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Independent, The (Newspaper) - January 8, 1958, Pasadena, CaliforniaA Chait shows in Anns lag by cont mix unless pretext fall the Prodi Tous task of overtaking the soviet Union in rocketry space probing and educational programs will be marked by time was 1 1 n a temper ruffling wrangling1. In Many Fields civilian and military men. Like Gen. James m. Gavin have risked and Are risking their futures in an Effort to get the de railed american missiles program Back on the tracks and headed in one direction. Chat shows lag lost in the shuffle was a Chart presented to in. Lyndon Johnson s prepared Ness subcommittee by the air Force to stress the strik ing differences Between the amount of time the . Needs and Russia needs to plan and execute a weapons system. Or. J. Stirling Liv Ingston Harvard professor explained it. He said let me just Point out two or three things about this Chart before we go on. First the total planning time. From five to six years arc required for planning of one of our air weapons sys tem s. In the soviet apr Nix Matolsy a year and a half is required for planning time. In Oiher words it takes us As Lone 1o decide to build weapon As it takes the soviets to decide and build it. Take also a look at the figures for total design and development and production time. In our country it takes approximately five years on the average and the soviets Are Able to do this in three and a half years. Consider the problem of Lead Lime in terms of military h e said. If we assume it takes the russians As Long As it takes us to build a weapons system then we can deceive ourselves into believing we Are he traced the tedious Steps which . Rocket men must take before their dreams even it accepted can enter the rocket race in substantive form. Fryear study first a development plan Ning objective is established and this is based upon the strategic and tactical need or. Wershek von Maun funds held up and a scientific concept that the weapon can he devel oped. A feasibility study is then undertaken to make sure that the ideas in the earlier stage were sound and then an operational requirement is developed which spells out specifically the kind of weapon to be built. This step takes on the average three years. The second step is to plan for the development of the weapon. There Are three Steps under this particular step. A development plan is prepared which is a technical appraisal of How this is to be done. Then a development directive is issued which approves Ilie. Concept and authorizes the funds to proceed. Then a contractor is s e i e c t e d. On the. Average this takes be tween t w o and three years. The third step is the de sign and development of the weapon itself. In other words nothing is started up to this Point except studies. A research and develop ment contract is let. The contractor next makes a mock up of the weapons decision and when that decision is made he prepares a design. The design then must be approved. Prototype made next a prototype is produced. The prototype is finally tested. The fourth step is production of inventory. Then after the production bugs Are out of the system a production Accel authorization is Given and the weapon is in full the air Force charts noted that the Thor first planned in 9ol, was ready to test in 1955. The 1.500 mile Irby is now in pro Sod to y it tii american overseas bases and perhaps several nato countries by the end of 1958. The Atlas. To a. Later rim until ballistic rats site begun in 3946. As yet h has not fully functioned. Or. Wernher von Braun who developed the v-2 for Hitler and now works for the . Army s missiles program cast Light on other delays. There Are quite a few Dally problems that we have to Cope he said for example right now we get t decision to produce the Jupiter but we Don t get the Inouye to finance it. In this Way six valuable weeks have been the German expert said he had no doubt that the russians were ahead of the . In ballistic missiles and satellites. He added i was convinced when i came to America 1945 that by 1950. If we had continued a program like the one going on at Peene Munde Ger Many during the War we would have an tomorrow some approaches to the Way out it Ridini Tuu Birthra York store wide clearance on Flo Nina clothes Wool dresses starting at crept artists Black and Colon including Motu by Don Loper Renea Youhg viewpoint 14 29 142 South Lake ave. Juit South Itrat january clothing event men s clothing 615 e. 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