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ADVANCED MISSILE SAFE AND ARM (S&A) CONCEPTS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
17861
Program Year/Program:
1993 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
17861
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Quantic Industries, Inc.
990 Commercial Street San Carlos, CA 94070
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1993
Title: ADVANCED MISSILE SAFE AND ARM (S&A) CONCEPTS
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $499,893.00
 

Abstract:

QUANTIC INDUSTRIES, INC., HAS BEEN A MAJOR FORCE IN THE TRANSITION OF SAFE AND ARM (S&A) DEVICES FROM ALL-MECHANICAL OUT-OF-LINE TO ALL-ELECTRONIC IN-LINE. HOWEVER, IN SOME CASES, A HYBRID MIX OF ELECTRONICS AND MECHANISMS WOULD RESULT IN MORE EFFECTIVE (S&A) IN TERMS OF LIFE CYCLE COST AND/OR SIZE/WEIGHT WHILE STILL MEETING THE REQUIRED PERFORMANCE AND SAFETY/RELIABILITY REQUIREMENTS. IN ORDER TO SELECT THE BEST POSSIBLE SOLUTION FOR AN ADVANCED MISSILE S&A, THE AVAILABLE TECHNOLOGIES MUST BE EVALUATED AGAINST THE DESIRED ATTRIBUTES USING THE SYSTEM SPECIFIC CONSTRAINTS. SUCH A COMPREHENSIVE TRADE STUDY REQUIRES SEVERAL MAN-MONTHS OF EFFORT AS PROPOSED HEREIN. THE TRADE STUDY REQUIRES IDENTIFICATION OF BOTH SYSTEM AND PROGRAMMATIC CONSTRAINTS, POSTULATING GENERIC DESIGNS WHICH MIX AND MATCH ALL AVAILABLE TECHNOLOGIES WHICH COULD MEET THOSE CONSTRAINTS, AND EVALUATING THE COMMON ATTRIBUTES OF EACH DESIGN AGAINST EACH OTHER AND/OR A SPECIFIED BASELINE DESIGN TO SELECT THE BEST CANDIDATE(S) DESIGN. THE PROPOSAL PROVIDES AN EXAMPLE OF THE EVALUATION MATRIX WHICH WILL BE USED AND ONE SAMPLE POSTULATED DESIGN.

Principal Investigator:

Robert R. Durrell
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Quantic Industries, Inc.
990 Commercial Street San Carlos, CA 94070

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No