Accession Number : ADA137133

Title :   Acquiring Better Maintenance Trainers. Lessons Learned in the F-16 SAMT (Simulated Aircraft Maintenance Trainers) Study.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : APPLIED SCIENCE ASSOCIATES INC VALENCIA PA

Personal Author(s) : Fitzpatrick,J A ; Hritz,R J

PDF Url : ADA137133

Report Date : Jan 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : This paper presents lessons learned about how to design future maintenance trainers as well as how to conduct training and cost effectiveness studies. Information presented includes background information on the trainers and the F-16 Training Program and cost effectiveness of maintenance trainers in general and of the Simulated Aircraft Maintenance Trainers (SAMTs) in particular. Also included in this paper are specific lessons learned in the areas of trainer design, trainer evaluation, and training systems. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Aircraft maintenance, *Air Force training, *Training devices, Simulators, Man machine systems, Operational effectiveness, Cost effectiveness, Life cycles, Life expectancy(Service life), Teaching methods, Instructions, Students, Learning, Human factors engineering

Subject Categories : Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE