DSB TASK FORCE CORRECTIVE
MEASURES FOCUS ON TECHNICAL SOLUTION
The Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (USDR&E) recently has expressed more and more concern regarding this transition phase. Consequently, a task force was formed under the auspices of the DSB to review the various subsets of the transition from development to production. The formal terms of reference are summarized as follows:
Examine ways and methods that will define more clearly and accelerate
the transition from development into production.
Direct the inquiry toward both the producing industry and the
administering Government agency.
Recommend those disciplines and controls for application in those
activities comprising design, test, and production that result in the
timely delivery of a quality product to the operating