Operational Readiness

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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Operational Readiness


one of the important concepts of reliability in technology; the probability that an article (motor, machine, or instrument) will be ready for work at an arbitrarily chosen moment in the intervals between periods of planned technical servicing. For established conditions of operation, the operational readiness is given by the equation

where T is mean cycles between failures and Tr is the mean time required for restoring the item to working order after a failure.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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