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Document ID:   MIL-HDBK-189       Scroll down to access document images

Overview
Title:  Reliability Growth Management
Scope:  This guide provides an understanding of the concepts and principles of reliability growth. Guidelines and procedures to be used in managing reliability growth are also presented. This guide is not intended to serve as a reliability growth plan to be applied to a program without any tailoring. When used in conjunction with knowledge of the system and its acquisition program, it will allow for the development of a reliability growth management plan that results in a final system that meets its requirements and lowers the life cycle costs of the fielded system.
Status:  Active Document Date:  18-MAR-2016      
  Next Review Due:  17-MAR-2021
SESS Doc Category:   Department of Defense Handbook  

Responsibilities
Lead Standardization Activity:  SE  ODASD(SE)  
  Preparing Activity: SY  U.S. Army Materiel Systems Analysis Activity (AMSAA)
Coordination:  Full  
Army Custodian:  SY   U.S. Army Materiel Systems Analysis Activity (AMSAA)  
Navy Custodian:  EC   Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command  
Air Force Custodian:  11   Air Force Life Cycle Management Center - Aircraft Systems  

Changes to military standards or handbooks issued after August 1, 2003 are incorporated in the modified document.
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MediaDocument Part DescriptionDist StmtDocument DatePagesSize
Document ImageRevision C Notice 1 - ValidationA18-MAR-201612.0 KB
Document ImageRevision C A14-JUN-20111492329.5 KB
Document ImageRevision B Notice 1 - AdministrativeA17-MAY-2010135.8 KB
Document ImageRevision A Interim Revision A10-SEP-20094035616.8 KB
Document ImageNotice 1 - ValidationA24-OCT-200012.3 KB
Document ImageBase Document A13-FEB-19811555244.2 KB

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