weapon-system life-cycle overview

the A-7D experience

Publisher: Rand in Santa Monica

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  • United States. -- Air Force -- Weapons systems -- Costs,
  • Jet planes, Military -- Costs

Edition Notes

Other titlesThe A-7D experience
StatementJ. R. Nelson ... [et al.]
SeriesRand report -- R-1452-PR, R (Rand Corporation) -- R-1452-PR
ContributionsNelson, J. R, Rand Corporation
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 34 p. ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18095401M

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