Accession Number:

ADA371869

Title:

Infantry Situation Awareness. Papers from the 1998 Infantry Situation Awareness Workshop

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jul-31 Dec 98

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH INST FOR THE BEHAVIORAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

1998-12-31

Pagination or Media Count:

206.0

Abstract:

This volume contains papers developed from the Infantry Situation Awareness Workshop, held at Fort Benning, Georgia, 29-30 September 1998. It consists of 16 chapters representing the views of key program participants on Infantry situation awareness SA issues. Specifically, five questions were addressed 1 What the most critical Infantry SA requirements 2 what new training techniques and requirements are needed 3 what pitfalls should the Army try to avoid in its drive to enhance SA 4 how can SA be measured in Infantry soldiers and teams and 5 what the most critical Training, leader, and Soldier SA research issues that the Army should address in the next five years. These questions were addressed at four levels of echelon individual combatants and squads platoons, companies, and battalions infantry brigades and future Infantry teams. Implications for future Infantry SA research and development are discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE