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Implementing Cross-Functional Teams in an IPPD Environment
Lean Aircraft Initiative Implementation Workshop report
LAI Healthcare Research
Agenda: • Research Motivation and LAI Alignment • LAI Healthcare Research Pipeline • Overview of Research Projects • Final Comments
Challenges in the Better, Faster, Cheaper Era of Aeronautical Design, Engineering, and Manufacturing
“Better, Faster, Cheaper” (BFC) emerged in the 1990s as a new paradigm for aerospace products. In this paper, we examine some of the underlying reasons for BFC and offer some thoughts to help frame the thinking and ...
Toward Lean Hardware/Software System Development: Evaluation of Selected Complex Electronic System Development Methodologies
As part of the Lean Aircraft Initiative, a research program studying the applicability of lean production principles to the defense aircraft industry sponsored by the Air Force and over 20 aerospace companies, this report ...
Improving the Software Upgrade Value Stream
This paper reports findings from a two-year study to identify Lean practices for deriving software requirements from aerospace system level requirements, with a goal towards improving the software upgrade value stream. ...