Accession Number : AD0867772

Title :   Adverse Effects of Slopes on Military Operations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : ARMY ADVANCED MATERIEL CONCEPTS AGENCY ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date : 20 SEP 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 55

Abstract : The report identifies problem areas associated with adverse slope operations which might be reduced by advanced materiel concepts for future research and development. Problems and suggested solutions are presented in the fields of mobility, weapons employment, fields of fire aiming devices field mess equipment, personnel factors, and human behavior. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MILITARY OPERATIONS, TERRAIN), (*TERRAIN, TRAFFICABILITY), TRAFFICABILITY, MOBILITY, VEHICLES, EARTH HANDLING EQUIPMENT, ARTILLERY, PROJECTILES, BALLISTICS, MILITARY PERSONNEL, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, LOGISTICS.

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE