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FA-4 Prototyping, Pre-Production, Model-Making, and Fabrication Support

This functional area consists of the building, fabrication, testing, evaluating and operating reduced and full scale models, mock-ups, prototypes, pre-production units and research and development (R&D) test tools of electronic and electro-mechanical systems and system elements. Fabrication and machining of replacement parts or equipments for fielded systems or platforms is included. Includes the use of traditional materials as well as new composite materials.

FA-1
Research and Development Support
FA-2
Engineering, System Engineering and Process Engineering Support
FA-3
Modeling, Simulation, Stimulation, and Analysis Support
FA-4
Prototyping, Pre-Production, Model-Making, and Fabrication Support
FA-5
System Design Documentation and Technical Data Support
FA-6
Software Engineering, Development, Programming and Network Support
FA-7
Reliability, Maintainability, and Availability (RM&A) Support
FA-8
Human Factors, Performance, and Usability Engineering Support
FA-9
System Safety Engineering Support
FA-10
Configuration Management (CM) Support
FA-11
Quality Assurance (QA) Support
FA-12
IS/IA/IT - Information System (IS) Development, Information Assurance (IA), and Information Technology (IT) Support
FA-13
Inactivation and Disposal Support
FA-14
Interoperability, Test and Evaluation, Trials Support
FA-15
Measurement Facilities, Range, and Instrumentation Support
FA-16
Logistics Support
FA-17
Supply and Provisioning Support
FA-18
Training Support
FA-19
In-Service Engineering, Fleet Introduction, Installation and Checkout Support
FA-20
Program Support
FA-21
Functional and Administrative Support
FA-22
Public Affairs and Multimedia Support