Skip Navigation Links
MenuExpand
ASSIST
   Data updated: 22 Nov 2017. Home |  About Quick Search |  ASSIST |  ASSIST Updates Document Details

Document ID:   MIL-HDBK-217       Scroll down to access document images

Overview
Title:  Reliability Prediction of Electronic Equipment
Scope:  The purpose of this handbook is to establish and maintain consistant and uniform methods for estimating the inherent reliability (i.e., the reliability of a mature design) of military electronic equipment and systems. It provides a common basis for reliability predictions during acquisition programs for military electronic systems and equipment. It also establishes a common basis for comparing and evaluating reliability predictions of related or competitive designs. The handbook is intended to be used as a tool to increase the reliability of the equipment being designed.
Status:  Active Document Date:  28-FEB-1995      
  Next Review Due:  27-FEB-2000
SESS Doc Category:   Department of Defense Handbook  

Responsibilities
Lead Standardization Activity:  SE  ODASD(SE)  
  Preparing Activity: SH  Naval Sea Systems Command (Ship Systems)
Coordination:  Full  
Army Custodian:  CR   US Army Communications Electronics Command  
Navy Custodian:  SH   Naval Sea Systems Command (Ship Systems)  
Air Force Custodian:  85   Air Force Life Cycle Management Center - Electronic Components, Wire and Ca  

Changes to military standards or handbooks issued after August 1, 2003 are incorporated in the modified document.
Revision History Click on column headings for a description of column content.
MediaDocument Part DescriptionDist StmtDocument DatePagesSize
Document ImageRevision F Change Notice 2 A28-FEB-1995805791.3 KB
Document ImageRevision F Change Notice 1 A10-JUL-1992371211.9 KB
Document ImageRevision F A02-DEC-199120513940.6 KB
Document ImageRevision E A27-OCT-198653811274.6 KB

NOTE: It is recommended that you use Adobe Reader v7.0 or higher for optimal download performance; older versions should continue to work, but downloading large files may appear to take longer, so please be patient in those cases.


Department of Defense DLA Document Services, Building 4/D, 700 Robbins Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111-5094.
Address questions to ASSIST Help Desk at
215-737-8000 [DSN: 444-8000 ].
Privacy and Security Information and Section 508 Compliance Information. Questions or comments: ASSIST Feedback.
Go to Defense Standardization Program

WARNING: UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THIS UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT COMPUTER SYSTEM AND SOFTWARE IS PROHIBITED BY PUBLIC LAW 99-474 (THE COMPUTER FRAUD AND ABUSE ACT OF 1986) AND CAN RESULT IN ADMINISTRATIVE, DISCIPLINARY OR CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS.