Accession Number : AD0777020

Title :   Development of a Methodology for Obtaining Human Performance Reliability Data for a Machinegun System.

Descriptive Note : Final technical memo.,

Corporate Author : AAI CORP BALTIMORE MD

Personal Author(s) : McCalpin,Joseph P.

Report Date : FEB 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : The report describes the second in a series of efforts to establish a methodology for including human performance data in models of infantry weapon system reliability. The objectives of this study were to develop a task taxonomy to describe human performance errors to failures of weapon components. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Performance(Human), *Small arms, *Human factors engineering, Reliability, Machine guns, Methodology, Failure, Taxonomy, Weapon systems

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE