Accession Number:

AD0884259

Title:

Tactical Operations System. Basic System Description. Annex G. Army Air Operations.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

BUNKER-RAMO CORP CANOGA PARK CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

125.0

Abstract:

The Basic System Description BSD is a basic system specification for the Tactical Operations System TOS. TOS is an ADP system being developed to support Tactical Army Commanders in the 1975-1980 time frame. The Technical Summary of the BSD provides a general description of the TOS. Annex G supports the Technical Summary and is restricted to the functional application of Army Air Operations at division, corps and field army echelons. This application supports the Air Control Element ACE of the Tactical Operations Center TOC in the planning and implementing of reconnaissancesurveillance, direct fire support, aerial artillery support, air mobile and logisticaladministrative operations and for allocation and re-allocation of aviation resources. It includes use of information on location, availability, status, capabilities, configuration, and current and projected employment of Army aircraft. Annex G describes the data base, input and output formats, transaction processing and estimates the transaction loads and data base volumes. This application interfaces with Friendly Unit Information Annex B, Intelligence Collection Management Annex D, Terrain Intelligence Annex F and Weather Data Annex K. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Military Intelligence
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE