View NAF:NCV-3 Capability Phasing Subview



The NCV-3 Capability Phasing subview is part of the NATO Capability View and one of the 49 NATO Architecture Framework subviews*.

Version & Date

Version 3.1

* =  changed at 3.1

+ =  new at 3.1

The change history is derived from the definition of each NATO Architecture view within section 5.2.3 NATO Capability View (NCV) in AC/322(SC/1-WG/1)N(2009)0005-ADD2.  NATO Architecture Framework Version 3.1 document from .

See NAF Release History.


From the NATO Architecture Framework v3, CHAPTER 4, Section 4.4.3

The Capability Phasing (NCV-3) subview provides a representation of the available military capability at different points in time or during specific timeframes.

Covered by NATO release conditions.


The NCV-3 subview is used to represent the planned or current availability of military capabilities at different points in time or during specific periods of time. This subview is created by analyzing programmatic and deployment data to determine when system elements from NATO capability are to be deployed, upgraded and/or retired (this data may be provided in part by a Programme to Capability Mapping (NPV-2) subview). The systems identified are structured according to the required capabilities determined in the Capability Taxonomy (NCV-2) subview and the associated timeframes.

Covered by NATO release conditions.

Data Objects

From the NATO Architecture Framework v3.1, CHAPTER 5, Section

The data in an NCV-3 can include:

Covered by NATO release conditions.

From The MODAF Strategic Viewpoint p10:


Full size:File:MODAF StV-3 capabilityPhasing.gif

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This diagram is taken from MODAF 1.2.004 MODAF::StV-3 Capability Phasing View as it is identical to that in NAF 3.1 with the following substitutions for view/subview number:


Configuration History



The timeframes are provided by the NPV-2 Programme to Capability Mapping Subview.


Other Frameworks

See also:



Category:Framework -> View
Category:NAF -> Subview



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