Accession Number:

ADA285571

Title:

Automated Airdrop Information Retrieval System-Human Fact ors Database (AAIRS-HFD) (Users Manual)

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jan 1993-Feb 1994

Corporate Author:

GEO-CENTERS INC NEWTON CENTRE MA

Report Date:

1994-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

115.0

Abstract:

The Automated Airdrop Information Retrieval System-Human Factors Database AAIRS-HFD is a computerized system for the management of literature regarding human factors issues as related to airdrop systemscomponents. Two major categories define the focus and content of the database 1 Human Factors Issues major topics include Airdrop Delivery Method Jump Mission Characteristics Airdrop Tasks Procedures Hazards Emergencies Aerospace Biomechanical Factors Aerospace PhysiologicalMedical Factors Psychological Factors Personnel Attributes LoadCargo Attributes and Other Airdrop Human Factors Issues and 2 Airdrop SystemsComponents major topics include Static Line Personnel Parachute Assembly Military Free Fall Personnel Parachute Assembly Tandem Personnel Parachute System Individual Equipment Weapons Containers Container Release Assemblies Individual ProtectiveLife Support Equipment CargoResupply Parachute Assembly Free Fall CargoResupply Parachute Assemblies CargoResupply Container Systems CargoResupply Platform Systems Tools Equipment for Rigging Tools Equipment for Derigging Aircraft Components Training Devices and Other Airdrop SystemsComponents. System capabilities include text and keyword searches on-screen viewing printed reports maintenance of source and keyword databases and automated backups. This report contains detailed information regarding the operation of AAIRS-HFDs search modules including instructions for installing the system, conducting keyword and text searches, viewing results on-screen and generating printed output.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE