Accession Number:

ADA443567

Title:

A Shadow Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Improved Performance Research Integration Tool (IMPRINT) Model Supporting Future Combat Systems

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 2004-Sep 2005

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD HUMAN RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

This study describes the creation of an IMPRINT Improved Performance Research Integration Tool model to describe crew workload levels in the Shadow unmanned aerial vehicle UAV. Field data were collected for tasks performed by Shadow UAV crews. This model was developed to support the Armys Future Combat System, human robotics interaction Army Technology Objective. The design and operation of this model are discussed, along with several workload conclusions based on the models operation. Workload for individual crew members and as a crew entity is discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Pilotless Aircraft
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE