet to the Q400 Aircraft

Report Number: NPS-AM-11-170

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Q400 Aircraft

Report Series: Sponsored Report

Authors: Daniel Ramos, Adam Moodie

Title: A Business Case Analysis for Upgrading the Current Aerial Reconnaissance Fleet to the Q400 Aircraft

Published: 2011-11-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: Graduate Student

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2011/NPS-AM-11-170.pdf

Keywords: aircraft, life cycle, costs, aerial requirements

Abstract:

This report identifies the potential benefits and costs of upgrading the current fleet of DHC-7 aircraft to the Q400. We accomplish this through conducting an analysis of the Army