Accession Number : ADA018314

Title :   Report of the Ad Hoc Study Group on Guided Missile Training.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR OF DEFENSE RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Mead,Leonard C.

Report Date : MAR 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : This report contains conclusions and recommendations relative to Guided Missiles Training for the Department of Defense. The report was prepared by an Ad Hoc Group organized under the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Research and Engineering) and is based upon an extensive study and analysis of guided missiles training programs and plans both within the Department of Defense and industry. The excellent cooperation of the military departments in the conduct of the study is greatly appreciated and contributed materially to the quality of the report. The recommendations contained in the report are forward looking and constructive and are directed toward improved missile capability through improved human performance. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Guided missile personnel, Military training, Planning, Military requirements, Cost effectiveness, Technicians, Flight testing, Performance(Human), Efficiency, History

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE