Accession Number : AD0694351

Title :   RACOMS OPERATIONS MODULE.

Descriptive Note : Engineer design test rept. 5 Jun 68-31 Jan 69,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER TOPOGRAPHIC LABS FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Vena,Francis P.

Report Date : JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : Report covers the results of the Engineer Design Test for the Rapid Combat Mapping System (RACOMS) Operations Module. This module is a critical component of the RACOMS since it serves as the command control center for the entire system. Report concludes: (a) The module is suitable for effective control of system activities; (b) personnel highly experienced in mapping are required for operating this module; (c) special training of personnel is needed only for the operation of the electronic calculator; (d) no improvements of future models of this module are necessary. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TACTICAL WARFARE, MAPS), (*MAPS, PRODUCTION), VEHICLES, MOBILE, MAPPING, TOWED VEHICLES, QUALITY CONTROL, PRODUCTION CONTROL

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE