WSARA 2009 Joint Strike Fighter Root Cause Analysis

June, 2010
IDA document: P-4612
FFRDC: Systems and Analyses Center
Type: Documents
Division: Cost Analysis and Research Division
Scot A. Arnold, Ji S. Byun, Harley A. Cloud, Alexander O. Gallo, Matthew W. Gonwa, Bruce R. Harmon, Prashant R. Patel, Colin D. Sullivan, John R. Hiller, Patricia F. Bronson See more authors
Growth in unit cost estimates for the Joint Strike Fighter program, from the initial estimate in 2001 to the current estimate in 2009 Selected Acquisition Report (SAR), has led to a "critical" Nunn-McCurdy breach and a subsequent recertification effort in FY 2010.