Accession Number:

ADA164618

Title:

Fire Commands for the M60A3 Tank. Booklet 5. Single Target Engagements

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH INST FOR THE BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

Research was performed to develop tank gunnery sustainment training materials for M60A3 armor crewmembers. This research product consists of 6 booklets for use by tank commanders in maintaining their knowledge and skill in issuing basic fire commands. The first booklet RP 83-01A provides an overview of fire command knowledges and contains training notes. The remaining five booklets provide practice in classifying threats RP 83-01B selecting ammo weapons RP 83-01C sequencing fire command elements RP 83-01D issuing fire commands for single engagements RP 83-01E and issuing fire commands for multiple and simultaneous engagements. This booklet will give you practice in constructing fire commands for single target engagements. The booklet contains battlefield scenarios. Each scenario includes A picture of the battlefield A short written description of the battlefield sitatuation and A question for you to answer.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles
  • Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE