Accession Number:

ADA164854

Title:

Fire Commands for the M60A3 Tank. Booklet 3. Ammunition/Weapon Selection

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:

48.0

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 commmand elements RP 83-01D issuing fire commands for single engagements RP 83-01E and issuing fire commands for multiple and simultaneous engagements RP 83-01F. This booklet will give you practice in selecting ammunitionweapons for engaging different targets. The booklet contains battlefield scanarios. Each scenario includes A picture of the battlefield, and a short written description of the battlefield situation.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles
  • Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE