Accession Number:

ADA416921

Title:

Current and Future Load Bearing Equipment of the United States Marines: An Online Survey

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Apr-Sep 2002

Corporate Author:

ARMY SOLDIER AND BIOLOGICAL CHEMICAL COMMAND NATICK MA SOLDIER SYSTEMS CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2003-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

73.0

Abstract:

The U.S. Army Soldier and Biological Chemical Command SBCCOM and the U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command MARCORSYSCOM conducted an Internet-based survey to receive feedback on what features and capabilities Marines would like from load bearing equipment. This was done by creating an interactive on-line survey that Marines could access from personal computers. The survey was available on the Internet from July 1 2002 through Aug 31 2002 62 days. Information and a hyperlink to the survey were posted on the Marine Corps home page. The survey was completed by 7,037 Marines. Approximately one third n 2439 of these participants were infantry personnel. For the purposes of this report, only the responses from the Marine infantry will be cited.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE