Accession Number:

ADA200115

Title:

A Comparison of the National Training Center and the JANUS (T) (TRASANA) Combat Model Battle Results

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

129.0

Abstract:

This thesis compares the weapon systems losses experienced at the National Training Center NTC with weapon systems losses in the high resolution combat model JANUS TRASANA for the Defend in Sector battle scenario at the Siberia location of the NTC. The scenario is fought between a United States Army Battalion Task Force against a Soviet Motorized Rife Regiment. The comparison was conducted at both the aggregate and individual weapon system level. The comparison showed that the JANUS T model results in a higher number of losses for both the red and blue forces than was observed at the NTC. Additionally, the comparison showed that red force BMP weapon system and the blue force TOW weapon system both wire guided anti-tank missile platforms to be much more lethal in the JANUS T model than was observed at the NTC. Keywords Direct Fire Army training Military doctrine These.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE