Accession Number : AD0829807

Title :   VERBAL AND NON-VERBAL MEASURES OF OPERATIONAL LAUNCH CREW PERFORMANCE(TD-58-0109),

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Meister, D.

Report Date : 01 AUG 1958

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : In order to implement TD 58-0109 (Crew Procedures Research and Trainer Development Program) a series of preliminary verbal and non-verbal measures of the efficiency of operational launch crew performance were developed. These include: (1) Observer checklist--responses to equipment stimuli, to other crew members, and to self-induced stimuli; (2) Rating scales; (3) Measures of communications adequacy; (4) Subjective opinion revealed in debriefing sessions.

Descriptors :   (*SURFACE TO SURFACE MISSILES, LAUNCHING), (*CHECKOUT PROCEDURES, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)), (*GUIDED MISSILE PERSONNEL, VERBAL BEHAVIOR), EFFICIENCY, TEST METHODS, INTERACTIONS, BEHAVIOR, DECISION MAKING, VOICE COMMUNICATIONS.

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support
      Surface-launched Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE