alternate live fire test and evaluation plan
For programs under Director, Operational Test and Evaluation (DOT&E) Live Fire Test and Evaluation (LFT&E) oversight where Full-Up System Level testing is deemed unreasonably expensive and/or impracticable, the program office may submit an Alternate LFT&E Plan for DOT&E approval. The approved Alternate LFT&E Plan is part of the waiver package submitted to the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics (USD (AT&L)) who is the approval authority for the waiver and who will notify Congress. The waiver is due at Milestone B or as soon as practicable after program initiation.
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