Accession Number : AD0287944

Title :   REVIEW OF HUMAN FACTORS STUDIES OF M-113 AND A NEW CONCEPT ARMORED SQUAD CARRIER

Corporate Author : HUMAN ENGINEERING LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : CORONA,BERNARD M.

Report Date : AUG 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : This report summarizes some of the basic human factor problems existing in the M-113 APC, and describes a human factor design approach for a new Armored S uad Carrier Con ept. In addition, a new concept mock-up, based on some of the design parameters listed, was built and is described. The new concept emphasizes areas of crew efficiency and stowage of equipment. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ARMORED VEHICLES, *HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, TRANSPORTATION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE