Development Planning for an Overhead Persistent Infrared Program

Development Planning for an Overhead Persistent Infrared Program First published May 2013, Crosslink® magazine Aerospace’s decision support framework was recently applied to an overhead persistent infrared (OPIR) enterprise development planning study. The study was prompted by downward funding trends and enhanced operational capability needs. Funding for OPIR missions may be restricted to current program resources […]  More »

Developing Planning and Decision Support

Developing Planning and Decision Support Implementing a decision support framework in front-end systems engineering and development planning improves acquisitions for space programs. Ljubomir B. Jocic and James Gee   Since its inception more than fifty years ago, The Aerospace Corporation has been supporting space system concept exploration, planning, and government decision-making in many programs and […]  More »