AIR FORCE - AFI 63-138
ACQUISITION OF SERVICES
|Publication Date:||11 May 2017|
The purpose of this AFI is to ensure AF contracted services are delivered to the warfighter effectively, efficiently, and in a timely manner. This instruction seeks to encourage a synergistic relationship within the services acquisition community, which consists of program managers, contracting officers/specialists
Establishes policy guidance and implement a management structure for the acquisition of services IAW §10 USC 2330.
Defines roles, assigns responsibilities, establishes review and approval expectations of all participants responsible for acquiring services, and provides direction for acquiring services IAW §10 USC 2330.
Defines and establishes processes to implement the AF Support Services Requirements Review (SSRR).
Identifies acquisition planning considerations for services acquisition.
Establishes the requirement for the use of a Strategic Management Tool (SMT) and introduces future procedures for data input and management of service requirements.
Establishes the requirements definition procedures and processes to ensure the government contracted services conform to the quality and performance requirements of the contract.