Key F-35 Maintenance And Logistics System Shows 80 Percent False-Positive Rate

By Tony Bertuca / April 14, 2015 at 6:48 PM
The program manager for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter told lawmakers Tuesday that a key maintenance and logistics information system tasked with identifying problems with the aircraft is producing false-positives to the tune of 80 percent and must be redesigned and upgraded. Air Force Lt. Gen. Christopher Bogdan, the joint program manager for the F-35, said the Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS) is undergoing a series of upgrades to improve its reliability and is also being redesigned from its current...

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