Accession Number : AD0712792

Title :   WEAPON FIREPOWER POTENTIAL.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Taylor,James Bonade

Report Date : SEP 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : Methods are proposed for measuring the combat effectiveness of the main armament of tank and antitank weapons using firepower potential scores. A comparison of these scores can be used as a simplified screening process to decrease the number of candidate options that must be evaluated by simulation or detailed analysis. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TANKS(COMBAT VEHICLES), KILL PROBABILITIES), (*KILL PROBABILITIES, MATHEMATICAL MODELS), WEAPON SYSTEMS, THREAT EVALUATION, WEAPONS, MOBILITY, MAINTAINABILITY, INTERACTIONS, ANTITANK GUNS, OPERATIONS RESEARCH, PROBABILITY, THESES

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE