Accession Number:

ADA231156

Title:

An Analysis of Skill Transfer for Tank Gunnery Performance Using TOPGUN, VIGS, and ICOFT Trainers

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Aug 1988-Jul 1989

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA ORLANDO INST FOR SIMULATION AND TRAINING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

114.0

Abstract:

This study was performed to determine 1 whether performance improves during part-task tank gunnery training on TOPGUN and VIGS devices 2 whether TOPGUN performance transfers to VIGS performance, and vice versa 3 whether training performance on VIGS and TOPGUN transfers to gunnery performance an a high-fidelity trainer--the Institutional Conduct-of-Fire Trainer ICOFT 4 which sequence of training TOPGUN-VIGS or VIGS-TOPGUN shows better transfer to ICOFT and 5 whether selected aptitude, ability, motivational, and demographic measures predict TOPGUN, VIGS, and ICOFT performance.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE