Accession Number:

ADA034846

Title:

StatisticA1 Analysis Report of the M60A1 Camouflage Test.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMBINED ARMS COMBAT DEVELOPMENTS ACTIVITY FORT LEAVENWORTH KANS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

97.0

Abstract:

Technical Report TR 11-76 uses data collected from the M60A1 camouflage test to determine the effect of camouflage applications on the ability of threat observers to detectidentifyacquire camouflaged and uncamouflaged M60A1 tanks. Camouflage effectiveness was assessed for static and dynamic tank targets in both day and nighttime environments. Other factors addressed in the test were test site various vegetationterrain conditions and observer tactical approach mode ground-foot patrol, wheeled vehicle, and tank vehicle aerial-pop-up and reconnaissance route. Measures of performance analyzed are the time to target detectionidentificationacquisition and the ranges at which these event times occurred.

Subject Categories:

  • Optical Detection and Detectors
  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE