Quantifying the Impact of Maintenance Manpower on H-60 Helicopter Readiness in the Army National Guard, WEAI Defense Session, Personnel Factors and Readiness, WEAI June 2020

June, 2020
IDA document: P-14271
FFRDC: Systems and Analyses Center
Type: Documents
Division: Strategy, Forces and Resources Division
Michael R. Guggisberg, Nathaniel T. Latshaw, Christopher Sampah, Julie A. Lockwood, Joseph M. King, Minerva S. Song See more authors
This research quantified the relationship between maintenance manpower investments and H-60 helicopter readiness in the Army National Guard (ARNG). Using causal econometric methods, we found that increasing the number of MilTech mechanics at ARNG aviation support facilities reduces helicopter maintenance timelines.