Rapid Acquisition Pathways
Acquisition professionals have multiple rapid acquisition pathways to deliver capabilities.
- Field a prototype in an operational environment within 5 years
- Field production quantities with min development within 5 years
- Fulfill urgent operational needs within 2 years, below ACAT I
- JUONs, UONs, JEONs via 5000.02 Enclosure 13
DoD will develop a culture of rapid and meaningful innovation, streamline requirements
and acquisition processes, and promote responsible risk-taking and personal initiative.