Accession Number:

ADA156801

Title:

Fire Commands for the M1 Tank

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH INST FOR THE BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

295.0

Abstract:

Research was conducted to develop tank gunnery sustainment training materials for M1 Abrams tank crewmembers. The research product developed consists of six booklets for use by tank commanders in maintaining their knowledge and skills in issuing fire commands. The first booklet presents an overview of fire command knowledges while the remaining booklets provide practice in classifying threats ammunitionweapon selection sequence of initial fire commands single target engagements. Keywords Army training M1 Abrams tanks Individual skills training Tank gunnery Fire commands Tank commanders Tank gunners Cross training Unit training Battlefield scenarios Self-study guides.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE