The Missions and Means Framework and the Art of the Trade Study: Combat Power

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The Missions and Means Framework (MMF) is an ideal structure for conducting trade studies. MMF has broad applicability in all aspects of the military decision-making and system acquisition process, from requirements development to Live Fire Testing.

In this session, we discuss the MMF trade study process as it relates to requirements development, especially force reconstitution and optimal force mix for specific missions.